Justina Chen Category


Today we’re thrilled to welcome acclaimed author Justina Chen to Library Lions. Check out her newest book and hear her Roar!   Justina Chen is an award-winning novelist for young adults whose most recent book, A Blind Spot for Boys, is a Booklist Top Romance for Teens. North of Beautiful was named a Best Book of… Read more

Hooray for PNBA

Dear Dreamwalkers My wonderful publisher Dial Books for Young Readers, set up a Dragonswood book signing for me at the PNBA Fall Tradeshow. My friend, Heidi Pettit, caught a few fun shots of the day. The tradeshow was held in the elegant Hotel Murano.   Check out the beautiful sea green glass in the entry. We headed upstairs for the tradeshow and… Read more

BEST BOOK BIRTHDAY EVER Yesterday was the Best Book Birthday ever with many well wishers on twitter and Facebook (thank you!) I woke up wanting to go to lunch to celebrate. I’m not a last minute sort of person so I had little hope of swinging a sudden lunch, but I called friend and fellow… Read more


Welcome to the last Library Lions interview of 2010. Please Roar today’s guest, Darcy Brixey. Known for her strong passion for intellectual freedom, Darcy is a perfect fit for LL last 2010 Roar! Darcy has been a Teen Librarian for over 9 years. She’s currently Teen Librarian at Bellevue Library, Bellevue WA. The Skinny Believe… Read more

READERGIRLZ DIVA LORIE ANN GROVER sent out this Love Letter. Sip some readergirlz lemonade. And Thank You Lorie Ann for the lemonade. Lorie Ann, Elizabeth Law and Moi at ALA.

Special Edition Teen Read Week

Welcome to Library Lions special edition celebrating TEEN READ WEEK. What are you doing for TRW? TRW poster by YA Author Holly Cupala Library Lions Gives a Roar for YALSA (the Young Adult Library Services Association) What YALSA says about TEEN READ WEEK“Teen Read Week is an initiative of the YALSA. Teen Read Week started… Read more