Our next YALS board meeting will be Thursday, May 27 at 10 am. This will once again be a virtual meeting, via GoToMeeting. The meeting will be from 10 to Noon. The meeting link will be sent out via the YALS listserv. This meeting is open to all who are interested. Here is the ... Read More about When Does YALS next meet?
The marketing materials for the 2022 NH Teen Book Awards are now available. All can easily be found here. ... Read More about Marketing Materials for 2022 Isinglass and Flume Teen Book Awards
During this round of applications for Teen Ambassadors for the NH Teen Book Awards Committee we are looking for 4 teens currently in grades 6 and 7 (so they'll be in grades 7 and 8 during their term). Applications are due May 17th. The term these ambassadors will hold will run June 2021 through ... Read More about Teen Book Award Ambassadors
Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 10:00 AM Teen Summer Reading planning is always a challenge, and with so many unknowns in 2021, we could all use a little help! Let's join forces and talk about what we have planned so far, and where we could use some advice. Please bring ideas (in any stage of ... Read More about YALS Teen Summer Reading Idea Share
Thank you to all who joined us for Get Lit: What's New in YA Literature. For those who couldn't attend, we are working on getting recordings posted as soon as possible. RECORDINGS AND SESSION MATERIALS:Session recordings, additional publisher book buzz, and related materials can be located on ... Read More about Follow-up to Get Lit: What’s New in YA Literature
Join YALS for a virtual teen librarian training session on Tuesday, May 4, 2021 from 1:00-3:00 PM. Below is a schedule of events: 1:00-1:45 Diversity Audits for Teen Collections Katharine Gatcomb, Sara Rottger, and Andrew Houldsworth from the Portsmouth Public Library will discuss their ... Read More about YALS Teen Librarian Training Session
It's time to vote! The deadline to submit votes is April 30, 2021. Flume Award 2021 Voting - Click Here Isinglass Award 2021 Voting - Click Here ... Read More about Flume and Isinglass Voting 2021