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Field Trip Friday: April 24, 2015



THIS WEEK IN WRITING

- For the YA authors among us, this article on the neuroscience of why teens are the way they are.

THIS WEEK IN READING

- Book Riot features an amazing conversation with authors Courtney Summers and Laurie Halse Anderson.

- Our wonderful Sarah Enni interviews our also wonderful Kristin Halbrook on her First Draft podcast series this week. I have already listened and you'll want to, too!

- The B&N teen blog has a list of LGBTQ under-the-radar reads.

THIS WEEK IN PUBLISHING

- Publisher's Weekly has an article about the 'plummet' of sales in juvenile books.

- This tweet will make you feel better about your life.

THIS WEEK IN OTHER STUFF

- Maybe I am the only one who's super into mammoths but this article is still interesting either way.

- MTV has an interesting article about the departure of the Wonder Woman director from the film, and about the difficulties women face in Hollywood.

- It was a week of Hollywood ladies making statements. There's a parody video for #makeitfair, and this sketch from Inside Amy Schumer.

- NPR has an interesting article about mistaken identity and people not understanding how to use twitter.

- Several Native actors walked off the set of Adam Sandler's latest movie, and it sounds like this was a seriously good call on their part.


THIS WEEK IN THE RANDOM

- Buzzfeed's article on Abercrombie's new look awesomely states that Abercrombie will have to: "adjust its infamous phantasmagoria of heavy scents, dark lighting, and loud music."

- Buzzfeed also has some great charts about how you use your work email. (Fairly accurate for me!)
Kaitlin Ward

Kaitlin Ward is the author of Bleeding Earth, Adaptive Books 2016, and The Farm, coming 2017 from Scholastic.

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Item Reviewed: Field Trip Friday: April 24, 2015 Rating: 5 Reviewed By: Kaitlin Ward