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Neil Gaiman: Let children read the books they love

by Lindsay B - 0 Comment(s)

Here is an interesting article. Author Neil Gaiman “physical books are here to stay during keynote speech on what he sees as future of books, reading and libraries.”

Click the link below to read the full article.

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2013/oct/14/neil-gaiman-children-books-reading-lecture

Top 10 challenged titles

by Lindsay B - 0 Comment(s)

Hi everyone!

According to the American Libraries Association (ALA), US librarians received 464 requests to take books off shelves in 2012. Here is a link to an interesting article about the top ten challnged titles of last year and the reasons behind those challenges.

http://www.theguardian.com/books/gallery/2013/sep/24/banned-books-week-top-10-challenged-titles-pictures?commentpage=1#/?picture=417231425&index=0