Blogging Your Library—Border Regional Library Association Conference—October 13, 2012
Presenters: YA librarians and extreme bloggers Lisa Martinez and Pamela Thompson
Blogs We Love:
YA Books and More (YABAM)
Naomi Bates, high school librarian, blogger, and book trailer queen
High school book reviews and fantastic book trailers and tech updates! Naomi says, “YOLO” (You Only Live Once)
The YaYaYas-book reviews and such
Young Adult Books—What We’re Reading Now
Pamela Thompson’s award winning YA novels blog.
YA and high school, teens and tweens, paranormal, dystopian fiction, steampunk and more
Winner Best High School Blog 2012, Texas Library Association
The Crafty Crow
A children's craft collective. Get craft program ideas for teen programs here. Great ideas for storytime crafts, too.
4YA: Inspiration for Youth Advocates
Great program & craft ideas for teen librarians. Good insight into youth culture as well from librarian and consultant Andrea Graham.
The Young Adult Library Services Association's blog. Time sensitive info about the Young Adult field and librarian community
YALSA's literature blog.
The Reader's Advisor Online
Blog about book news, reading lists, article roundups, etc.
The Wednesday Chef
Foodie Luisa Weiss’s blog about her multi-cultural, multi-country upbringing and how certain dishes evoke memories of places and people from her past. Her new book My Berlin Kitchen is on the NY Times bestseller list.
Lottie + Doof
Beautiful photographs and delicious recipes.
Winner Best Food Blog Saveur magazine (2012)
I Love Sandwiches—
Funny and fun blog about all things sandwich-y
El Paso Veg Snob
Lisa Martinez’s Award Winning blog
Best Local Blogger, What’s Up, Best of the Best 2012