This sounds really awesome!! The Scuppernong Bookstore is doing a lot of amazing things for Banned Books Week. Bring your favorite banned book on Thursday October 1st, from 8am to 9:30am and participate in a video shoot. And then join in again Saturday, October 3, from 10am - 2pm for a public reading event! They are located at 304 South Elm Street Greensboro NC 27401. ... See MoreSee Less
We'll be shooting a video in the alley behind the store on Thursday morning, October 1st, from 8am-9:30am. It's for Banned Books Week and all are invited to participate. Bring ...
Here's a list of frequently challenged YA Fiction books from the past year: 1. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie 2. Persepolis, by Marjane Satrapi 3. The Bluest Eye, by Toni Morrison 4. The Kite Runner, by Khaled Hosseini 5. The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky 6. Drama, by Raina Telgemeier 7. Chinese Handcuffs, by Chris Crutcher 8. The Giver, by Lois Lowry 9. The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros 10. Looking for Alaska, by John Green
This article posed some really interesting insights on the future (or really, the present) of libraries. It discusses the findings of a recent PEW Research Center study on what people want out of their libraries.
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