Monthly Archives: June 2010

30 06, 2010

Booklist Review of the Day

By |2010-06-30T16:23:34+00:00June 30th, 2010|Inklings|0 Comments

Black Hole Sun is today's Review of the Day on Booklist Online W00t! "Durango is the 16-year-old chief of a team of mercenaries who eke out a living on Mars by earning meager commissions for their dangerous work." Read the full review here

21 06, 2010

My ALA DC Schedule

By |2010-06-21T19:35:42+00:00June 21st, 2010|Inklings|0 Comments

The packing has begun!  In anticipation of this year’s ALA Annual Conference, I’m pulling out the small roller board and computer bag so that I can plan what clothes to take along. Because US Airways charges an insane fee for checked bags, the small roller board will have to hold five days of clothes, including a nice suit and a

10 06, 2010

Booklist Starred Review for BHS

By |2010-06-10T23:48:17+00:00June 10th, 2010|Inklings|0 Comments

In its June 1st issue, ALA's Booklist magazine gave Black Hole Sun a starred review. W00t!  The review was by former Printz Committee Chair, Cindy Dobrez, who says that "Readers will have a hard time turning the pages fast enough as the body count rises to the climactic, satisfying ending." My favorite part of the review is this line: "The