Child Advocacy, Collection Development, Committees

Great Early Elementary Reads

submitted by Shilo Pearson Chair, 2007-2008 ALSC School-Age Programs and Services Committee The School-Age Programs and Services Committee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is happy to announce that ALSC has released their bibliography, “Great Early Elementary Reads,” featuring recommended book titles for children who are just learning to read and beginning to read on their own. The book list is available as a full-color PDF on the ALSC Web site at www.ala.org/ala/alsc/booklists and is free to download, copy and distribute to colleagues and patrons. Print copies of the list will be distributed by ALSC at the ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim, California. Please look for them at the following locations: ALSC membership booth (on exhibit floor) ALA’s Literature Distribution Bins (near ALA registration area) ALSC All Committee meeting (Sunday) ALSC Division Leadership meeting (Saturday) ALSC Membership Meeting (Monday)…