Operation Teen Book Drop: April 18!

April 10, 2013By justina#rockthedrop, 826NYC, Figment, I heart daily, Melissa Walker, Operation TBD, Operation Teen Book Drop, readergirlz, Rock the Drop, Soho Teen, Support Teen Lit Day, YALSA No Comments

From the readergirlz blog: We’re so excited to be rocking Operation Teen Book Drop ’13! You guys know The Drop is one of our favorite days of the year — what better way to get on board with Support Teen Literature day? This year, in addition to rocking out and dropping our favorite YA titles … Read More

Operation Teen Book Drop: Press Release

March 17, 2009By justinaOperation TBD, readergirlz, YALSA No Comments

For more information contact: Sara Easterly, Publicist for readergirlz Sara Easterly & Friends sara@saraeasterly.com 206-632-8588 READING STIMULUS PLAN FOR HOSPITALIZED TEEN PATIENTSLAUNCHES JUST IN TIME FOR “SUPPORT TEEN LIT DAY” APRIL 16 Despite economic downturn, generous publishers have donatedthousands of young-adult books for readergirlz, Guys Lit Wire, and YALSAto deliver to teens in America’s top … Read More

Operation Teen Book Drop

February 20, 2009By justinaGuys Lit Wire, readergirlz, YALSA 1 Comment

Get ready for the second annual Operation Teen Book Drop, brought to you by readergirlz, GuysLitWire, and YALSA. Last year, my online book community, readergirlz, worked with 21 publishers to drop 10,000 FREE books into Children’s Hospitals around the country. (Thank you, publishers!) We’re psyched for a repeat performance. Check out the video below and … Read More

Geocaching for Teens & Libraries!

November 30, 2008By justinageocaching, Little Willow, North of Beautiful, YALSA 1 Comment

Calling all teachers and librarians! This just in from Little Willow and quoted from the YALSA website: GITA, the Geospatial Information & Technology Association has a program called Location in Education where educators can borrow 10-15 GPS units. http://yalsa.ala.org/blog/2008/11/23/geocaching/ I am a geocaching geek…so much so that my next novel features geocaching! Seek out your … Read More

readergirlz around the world!

September 19, 2008By justinaDia Calhoun, Holly Cupala, Lorie Ann Grover, Mitali Perkins, Night Bites, readergirlz, YA novels, YALSA No Comments

Other than writing and procrastinating (I mean, researching) in Shanghai, I also happen to be one of the co-founders of readergirlz, the leading online book community for teens! Along with my divas divine–Lorie Ann Grover, Dia Calhoun, and Mitali Perkins (all fellow award-winning YA authors)–we’ve spent the last 18 months or so creating fun literacy … Read More