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Creating Joy

Stephanie Mills was Rhode Island's School Librarian of the Year for the 2019-2020 school year. She is entering her 20th year as an educator and is the school librarian at Park View Middle School in Cranston. She is the co-chair of the SLRI Awards Committee. Follow her on Twitter @pvmslibraryri.

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Melanie Roy is a lifelong educator with 17 years of classroom teaching experience and 11 years as a school library media specialist. She has National Board Certification, and was the 2019 Rhode Island School Librarian of the Year, 2020 Barrington District Teacher of the Year, and a finalist for the 2021 RI Teacher of the Year. You can find her on Twitter @mrsmelanieroy and through her weekly book recommendation blog

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