March 5, 2013

Librarian Sucked into Wormhole!

I'm not cool enough to write for an authentic newspaper, so I created my own headline:

Thanks to The Book Chook (@BookChook) I can be as cool as I want. Plus, I get to make crazy stuff up using this newspaper generator at

Newspaper treats to share with a friend:

The Daring Nellie Bly by Bonnie Christensen
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Fearless Nellie Bly bucks the system when she becomes a newspaperwoman. After a challenge by a leading editor, Nellie becomes the first female to use her given name and revolutionizes newspaper journalism. 

Henry and the Paper Route by Beverly Cleary
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Paper newspapers might be vintage in today's world, but readers will still enjoy Henry's efforts toward independence gained through his paper route.

Max's Words by Kate Banks
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Max learns all about storytelling when he creates a collage of words from newspapers, magazines, and other print materials.

Do you have any favorite treasure books about words, newspapers, or publishing?