Ummm… guys. I’m in the New York Times. Impatience Has Its Reward Article Gyah!!!
There’s an interesting article here about a school library removing Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut and Twenty Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler from their shelves. There was an attempt to get Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson removed as well. Apparently the books are not, in their eyes, curriculum friendly.
The new Indiebound Winter 2010/2011 Kids list is out. You can find a preview of it here. – BP – Follow the Reader – Bloglovin’ Booklikes Facebook Goodreads Google+ Library Thing Pinterest Riffle Twitter
There’s a very interesting article here about James Frey’s Young Adult publishing scheme called Full fathom Five. I find much of what he is doing with it to be both insulting and appalling. He also sounds over defensive and aggressive about what happened with the A Million Little Pieces debacle.
The new Indiebound Kids list is out. I did not make it, but there are some great books in there.
This looks like total fun. Can’t wait to see how it pans out. Also, my picks per round. ~ Round 1 ~ 1. Katsa 2. Christopher Chant
There’s a very interesting blog courtesy of one Mr. Philip Reeve here.
There’s an interesting article about Anne Rice in the Washington Post today.
There’s a great article in the times written by Neil Gaiman about Bradbury and his influence. That said I have yet to read Bradbury… bad sci fi fan…bad bad. -BP – Follow the Reader – Bloglovin’ Facebook Goodreads Google+ Library Thing Pinterest Riffle Twitter
This is kinda nifty. Also out but not on list… Little Vampire Women. Discuss. -BP – Follow the Reader – Bloglovin’ Facebook Goodreads Google+ Library Thing Pinterest Riffle Twitter