Presenter of the National Book Awards

TIME for Kids Hangout with NBA Winner Will Alexander


Will Alexander, whose Goblin Secrets won a 2012 National Book Award, joined Google’s Connected Classroom to speak with Time for Kids and our summer BookUp students.
The next Hangout featuring 2013 National Book Award Finalist Gene Luen Yang. Join the conversation on Monday, August 4 at 2:30 p.m. ET.

 

SUMMER READING RECOMMENDATIONS

NBA classics and BookUp favorites to take along on vacation journeys.
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    THE GREAT ESCAPE



    Circle the globe with 12 far-flung
    novels from celebrated
    National Book Award authors.

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    KID LIT


    School's out. Summer reading is in.
    Ten hot YPL titles chosen by our
    BookUp NYC students and
    instructors.

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    WHAT'S LOVE GOT TO DO WITH IT?


    Ten famous literary couplings that
    earned National Book Award
    honors.

    More >

New audio:

Acclaimed authors talk books and writing with New Yorker editors.

2014 Eat, Drink & Be Literary Program

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Thomas Allen Illustration"Short stories are the deep, encoded crystallizations of all human knowledge."
— George Saunders, who recommended a reading list for space aliens hoping to understand humans

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Illustration: Thomas Allen, from Oprah.com

 

 

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