Abby the Librarian
By day, collection development librarian in Southern Indiana. By night, blogger extraordinaire.
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Monday, July 22, 2019
#24in48 Finish Line!
This weekend was the 24 in 48 Readathon and it was a blast. I ended up logging 24 hours of reading with about 10 minutes to spare Sunday ni...
Friday, July 19, 2019
It's time for another 24 in 48 Readathon ! Starting Saturday, July 20 at 12:01am, participants will try to read 24 hours of the next ...
Monday, July 8, 2019
Our First StoryWalk!
This summer, a professional dream of mine came true. Our library put in our first StoryWalk at a local park. I have always wante...
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Planet Earth is Blue
Planet Earth is Blue by Nicole Panteleakos. Grades 4-7. Random House, May 2019. 240 pages. Review copy provided by publisher. Boo...
Monday, June 10, 2019
Ten Picture Books for Father's Day
Father's Day is coming up on Sunday, June 16 and I have ten great picture books to share or display at your library. Dad and the...
Friday, June 7, 2019
Firefly Award Kit Update
A couple of months ago, I posted about the Firefly Book Award Kits that I made for our library in order to spread the word about the Indian...
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Roll With It
Roll With It by Jamie Sumner. Grades 4-7. Atheneum, October 2019. 256 pages. Digital galley provided by publisher. Booktalk...
Saturday, June 1, 2019
#MiddleGradeMay Wrap Up!
And that's a wrap for Middle Grade May! I had a fabulous month reading and sharing middle grade books with you all. I've still ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
#MiddleGradeMay: Lalani of the Distant Sea
Lalani of the Distant Sea by Erin Entrada Kelly. Grades 5-8. Greenwillow, September 2019. 304 pages. Reviewed from digital galley prov...
Friday, May 17, 2019
#MiddleGradeMay: Other Words for Home
Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga. Grades 4-7. Balzer + Bray, 2019. 352 pages. Reviewed from galley provided by publisher. Book...
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