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Before I Fall or, Be Kind, Rewind

Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver

Lauren Oliver – Author website

Lauren Oliver: News, Thoughts and Miscellany – Author blog, on MySpace, on Facebook, on Twitter

Grooveshark Playlist of the book

Groundhog Day – 1993 film, Wikipedia entry

Trevor Project – website

It Gets Better – YouTube Channel

Topic

MTV’s If You Really Knew Me

Listener’s Choice – vote for our December book

Recommendations

Karl
Heathers 1989 film – Wikipedia entry
Tales from the Madmen Underground by John Barnes – School Library Journal Review
Recommendations Page – All recommendations on one page, just for you

Cathie Sue
Correction: Teen Gay Lit Topic – Ellen Whittlinger and Lambda Award
Wittlinger, Ellen. “Too Gay or Not Gay Enough?” The Horn Book Magazine July/August (2010): 146-149. Print.

Emily
Supernatural

Adrienne
In Treatment – HBO, 3rd season begins October 25 & 26, 2010, and it’s only two shows a week not five.

Upcoming Books

Zombies vs Unicorns by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier

Extraordinary Secrets of April, May and June by Robin Benway

Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Mockingjay or, Crazy Bread

Suzanne Collins – Author website
Scholastic – Publisher website
Wikipedia entry

Other Articles

Hunger Games analysis by HogHead.org
Hogwarts Professor: A Round-Up of “HogPro” Hunger Games Posts

Recommendations

Karl
Do NOT leave cell phone charging in a hot car
Labyrinth – Wiki entry
Guardians of the Flame: Sleeping Dragon by Joel Rosenberg

Cathie Sue
Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester
by Barbara O’Connor
I Am Number Four by Pittacus Lore

Emily
Girl in the Arena
by Lise Haines
IT Crowd – BBC Show

Adrienne
Mad Men – AMC original show

One Crazy Summer

Extended Resources

Rita Williams-Garcia Author’s website
Sally Wern Comport Illustrator’s website;  cover art , Jacket Knack interview
Black Panthers Wikipedia entry
1964 Brown University Scholarly Technology Group
Huey Newton
Gwendolyn Brooks “We Real Cool” Wikipedia entry
Brenda and the Tabulations “Dry Your Eyes”
Bobby Hutton Wikipedia entry
Reverend King The King  Center website
Bobby Kennedy Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights
Merriam Webster Wikipedia entry
Cassius Clay/Muhammad Ali
Mr. Bubble Bath Wikipedia entry
Eldridge Cleaver Wikipedia entry
H. Rap Brown Wikipedia entry
Ho Chi Minh Wikipedia entry

Related Book
Countdown by Deborah Wiles

Topic
Series Update (PDF)
How to do a booktalk
Nancy Keane, booktalks website
Google search results: How to do a book talk

Recommendations

Emily
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Steig Larsson
Yotsuba&! by Kiyohiko Azuma

Cathie Sue
Marvel iPhone App; DC iPhone App
#dearpublisher Twitter hashtag

Adrienne
Clean House Style Network
Finding My Place by Traci L. Jones

Heist Society

Heist Socity by Ally Carter

Extended Resources

Ally Carter website – check out her FAQ, her list of con movies and her reading guide (Hyperion Books for Children, PDF)

Heist Society has been optioned by Warner Bros with DiNovi Pictures Producing – read the Variety article

Mini-submarines
Interpol
Common Con Schemes – Federal Bureau of Investigations
Edgar Degas (Wikipedia), PBS Great Performances
Pierre Auguste Renoir
Johannes Vermeer
Leonardo da Vinci (Wikipedia)
World Famous Museums

Topics

Plucky orphans
Cathie Sue’s list of Plucky Orphan Stories

  • Beka Cooper series by Tamora Pierce
  • When Dad Killed Mom by Julius Lester

Parents, don’t they suck.

The Parent Problem in Young Adult Literature” by Julie Just, New York Times Essay, April 1, 2010.
Non-suck-y parent books:

  • My Most Excellent Year: A Novel of Love, Mary Poppins and Finley Park by Steve Kluger
  • Sleeping Freshman Never Lie by David Lubar
  • Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes by Chris Crutcher

ALA Annual 2010
the pageturn – HarperCollins Children’s Books
Guys Read: Funny Business edited by Jon Scieszka (YouTube)

Recommendations

Cathie Sue:
ICE (In Case of Emergency) Contact on your mobile phone
Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel

Emily:
Leverage
on TNT

Adrienne:
So You Think You Can Dance
on Fox

White Cat, or 99 Problems

White Cat: The Curse Workers by Holly Black

Subscribe/Listen in iTunes

White Cat by Holly Black book review mp3

Extended Resources

Holly Black, wikipedia entry, official website

Sequels: Red Glove (2011, status of book) and Black Heart

Books of Doom White Cat cover art, synopsis and review

Magritte (Google images search)

Villanelle poetry – definition by Wikipedia. Villanelle poetry example of Edwin Arlington Robinson’s House on the Hill and Dylan Thomas’ Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night on LibriVox.

Other Topics

Recommendations

Adrienne:
Grifters 1990 film, directed by Stephen Frears, novel by Jim Thompson, starring Anjelica Huston, John Cusack and Annette Bening
Miller’s Crossing 1990 film, directed and written by Joel and Ethan Coen, starring Gabriel Byrne, Marcia Gay Harden, Albert Finney, John Turturro, Jon Polito

Cathie Sue:
Mac Slater Hunts the Cool by Tristan BancksMac Slater Cool Hunter website

Emily:
Castle – ABC TV show starring Nathan Fillion and Stana Katic
For the Win by Cory Doctorow

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