co- Authored Books with Friend & Colleague Liz Deskins

 
 "This resource gives school librarians, children’s, and YA librarians, [and teachers] the guidance and tools they need to confidently share these books with the patrons they support."  ***Starred Review in SLJ***   https://www.alastore.ala.org/content/lgbtqai-books-children-and-teens-providing-window-all

"This resource gives school librarians, children’s, and YA librarians, [and teachers] the guidance and tools they need to confidently share these books with the patrons they support."

***Starred Review in SLJ***

https://www.alastore.ala.org/content/lgbtqai-books-children-and-teens-providing-window-all

 "Picture book biographies are ideal for promoting nonfiction reading at all ages. This single-volume book saves you time by handing you the best in new picture book biographies accompanied by unit and lesson ideas."   https://www.abc-clio.com/ABC-CLIOCorporate/product.aspx?pc=A4661P

"Picture book biographies are ideal for promoting nonfiction reading at all ages. This single-volume book saves you time by handing you the best in new picture book biographies accompanied by unit and lesson ideas."

https://www.abc-clio.com/ABC-CLIOCorporate/product.aspx?pc=A4661P

Other Publications: 

I've written book reviews, articles, and columns for the last 20 years for, among others, School Library Journal http://www.slj.com/, Horn Book Guide http://www.hbook.com/horn-book-guide/#_ , School Library Connection http://slc.librariesunlimited.com, Children and Libraries http://www.ala.org/alsc/publications-resources/cal , and Middle Web https://www.middleweb.com/.  Below are just a few examples:

Dorr, C. (2018). “Build a Year-Long Book Bash!” JLG Blog. September, 2018. https://www.juniorlibraryguild.com/blog/post/detail/id/3004/

Dorr, C. (2018).  "Young Adult Literature with LGBTQAI+ Themes." MiddleWeb.com.  March, 2018.  https://www.middleweb.com/37309/young-adult-literature-with-lgbtqai-themes/

Dorr, C. (2018).  “How to Get YA Authors Into Your Classrooms.”  MiddleWeb.com  January, 2018. https://www.middleweb.com/36843/how-to-get-ya-authors-into-your-classrooms/

Dorr, C. (2017).  "Picture Book Biographies for the Middle Grades."  MiddleWeb.com November, 2017.  https://www.middleweb.com/36313/picture-book-biographies-for-the-middle-grades/

Dorr, C.  (2016).  “’Obviously, a Major Malfunction’: The Legacy of Lost Space Heroes and What It Can Teach Today’s Students.”  School Library Connection.  February, 2016.

Dorr, C.  (2016).  “Popular: an Interview with Author Maya Van Wagenen.” School Library Connection. June, 2016. 

Deskins, L. & Dorr, C.  (2014).  “Picture Book Biographies Enrich Science Studies.”  School Library Monthly, November, 2014.

Dorr, C. (2011).  "Searching for She-roes: A Study of Historic Children’s Biographies of Women."  Children & Libraries, Summer/Fall 2011. http://www.ala.org/alsc/sites/ala.org.alsc/files/content/awardsgrants/profawards/bechtel/dorr_searching4sheroes_bechtel.pdf

Deskins, L. & Dorr, C.  (2011).  "The Magic Behind the Magic School Bus."  BookLinks, June, 2011.

Deskins, L. & Dorr, C.  (2011).  "What Makes Me a Good Global Citizen?: Using Inquiry to Explore Our Rights & Responsibilities."  BookLinks, January, 2011.