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Fantasy RoadTrip Contest

Guess what? This summer, you could win an 8GB iPod Touch and signed audiobooks from Listening Library. Here’s How: First, pick a character (or characters!) from your favorite fantasy book series. Then imagine: If you could go on a road trip with them, where would you go? What would you do along the way? How would you […]

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Battle of the Bands

Virtual Battle of the Bands

When: June 1 – July 31 Got a band together? Looking for a gig? Compete in our virtual battle of the bands! Make a video of your band playing any song and post it online. Then, send us a link to your video.  The deadline for entries is 5pm July 31. Attend the video screening […]

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Teen Author Gets Amazing Amazon Deal

Author Cayla Kluver self-published her first novel, Legacy, in 2008.   Now the 16-year-old has signed a deal with AmazonEncore – a new publishing venture from Amazon.com.  Soon,  (August 18) Kuvlar’s book will be available online and in print at bookstores nationwide. Legacy, intended to be the first volume in a trilogy,  is a fantasy adventure centering […]

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Read for a Lifetime

High school students throughout Illinois can earn rewards for participating in the Read for a Lifetime program.  How do you participate?  Simple!  Just read any four books from the list over one year.  For more info, contact a librarian. 0000

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DON’T JUDGE A GIRL BY HER COVER

DON’T JUDGE A GIRL BY HER COVER Contest To Enter:Write an essay on the topic, “What it means to be a real Gallagher Girl.”Please email your essay to: AllyCarterContest@gmail.com on or before April 30, 2009. Your essay can be no longer than 250 words. Essays may be shorter than 250 words, but essays over this […]

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Fabulous Films for Young Adults

Nominate your favorite movie  on the theme Outside In: Rebellion vs. Conformity for a YALSA Top Ten award! The nomination form has been created with librarians in mind, but you don’t need to be a librarian to submit a movie.  Just fill in as many of the fields as you can, and include your contact […]

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