School Librarians Category

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST SHARES LIBRARY LOVE

Welcome to Library Lions interviews. Author, Debby Dahl Edwardson,  has joined us today to Roar for Libraries! Debby is the author of My Name is Not Easy Marshall Cavendish/Amazon 2011, A National Book Award Finalist. (Click HERE to hear Debby reading from the book at the National Book Awards) We’ll explore more of Debby’s books below…. Read more

ROAR FOR CAVALCADE OF AUTHORS

  Happy Children’s Book Week! And welcome to a Special Edition of Library Lions. This week we’re Roaring for the Cavalcade of Authors now in its 5th year!   The Skinny Cavalcade of Authors yearly conference is dedicated to providing the secondary students of our region access to some of the best Young Adult authors of… Read more

THE GREAT GUYBRARIAN!

Welcome to Library Lions interviews Raising a Roar for libraries and the outstanding librarians serving youth in schools and public libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s guest, the great guybrarian, Paul Warner! My name is Paul Warner and I am the teacher-librarian for over 1,100 6th – 8th graders at Shahala Middle School in… Read more

ROAR FOR RED READING CHAIR

Welcome to Library Lions interviews Raising a Roar for libraries and the outstanding librarians serving youth in schools and public libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s guest Amianne Bailey! I met Amianne through her wonderful blog Red Reading Chair and invited her to share about her experiences as a school librarian at Ruby Shaw… Read more

SUZANNE SELFORS ROARS

Welcome to Library Lions interviews Raising a Roar for libraries and the outstanding librarians serving youth in schools and public libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s guest author Suzanne Selfors who’s stopping by today to share her Library Love with us. I’ve been writing full-time since 2002 when my daughter started 1st grade. I… Read more

KAY WINTERS ROARS FOR LIBRARIES

I’ve known Kay Winters online for years, but we didn’t get a chance to meet until ALA this summer. When I asked if she’d like to stop by this blog to share her Library Love, I got an enthusiastic YES!    Please start by telling us a little about yourself. Take it away, Kay! I am… Read more

AUTHOR TRUDI TRUEIT’S LIBRARY LOVE

Welcome to Library Lions interviews Raising a Roar for libraries and the outstanding librarians serving youth in schools and public libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s guest author Trudi Trueit here to share her Library Love with us.   Welcome Trudi. Tell us a little about yourself. I’ve been writing professionally since I was… Read more

AMANDA NOLL LIBRARY LOVE

Welcome to Library Lions interviews Raising a Roar for libraries and the outstanding librarians serving youth in schools and public libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s Author Spotlight guest Amanda Noll. Amanda is stopping by to share her Library Love with us.    A Bit About Amanda I was born and raised in Canberra,… Read more

ROAR FOR OPEN WINDOW SCHOOL LIBRARIAN!

Library Lions interviews Raising a Roar for  libraries and the outstanding librarians in schools and public libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s guest, Laura Simeon!   Library Assistant Yuri Kenmochi, visiting author Anjali Banerjee, and Librarian Laura Simeon  The Skinny For the past 9 years I’ve been lucky enough to be the librarian at Open Window… Read more

OUR INTERVIEW WITH THE AMAZING MR. SCHU!!

Welcome to Library Lions interviews. Raising a Roar for Libraries and for the outstanding Librarians serving Children and Young Adults in Schools and Public Libraries across the U.S. Please Roar today’s guest Mr. John Schumacher! John Schumacher (aka Mr. Schu) is a teacher-librarian at Brook Forest Elementary School in Oak Brook, Illinois. John graduated from… Read more