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How to Choose Your Next Read when You’re Sick

from Children's Reading Suggestions

Gryphon Awards (Center for Children’s Books)

Gryphon Awards (Center for Children's Books)

Punch Box Book Fortunes - a cupcake carrier box with book fortunes like "You will read a book whose title starts with L" or You will choose a sports book" on the bottom, then tissue paper squares glued on the back of the cupcake cutouts. They punch out a circle to reveal their book fortune.

Just in time for the Olympics! A Mighty Girl's Top 89 Books celebrating girls and women in sports!


Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

The Teenage Brain- book and interview with the author by NPR. Why teens are more prone to addiction, IQ and memory loss from substance use.


2015 Non-Fiction Picture Books for Kids: Sports, Science, Bios, History and More!

2015 Non-Fiction Picture Books for Kids: Sports, Science, Bios, History and More!-A Book Long Enough

Story Time Secrets: On Your Mark, Get Set, Read! Picture Book List for Summer Reading 2016

TLT: Teen Librarian's Toolbox: Get in the Game! YA fiction that features sports

Maria Toorpakai hails from Pakistan's violently oppressive northwest tribal region, where women are forbidden from playing sports and girls rarely leave their homes. But she did, chopping off her hair and passing as a boy in order to play the sports she loved, thus becoming a lightning rod in her country's fierce battle over women's rights. For Maria, squash was not only liberation, though--it was also a death sentence, thrusting her into the national spotlight and the crosshairs of the…