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Booklist Reluctant Reader Webinar: http://vimeo.com/16074269
The Brown Bookshelf: http://thebrownbookshelf.com/teen-lit
"The Brown Book Shelf is designed to push awareness of the myriad of African American voices writing for young readers."
Parking Lot: Resources for Street Literature: http://www.streetliterature.com/p/parking-lot.html
A list of online resources about urban fiction/street lit, including websites for the latest titles and ebooks.
Street Fiction - Urban Teen Reviews: http://www.streetfiction.org/category/genres/urban-teen
Townsend Press - Bluford High Series: http://www.townsendpress.com/product/97.aspx (reduced prices for non profits)
What's Good in the Library? Passages Academy, NY Book Blog: http://whatsgoodinthelibrary.blogspot.com
"We are the library team at Passages Academy, the New York City Department of Education school for incarcerated and detained youth. Our goal is to build a culture of literacy at our school in a variety of ways, including talking more about what we're reading and what we're teaching, and how students respond to these materials."
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