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Monthly Archives: January 2014

Lola Goes to Work from Creston Books reviewed by Kirkus

“Not all working dogs are big and powerful, like police or rescue dogs. Some are tiny and gentle, like little Lola, a 5-pound Yorkshire terrier from California certified as a therapy dog. Lola narrates her own story with just one … Continue reading

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Perseus Books Group ALA Midwinter Booth #640

In Booth author signings- Saturday- 10:00 am:  Bethany Crandell booth signing (RP) 12:00 pm:  Eric Devine booth signing (RP) 2:30 pm:  Haroon K. Ullah booth signing (PA) 4:30 pm :  Leah Eskin booth signing (RP) Sunday- 10:00 am:  Tara Altebrando … Continue reading

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Library Reads ALA Session – Saturaday Jan 25 -11:30 am–12:30 pm – PCC-114 Lecture Hall

   LibraryReads  The Nationwide Library Staff Picks List Every day public library staff share books they love with their users. Now, you can reach beyond the library walls to tell the rest of the country about the books you can’t … Continue reading

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LMC Review features Mermaid in Chelsea Creek from McSweeney’s McMullens

“The legend says that a girl will be born who will crave salt to stay pure and will bring a magic that will save the distorted world.  Sophie is that girl, and she has been hidden in plain sight in … Continue reading

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Consortium is going to Midwinter!
Consortium is going to Midwinter!

ALA Midwinter is quickly approaching–less than three weeks to go! Stop by and see Consortium in booth 411. We’ll have author signings, stacks of great, new galleys to give away, and bunches of swag and catalogs and other fun things … Continue reading

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Kirkus Review: Azzi In Between from Frances Lincoln Children’s Books

Kirkus reviewed this  haunting story of a family’s flight from danger to a new life in a new country. “Though given a British setting, this sensitive tale of a young war refugee slowly adapting to a new life will strike … Continue reading

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Encourage creativity with Trash to Treasure from Scarletta

With easy step-by-step instructions, this book will help kids from age nine get creative, recycle and repurpose their trash into handmade treasures. All projects feature common everyday items to reuse in a fun new way. From bottle-top pop art to felted tin-can organizers, … Continue reading

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