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Web Site of Note - DC

If the economy has got you down and you are looking for a good local job site to search, head to This local site has great searches for local jobs in a variety of different professions. And it even has a place to post résumés and cover letters when you apply for jobs directly.

How Many Words Is a Picture Worth?

Graphic novels merge pictures and language to create a new type of book.  Learn more about the writers and illustrators who create these novels with UXL's Graphic Novelists.

What Kids Are Reading

Hey Kids (and Parents),Want to know what the other kids in D.C. are reading? Check out these titles:For older kids: Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling Ella Enchanted by Tommy O’Haver Golden Compass by Philip Pullman Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling The Giver by Lois Lowry James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl

Book Clubs: Tips and Ideas

Whether you are already running a club or thinking about starting one, this website can help you. Reading group guides are designed to help clubs by offering specific discussion topics and questions for a given book.