CBE Librarian Newsletter June 2018
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Urging Leaders and Moving Diverse Librarians’ Careers Forward

Day two of the Spectrum Institute included a panel on increasing diversity in library leadership, moderated by Tamika Barnes from Georgia State University Library. Panelists reflected on their paths to their current leadership positions, and shared advice with a room full of current MLIS students and recent graduates.
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Viola Davis Takes a Bow

The award-winning actor found herself at the library and on the stage

Viola Davis can’t get enough of New Orleans.
“This is one of my favorite cities,” she announced to an auditorium packed with library professionals. “You can blow a fuse in this city, though, between the vodka and the fried oysters.”
Oscar, Emmy, and Tony-winning actor Davis was the Closing Session speaker at the American Library Association’s 2018 Annual Conference and Exhibition in New Orleans on June 26, and the crowd couldn’t get enough of her. Davis received a standing ovation before the program even started.
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Featured Titles

Sonya Dor

There are no limits to what you can dream! Let Sonya Dor take you along for a limitless adventure to explore her wild and crazy potential in a picture book for all ages.
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Skyward Bound: Hot-air Ballooning

Moonbeam Silver Medalist/Children's Non-Fiction Pictorial- "Opens the skies to children and adults..empowering them to live more gently on our planet as ambassadors of the environment
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Spirit Of Philadelphia

Spans WWI Penna & Europe. Honor & resilience. Emergency Fleet Corp.'s world's largest shipbuilding yard near Philly neighborhoods. INGRAM. 55% TRADE DISCOUNT. RETURNABLE. SCREEN POTENTIAL.
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A family determined to find and rescue their sister who has been taken by bounty hunters looking for the one who can be mixed. Though they dont know it yet one of their family has already been changed

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The Elemental Journey Of Purposeful Memoir

Warm and informal, with a year's worth of thought-provoking, carefully constructed writing prompts and essays on craft, this book is like having an experienced writing coach at your elbow

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From 2045, Theo, follows a mad scientist back to Nazi Germany. He and his robotic dog and German friend stand against Hitler’s regime. Evil threatens the teens in their quest to save past and future.

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