Debbie Alvarez, Beaverton school librarian and Battle of the Books booster, dies at 42.
A passionate School Librarian, a friend and guide of writers of children s books passed away early this week. School Librarians all over the world can be proud of her achievements. She was instrumental in encouraging and nourishing the authors of books for children. She also stood out for the cause of "Battle Of the Books". Hats off Madam. Let your soul Rest In Peace. ..... Read further in this regard at : http://www.oregonlive.com/beaverton/index.ssf/2015/12/debbie_alvarez.html School Librarian Par Excellence