Bonjour! Bienvenue à Paris! We have so many fantastic YA titles coming out in 2019 (including several set in the most magical city in France—can you find ALL 3 of ’em?) and we just can’t wait to share them with you! Among the books below, you will find enchanting Parisian tales of lost love, epic […]
Tag: Mignon Fogarty
RSVP now for Grammar Girl’s AP Style Webinar
Looking to brush up on your Associated Press style? RSVP now for Grammar Girl’s “Guide to AP Style” webinar on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 1 p.m. Central. Mignon Fogarty will help clarify the most challenging style rules and exceptions, and give an overview of important new updates for 2017 in this clear and easy […]
Back to School Books
Just in time for back-to-school season, here are several new and forthcoming books about schools and education: LIT UP: One Reporter. Three Schools. Twenty-four Books That Can Change Lives. by David Denby Available in trade paperback February 14, 2017 “Part literary meditation, part case study of exemplary teaching, LIT UP traces a diverse group of […]
Grammar Girl: a Hall of Fame Podcaster!
Today is a huge day for Grammar Girl—Mignon Fogarty is being inducted into the Academy of Podcasters Hall of Fame! It’s well-deserved, considering she’s aired more than 500 Grammar Girl episodes over the past ten years, simultaneously educating and entertaining her listeners. She even appeared on the “Today Show” with Hoda and Kathie Lee earlier […]
Happy National Grammar Day!
It’s one of our favorite holidays, National Grammar Day! To celebrate, Grammar Girl (Mignon Fogarty) appeared on the “Today Show” earlier this week to offer her expertise as Hoda and Kathie Lee quizzed some teachers in the audience. […]
Monday Fun Day! (8/20/2012 Edition)
Happy Monday, librarians! Here are a couple fun things to get your week started:
- Grammar Girl is here to help you help your patrons get work! She wrote up a few very handy hints for résumé building here on the blog. Oh, and there's a signed books giveaway, too!
- Our giveaway is still open for those of you interested in taking a look at Uncharted Pages, our new Science Fiction and Fantasy site hosted by EarlyWord!
- In a readers' edition of Shelf Awareness last week there was a great review for Sabina Berman's debut, ME, WHO DOVE INTO THE HEART OF THE WORLD.
"Karen Nieto is a remarkable character, and Mexican playwright/poet Sabina Berman's rendering of her unusual voice and personality in ME, WHO DOVE INTO THE HEART OF THE WORLD is equally remarkable. [...]
"A beautifully written, emotionally affecting debut featuring a protagonist whose 'different abilities' include surprising and charming the reader."
- And finally, A LADY CYCLIST'S GUIDE TO KASHGAR may have come out back in May, but it's still bicycle season, so we're still thinking about it!