November 22, 2017

Flatiron Press Goes YA; “Reproductive Rights” Giveaway; a New Harry Potter Book | SLJTeen News

Macmillan debuts a new YA imprint. Win free copies of Reproductive Rights—a teen nonfiction title. Apply for Library of Congress literacy grants. An eighth Harry Potter book was just announced. These tidbits and more in SLJTeen’s news roundup.

Tarzan Complete Strips, TMNT Micro Series, Weasley Turns Superhero, BTTF Delorean Restoration, Audies Nominations | Geeky Friday

The Oscars will be presented this Sunday with the usual craptacular pomp and nonsense. Woopty doo. Once the Academy began nominating more than five titles for Best Film without also nominating the respective directors it was the last nail in the coffin and proved that ticket sales and TV ratings are more important to the […]

The Dursleys Talk Dirty: the Top 10 Most Memorable “Adult” Moments in The Casual Vacancy

I was 11 the year Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone came out; the boy-wizard and I started the series together at the same age. When it ended, I had gained at least three years on Potter as well as a fairly average complement of college-era vices that he and his compatriots seemed to lack. […]

OverDrive to Distribute Harry Potter eBooks

This article was updated to include additional information from OverDrive, Pottermore, SLJ and C/W Mars. And now for a very exciting sequel…. Harry Potter and the Public Library. Pottermore, the Harry Potter ebooks site, entered into an exclusive worldwide ebook and digital audiobook distribution agreement with OverDrive for public and school libraries. This is the first time the Harry Potter ebooks have been […]