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I'm a Cybils Judge


I am pleased to share that this year I will be part of the Cybils! The Cybils are the Children's and Young Adult Bloggers Literary Awards. 

This year I will be part of the Elementary/Middle Grade Speculative Fiction Second Round Panel with an amazing group of people. I can't wait to get started! But before we get reading, we have to have nominations!

Starting October 1st, you can visit the Cybils page and nominate titles in each of the categories-and there are tons of categories to choose from! Picture books Young Adult to Book Apps, there is a category for all ages. So be sure to let your voice be heard and nominate your favorite books of the year that you think the judges should be reading. It's a great way to get involved and the nomination lists area great tools for reader's advisory.

So happy reading and happy nominating!!

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  1. Congrats! And you're in a great age group & genre. Last year I nominated The False Prince and was thrilled that it won!

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  2. Congratulations and I'm looking forward to seeing all the nominations/winners!

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  3. Congrats! I'm a first round judge for that group! :) Very excited as it is my first Cybils, hopefully we will lots of great nominations!

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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