With this reference, you'll be equipped to answer questions for young people who know exactly what they want as well as for those who have no idea but just know that they want something good . The authors surveyed children's librarians, bringing together this collection of books.
Sharon Deeds is head of Youth and Media Services at the Cobb County Public Library System in Marietta, Georgia, where she has worked for more than ten years. Catherine Chastain is the school library media specialist at Westside Middle School in Winder, Georgia. Previously, she worked for eight years as children's librarian and youth services coordinator for the Clayton County Library System in Jonesboro, Georgia, and earned her master's degree in library science from Louisiana State University. The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association, is an organization that supports the profession of children's librarianship and is a leading authority on children's library services.