Kathleen Odean (@kathleenodean )

Kathleen Odean

Bio Workshop Presenter on Best New YA Books & Best New Childrens Books. Chair, 2002 Newbery Award Committee. Always a librarian. #alsc #yalit #kidsneedbooks
Location Rhode Island
Tweets 1,4K
Followers 10,6K
Following 405
Account created 03-03-2011 02:58:58
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iPhone : Hundreds of people converged on the Rhode Island State House today as part of the international #ClimateStrike to press for action on climate change.

Twitter Web App : New York (State and City) School Librarians: please encourage your students to nominate their favorite books for this year's (2020) Three Apples Award via these nominating forms (by... nyla.org/max/4DCGI/cms/โ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : Celebrating 5(for text)+3(Audio)=
8 stars for #TheBridgeHome
w/ a #GRABridge #ProjectLIT
3 #author skype visits
+ 5 (T-shirt&class set of bookmarks) #giveaway
= 8 #giveaways
RT Follow Tell me by 9/23
about a wonderful teacher you had
in honor of Viji who loves Parvathi Teacher

Twitter Web App : good morning! my first piece for Pew Research Center #stateline explores how public libraries are on the front lines of public health in small towns and rural communities: pewtrusts.org/en/research-anโ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : Peter Griffiths Hello, there is your unroll: Thread by Heidi N. Moore: "Okay, for everyone who is confused: Here is a quick-and-dirty explainer thread on the overnight lending market that the [โ€ฆ]" threadreaderapp.com/thread/1174167โ€ฆ
Enjoy :) ๐Ÿค–

Twitter Web App : I just signed up the #OFALibrary as a Voter Registration site! I just took action on @theactionnet: National Voter Registration Day. Take action here: nationalvoterregistrationday.org/partner-2019-sโ€ฆ

Twitter Web App : Great to have such an excellent book about boys and fathers/grandfathers. I especially love the title story. These days I see about 3 or 4 times more books about girls than boys for middle/high school so this is especially valuable. twitter.com/avi3writer/staโ€ฆ

iPhone : Announcing the 2019 National Book Awards Longlist for Young Peoples Literature!! newyorker.com/books/page-turโ€ฆ

iPhone : NEW: One of the biggest complaints about Providence schools is that it takes such a long time to make minor purchases. So how did PPSD manage to quickly buy $187k worth of books from a self-published authority? I tried to find an answer. bostonglobe.com/metro/rhode-isโ€ฆ

iPhone : Dan McGowan Those so-called Amazon reviews are clearly fake. They all sound alike. They are typically the only review of any product from that โ€œperson.โ€ Not that comments on Amazon are the same as professional reviews, of which this book has none. Gallo has almost unbelievably bad judgement.

iPhone : Dan McGowan According to the Providence Schools website, the budget for library books for the whole district seems to be less than $60,000 for the whole district, not including reference books. Gallo spent 3 times that.

Twitter Web App : The season of the witch is nearly upon us and my witchy little book has been out for six months today! How about a giveaway to celebrate? โ˜ ๏ธ๐ŸฆŠ๐ŸŒฒ

-RT to enter
-US only, please
-Ends Monday, 9/16

Happy fall! ๐Ÿ

Twitter Web App : HAVE A LITTLE FAITH IN ME has been out in the world for 8 days! To celebrate the number 8 for the girls of Cabin 8, Iโ€™m giving away a signed, finished copy.

Just RT and follow me (US only) by 9/16 and Iโ€™ll pick a winner ๐Ÿ˜Š

Iโ€™ll also have a fun Cosmo-type quiz for Cabin 8 later!