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NPR's Backseat Bookclub: Okay for Now


I love Gary Schmidt's book Okay for Now so I was very excited to learn that NPR had chosen it as the next Backseat Bookclub pick. ( @NPRBackseat)

The book club will take place at the end of February and throughout the month HMH Kids (@HMHKids) will be tweeting favorite moments and quotes from the book and have a chance to win copies of the new paperback release-use hashtag #OK4NOW

You can even submit questions to Gary Schmidt for the book club discussion on NPR's Backseat Bookclub website.

What's my favorite quote?

"I'm a librarian-I always know what I'm talking about." :)

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Hello! My name is Sarah and I am a Youth Services Manager who works with kids, tweens and teens. I love being asked about great books to read! I started my blog in 2008 as a way to keep track of what I've been reading and to use a reference tool for reader's advisory and it's grown into much more than I could have ever anticipated. In addition to book reviews, I also enjoy posting audiobook reviews, booklists and my adventures in being a librarian. 2017 Library Journal Mover and Shaker Committees: 2021 Newbery Committee 2018 Odyssey Committee 2016 Caldecott Award 2013 Michael L. Printz Committee- Fabulous Films Committee I have also served on the Cybils, Missouri State Library Association Readers Selection Lists, and as an Audies judge. Presentations :  I have offered various presentations at local, state and national libraries and conferences. Topics have included:  What's New in Children's & Teen Literature Engaging Teens in Reader's Advisory Gee