"Hugo"Earns 11 Academy Award Nominations

通过Kristin Masters.1月25日,2012.2:30 AM.

Topics:凯迪克奖,Children's Books,Movie Tie-Ins

The nominations are in,“雨果”以11项奥斯卡奖提名名列榜首。The film,directed by Martin Scorsese,earned nominations for best film and best director.It is one more example ofbooks’ inspiring movies we love!


Happy Birthday,本杰明·富兰克林!

通过Kristin Masters.1月17日,2012.凌晨2点05分。

Topics:American History,Book Collecting,Biographies,Science

Today would be the 306thbirthday ofBenjamin Franklin,whose contributions stretched far beyond his role as Founding Father.The polymath inventor was a significant figure in the American Enlightenment,paving the way for the evolution of politics,science,and even the country’s infrastructure.



通过Kristin Masters.Jan 11,2012.4:42 AM.

The month of January: a time for new beginnings… and New Year’'s resolutions.Already many of us are already grappling with the challenge of maintaining our resolve.What better inspiration for fulfilling those promises,than a look at the heroes who have attempted one of the ultimate challenges:


Children's 亚博开户Literature: Caldecott,Newbery and Coretta Scott King Awards

Every year,the Association for Library Service to Children,a division of the American Library Association (ALA),honors the best in children’s 亚博开户literature.The Caldecott Medal,Newbery Medal,and Coretta Scott King Award are the among the most sought after honors for children’s books.


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