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Hit List for Young Adults 2: Frequently Challenged Books
3.67
Not as helpful as I'd hoped. More of a "so you bought this book, here's the arguments you will likely get against it."
Synopses of plot seem a waste of
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Oct 17, 2008
 
Beyond Heaving Bosoms: The Smart Bitches' Guide to Romance Novels
4.00
For anyone considering purchasing this book who is unfamiliar with the Smart Bitches Trashy Books blog, stop and check it out first.

Do you say "aweso
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May 17, 2009
Mar 02, 2009
 
Horror Readers' Advisory: The Librarian's Guide to Vampires, Killer Tomatoes, and Haunted Houses
3.80
The ALA Readers' Advisory Series are all written by different people (understandably), which makes for very uneven reading. The romance advisory was w ...more
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Oct 17, 2008
 
Great Books for High School Kids: A Teachers' Guide to Books That Can Change Teens' Lives
3.73
The lists/annotations included in this book are not necessarily as good/helpful as ones in, say, Book Crush, but the essays are wonderful. I imagine t ...more
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Aug 11, 2008
 
Romance Reader's Advisory: The Librarian's Guide to Love in the Stacks
3.08
A great quick read for professionals to appreciate the genre, as well as a great reference. A lot of the text is spent dispelling the stigma of readin ...more
Dec 02, 2008
Oct 17, 2008
 
500 Great Books for Teens
3.96
Really great collection with lots of topics covered and annotations long enough to get a feel of the book. Definitely for parents/teachers/librarians ...more
Sep 26, 2008
Aug 23, 2008
 
Helping Homeschoolers in the Library
4.18
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May 15, 2009
 
An Alphabetical Life: Living It Up in the World of Books
3.30
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Oct 09, 2008
 
Serving Teens Through Readers' Advisory (Ala Reader's Advisory Series)
3.80
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Oct 17, 2008
 
Science Fiction and Fantasy Readers' Advisory: The Librarian's Guide to Cyborgs, Aliens, and Sorcerers
3.06
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Jan 09, 2009
Oct 17, 2008
 
Book Crush: For Kids and Teens-Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment and Interest
4.00
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Aug 15, 2008
 
Encountering Enchantment: A Guide to Speculative Fiction for Teens a Guide to Speculative Fiction for Teens
4.12
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Dec 09, 2008
 
Graphic Novels: A Genre Guide to Comic Books, Manga, and More
3.94
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Dec 09, 2008
 
The Real Story: A Guide to Nonfiction Reading Interests
4.00
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Dec 09, 2008
 
Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
3.78
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Jun 30, 2008
May 14, 2008
 
A Natural History of the Romance Novel
4.00
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Apr 01, 2009
 
The Ultimate Teen Book Guide
4.15
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Oct 09, 2008
 
The Book Whisperer: Awakening the Inner Reader in Every Child
4.51
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May 28, 2009
 
Read Me: A Century of Classic American Book Advertisements
4.12
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Nov 20, 2009
 
Everything I Need to Know I Learned from a Children's Book
3.87
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Nov 20, 2009
 
1001 Books for Every Mood
3.71
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Dec 02, 2009
 
Writing Reviews for Readers' Advisory
3.58
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Feb 04, 2010
 
Shakespeare, Sex, & Love
3.82
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Jul 11, 2010
 
More Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
3.93
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Sep 27, 2010
 
Reading Like a Writer: A Guide for People Who Love Books and for Those Who Want to Write Them
3.76
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Oct 09, 2010
 
The Heroine's Bookshelf: Life Lessons, from Jane Austen to Laura Ingalls Wilder
3.55
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Oct 26, 2010
 
A Family of Readers: The Book Lover's Guide to Children's and Young Adult Literature
3.96
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Nov 28, 2010
 
Beowulf on the Beach: What to Love and What to Skip in Literature's 50 Greatest Hits
3.59
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Dec 13, 2010
 
Read This Next: 500 of the Best Books You'll Ever Read
3.59
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Aug 08, 2014
Dec 22, 2010
 
1001 Children's Books You Must Read Before You Grow Up
4.11
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Jan 02, 2011
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