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The SLA Reading Blog is designed to highlight new books and related resources plus publishers' offers for our Members that we think may be of interest to school librarians and to others working in related fields. The blog is available to logged-in SLA Members at http://www.sla.org.uk/reading-blog.php and a summary RSS feed is available at http://www.sla.org.uk/sla-reading-blog-rss.php. SLA Members, please submit any reviews you may wish to post here to bookblog[at]sla.org.uk and remember to quote your membership number in your e-mail. This blog is moderated by the SLA.

More on National Poetry Day

I attended a  meeting of the Children's Poetry Summit(a pressure group to promote children's poetry) yesterday and wanted to share some exciting resources and a Twitter campaign! The NPD partners have created a shared education resource with activities for all ages. It has been sent to 23,000 schools but if you have not seen it look at the link below. When printed off, the pictures making up ...
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Book Reviews - bonus extra content!

As promised in my editorial in the latest edition of The School Librarian, I will be using this blog to publish reviews that I sadly just did not have space for in the printed edition. Plus I can keep you up to date with new paperback editions and new books in series and pass on any exciting news from publishers. You can expect quite a flurry of posts because I have the summer backlog to catch up on and the big September publishing schedule has quite literally landed on my doormat. I must ...
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Win copies for your library

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Unique Magazines

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Andersen Event Birmingham

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Vango

IBBY UK are co-hosting an event with Walker Books in celebrati...
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Wonder and Bullying

A message from Alexandra Taylor, Education Coordinator, Random House Children's Publishers, 020 8231 6805 I’m contacting you all to ask for a little help with an upcoming project we’re setting up for the b...
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Rare Chance to book US Author

US author Holly Goldberg Sloan is in the UK from 17 – 24 May to promote her new novel Counting by 7s. The book has already been selected as a Chatterbooks Read. The publisher would be happy to send out reading copies (contact if you’d be in...
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