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| PLEASE READ THIS: WELCOME MESSAGE|
Before you start posting, please read this message
| Messages from Admin|
Any messages about the use of this board and any issues
| New members|
Introduce yourself here with some information about your particular interests and specialisations
| Book lists|
Here are the definitive book lists compiled on various subjects with the help of forum members. This forum is locked so ordinary members cannot post here. If you have any contributions to make to this forum go to the 'Requests for help' forum
| General children's literature topics|
You can discuss current topics here: review children's books old and new, conferences, and suggestions for interesting reading.
| Academic and employment links|
Make enquiries and share information about courses in children's literature and any employment opportunities.
| Requests for help|
Trying to locate a book or author? Ask for any help here
| Interesting websites|
Inform other members of any new or existing children's literature websites
| Writers' support|
Are you writing a children's book? Or an academic book or paper on children's literature? Struggling with an essay, dissertation or thesis? Here is a place for writers to support each other. Links to helpful websites welcome.
| Readalongs: Book Group|
The official KidLit reading group. Titles, dates and deadlines will be provided by the administrator in consultation with members, and views will be discussed here.
| Children's literature in the media|
Let us know about any news articles, television shows or any other media events relating to children's literature. Please provide links where available
| Personal achievements|
Here is the forum for your shameless plugs. New books, journal articles, radio and television appearances etc. Knock yourself out!
| Prizes, honours and awards|
Find out about and discuss international book awards and authors honoured
| Events in the UK|
Please share information about children's literature events in the UK: festivals, conferences, talks, book signings etc.
| Events in the US, South & Central America, the Caribbean and Canada|
Please share information about children's literature events in the US, South & Central America, the Caribbean and Canada: festivals, conferences, talks, book signings etc.
| Events in Europe|
Please share information about children's literature events in Europe: festivals, conferences, talks, book signings etc.
| Events in the Rest of the World|
Please share information about children's literature events in Asia, Australasia, Africa and the Middle East: festivals, conferences, talks, book signings etc.
| Off topic|
Anything you want to talk about that is unrelated to children's literature
| Media enquiries|
Any media requests for interviewees or information. Please include an email address if you have one