ALSC advances that purpose through the core values of: collaboration, excellence, inclusiveness, innovation, integrity and respect, leadership and responsiveness. This booklist was created to share the message of creating unity, acting with kindness toward others, and promoting peace.
To find online review journals, click on the drop-box of the tab for the page Finding Literature for a list with a few Canadian and American sources. Amazon.com also includes reviews from reputable journals.
"Emily Manning chats with kids, parents, and teachers about the best in children's literature for ages 4 through 11. Discussions include reading tips and fun activities to do with children before, during, and after reading." -- website
"...a valuable resource that celebrates fiction and nonfiction, poetry and prose, authors and illustrators, writing and reading. Bloggers cover everything from picture books to young adult titles, writing process to publishing success, personal news to national events. " -- website
"...is a monthly podcast providing families, educators, out-of-school practitioners, and tutors reading recommendations they can pass along to teen readers. Each episode will feature in-depth recommendations of titles that will engage and excite teen readers." -- website
Publishers often have great support resources available on their websites to teach the books that they publish. Look for discussion guides, teacher's guides, events packages, author information, review copies, etc. (See box below.)
As well, it's possible that you can join email lists that will publicize newly released books