Saturday, February 25, 2006


I presented a short session on blogging to beginners ( and one ringin) today.

Thursday, February 23, 2006

ALSC 2006 Notable Computer Software for Children
List from The Association for Library Service to Children
From Beatrix Potter to Ulysses ... what the top writers say every child should read
Guardian article,,1698794,00.html
Only three lists were published in The Guardian. The seven lists are posted in this Australian blog.

Wednesday, February 22, 2006

The boy in the striped pyjamas
Article by the author of this new Holocaust novel for young people,,923-2000597,00.html
Dick Bruna Huis Museum - Utrecht, The Netherlands
Jan Mark Obituaries
I was saddened to hear of the passing of Jan Mark, who twice won The carnegie medal,,1693287,00.html,,60-2005346,00.html
Penniless Alberta author lands fantasy book deal
The king of cool codes - Author Scott Westerfeld
2006 Margaret Mahy Medal Awarded,2106,3550512a1860,00.html
Online library boosts book access - Article in today's Australian,5744,18226743%255E12332,00.html
School holidays are over and a couple of months have passed since my last entry. Over the next few weeks I will endeavour to post more links to news and resources of interest to the TL community.