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Hatching out tips about terrific books to read.
Hatching out fun and informative activities to go with those books.
Hatching out ideas to help educators and families assist kids on their reading journeys.
Book Egg is about sharing because learning is sharing your knowledge.
Sunday, November 25, 2012
A List of a few "Best Books" Lists
A list of a few "Best Books" Lists
#1-Ask a Nerdy Book Club member
#2-Do some reading and researching
Quickly Compiled List of Book Related Websites of Award Winners, Recommendation, Kids Choices, and more to prepare for tonight's Twitter #titletalk session. #titletalk is an amazing resource driven by teachers, librarians, authors, and book lovers around the whole all joining together to discuss books and book topics.
Every library's needs are as different as the patrons who utilize it. My elementary/middle school is a dual language school set on a university campus. I have many category needs to address and a very small purchasing budget. I keep my eyes sharp as a hawk's always on the lookout for those perfect books that will address multiple needs. My books have to multi-task just as much as I do.
Here are a few websites that I have found to be helpful in my Book Quest each year. These are in no particular order
ALA Book List Online Reviews Includes reviews of the day, twitter streams, latest articles about books, anything about books that is trending.
2012 Children's Choices Books voted on by children for children. List compiled jointly by IRA and CBC for use by librarians, teachers, caregivers, parents, grandparents, and anyone interested in what kids truly want to read.