Elizabeth Pelayo is the library media specialist at St. Charles East High School in St. Charles, Illinois. She currently writes book reviews for School Library Journal and writes for AASL’s Knowledge Quest website. She is a member of the AASL AAUP Book Selection Committee. She also serves as a member of the YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound Committee. She is a member of the reading panel committee for the AISLE Abraham Lincoln Book Award.