I belong to a great group on Good Reads. Many of you may already be a member too. In case you haven't heard of it, here's a bit of information. It's called YA Reads for Teachers (And Any Other Adults.) Like my heading says. Here is some of what you'll find there.
Giveaways: I've won two books so far. And the authors have spent a month visiting with the group to talk about and answer questions about their books.
Guest Authors: Here are some who've shared their time and books with us.
April 2012 - OyMG by Amy Fellner Dominy
May 2012 - Pinch Hit by
Tim Green (shout out to Illyssa Green..behind every great man...right?)
2012 - Mercy Lily by Li sa Alberts
July 2012 - Lost in the River of
Grass by Ginny Rorby
August 2012 - Summer on the Moon by Adrian
September 2012 - Bigger than a Bread Box by Laurel
October/November 2012 - A Catastrophe of Nerdish Proportions
(Nerds Girls, #2) by Alan Lawrence Sitomer
November 2012 - Dark Water
by Laura McNeal
December 2012 - All Good Children by Catherine
See what we'll be discussing in January.
Classic YA: Ender's Game by Orson Scot t Card
Nonfiction: Hiroshima by John Hersey
Development: How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C.
Hot Off the Press (New Release): The Raven Boys by
I'm reading The Raven Boys since I already had it in my TBR stack.
So, if you're interested, here's the link to learn more about the group.
Here's also the page to introduce yourself.
Hope to see you there.