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2020 Abe Lincoln Award Nominees

HS Students - read at least four of these to win a prize, vote in the Illinois Teen Readers' Choice Award and attend a pizza party!

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2020 Abe Lincoln Award Nominees

Created by Izabel Gronski on Jun 28th, 2018
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Game Changer

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

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Funny Bones

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
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Fish in a Tree

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Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
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Diva & Flea

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Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
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Diamond Willow

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Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
Updated on Mar 18th, 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: Doppelgänger Reads

Have you seen Jordan Peele's new horror venture "Us?" Has the concept of the tethered sparked your interest in more sinister look-a-like tales?

Pop Culture Connection Us Movie 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: Doppelgänger Reads

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Apr 1st, 2019
Updated on Apr 12th, 2019

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Check Out the 2020 Illinois Award Book Display!

New Monarch, Bluestem, and Caudill Award nominees now available

Illinois Award Book Display_ April 2019

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Check Out the 2020 Illinois Award Book Display!

Created by Jen Trotta on Apr 11th, 2019

Counting Thyme

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
Updated on Mar 18th, 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: #ForTheThrone

The highly anticipated final season of Game of Thrones premieres on Sun. April 14th. Not ready to say goodbye? Check out our read-a-likes!

Pop Culture Connection GoT 2019

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Pop Culture Connection: #ForTheThrone

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Apr 7th, 2019
Updated on Apr 8th, 2019

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Recommended Reads

This page contains resources, fiction, and non-fiction titles that deal with the topic of sexual assault.

SAAM Reads 2019

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Recommended Reads

Created by Kristin Lansdown on Mar 29th, 2019
Updated on Apr 1st, 2019

Amina's Voice

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
Updated on Mar 18th, 2019

Ada's Violin

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Bluestem Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 18th, 2018
Updated on Mar 18th, 2019

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Caudill Book of the Week!

Better Nate than Ever

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Caudill Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 11th, 2018
Updated on Oct 18th, 2018

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Book Club Recommendation

"In its loving, fierce specificity, this book on how to die is also a blessedly saccharine-free guide for how to live." -- New York Times

New multiple copy

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Created by Anne Curran on Mar 18th, 2019
Updated on Mar 22nd, 2019

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Caudill Book of the Week!

Lily & Dunkin

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Caudill Book of the Week!

Created by Jen Trotta on Oct 11th, 2018
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