Category Archives: Events

2014 World Book Night Picks!!

In case you missed it, last night the organizers of the U.S. World Book Night announced the titles picked for next year’s event on April 23, 2014. If you don’t know, World Book Night has been going on for the … Continue reading

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Sit Down and Write 4

It’s here! The fourth annual write-a-thon, Sit Down and Write. The event is being hosted by Michelle at Stories Inside. Michelle describes Sit Down and Write this way: “The Sit Down and Write write-a-thons are for any writing you need … Continue reading

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March Bookish Events

I’m starting to think March is a book blogger’s January, filled with tbr to-do lists, read-alongs, and events. It’s like everyone decided that January wasn’t good enough so they’re cramming as many things into March as possible since February was … Continue reading

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Armchair BEA – Introductions

Today is Day 1 of Armchair BEA, a week-long event for book bloggers who aren’t attending BEA in New York. The organizers asked everyone to answer a few questions about themselves. 1. Please tell us a little bit about yourself: … Continue reading

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The results are in!

Next month’s read for the African American Read-In is: Click to enlarge. Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes! Here’s more about the book from the publisher’s description: Twelve-year-old Lanesha lives in a tight-knit community in New Orleans’ Ninth Ward. She … Continue reading

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2012 National African American Read-In

Next month is the Twenty-Third National African American Read-In. The event is sponsored by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English.Churches, schools, book clubs, and bookstores all over America will get together to read and discuss … Continue reading

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World Read Aloud Day

Did you know that today is World Read Aloud Day? The day is hosted by literary organization, Litworld. The organization’s goal in organizing this day is to encourage people of all ages to celebrate the power of literacy by reading … Continue reading

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