September 30, 2015

15 Books to Get You in the Halloween Spirit

While you’re out and about getting candy, costumes, and planning your trick-or-treating route for October 31st, don’t forget to pick up some spooky tales to read […]
September 30, 2015

BCBA Spotlight: Dr. Tamara Pizzoli

Dr. Tamara Pizzoli is an author from Killeen, Texas. She was a teacher for many years before founding her own school, The English Schoolhouse, two years […]
September 30, 2015

October 2015 New Releases

September 30, 2015

Authors Recently Added (09/29/15)

Barbara K. Curry Sweet Words So Brave: The Story of African American Literature (Florence Onye) Buchi Emecheta The Family: A Novel (1990) The Wrestling Match (1983) […]
September 30, 2015

Book Series, Part 2: Chapter Books & Middle Grade Fiction

Part two of our book series posts showcases chapter books and middle grade fiction. A book series is comprised of two or more books that have […]
September 16, 2015

BCBA’s Recently Added Authors (9/15/2015)

Mariah Carey All I Want for Christmas Is You (2015) Faustin Charles The Selfish Crocodile Book of Colours (2013) The Selfish Crocodile Book of Numbers (2012) […]
September 15, 2015

Book Series, Part 1: Picture Books

A book series is comprised of two or more books that have certain characteristics in common. Some series are written by the same author and generally […]
September 15, 2015

BCBA Spotlight: Kwame Alexander

It’s been a fantastic year for poet and author Kwame Alexander. His book, The Crossover, won the Newberry Medal (listen to his fabulous acceptance speech below) […]
September 2, 2015

BCBA’s Recently Added Authors (9/1/2015)

Mikaela Everett (YA) The Unquiet Gregory Christie (Picture) Mousetropolis Michel Chikwanine (Middle) Child Soldier: When Boys and Girls Are Used in War Angela Freeman (Picture Book) […]
September 1, 2015

BCBA Spotlight: Charles R. Smith Jr.

Charles R. Smith Jr. is a multiple award-winning author. His love of photography, sports, poetry, and fatherhood is evident in much of his work. Besides the […]