SLJ Blogs

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: 2021 Caldecott Contenders

Kingston and the Magician’s Lost and Found: An Interview with Three Authors at Once!

Review: Virtual Unicorn Experience

Book Review: Amari and the Night Brothers by B. B. Alston

Heavy Medal Mock Newbery Finalist: WHEN YOU TRAP A TIGER by Tae Keller

Name That LEGO Book Cover! (#25)

Review of the Day: Escape at 10,000 Feet by Tom Sullivan

Launching SchoolLibraryNJ (and some models beyond)

Books on Film: Angie Thomas on CBS This Morning

Take 5: Book to Movie News

Heavy Medal Mock Newbery Finalist: WHEN STARS ARE SCATTERED by Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed

Stand Aside, Summer Reading. Winter Reading Takes the Stage

The League of Super Feminists | Review

Heavy Medal Mock Newbery Finalist: SNAPDRAGON by Kat Leyh

Book Review: #MeToo and You: Everything You Need To Know About Consent, Boundaries, and More by Halley Bondy

On Overcoming Fears and Becoming Superheroes, a guest post by Christina Li

Gary Paulsen: Videos, Conversations, and a Brand New Book

Teaching Ideas for a Democracy Under Assault

We Found a Monster on This Week’s New Comics List

A High School Student Reviews CONCRETE ROSE by Angie Thomas

Heavy Medal Mock Newbery Finalist: SKUNK AND BADGER by Amy Timberlake


100 Scope Notes

Travis Jonker

A Fuse #8 Production

Elizabeth Bird

Good Comics for Kids

Brigid Alverson, Robin Brenner, Lori Henderson, Esther Keller, Michael May, J. Caleb Mozzocco, Mike Pawuk, Scott Robins, & Eva Volin

Heavy Medal: A Mock Newbery Blog

Steven Engelfried, Sharon McKellar, & Roxanne Hsu Feldman

Neverending Search

Joyce Valenza

Teen Librarian Toolbox

Karen Jensen, Heather Booth, Robin Willis, & Amanda MacGregor

The Classroom Bookshelf

Mary Ann Cappiello, Erika Thulin Dawes, Grace Enriquez, & Katie Cunningham

The Yarn

Travis Jonker & Colby Sharp


Kingston and the Magician’s Lost and Found: An Interview with Three Authors at Once!

Elizabeth Bird

Virtual Events Calendar | Deadline: Jason Reynolds in the Schools, MLK Events for the Family, News Literacy Week, More

SLJ Staff

Building Blocks of Wellness: Books that Support Social Emotional Learning

Katherine Rao

Superheroes Meet Real-Life Science in DC’s ‘Flash Facts’

Brigid Alverson

News Literacy Week Brings Events and Information for Educators and Students

SLJ Staff


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