Posted on January 30, 2023 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The American Library Association has announced its choices for the top books, digital media, video, and audiobooks for children and...

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Posted on January 24, 2023 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you went to elementary school in the 1990s, there's no way you won't recognize this book, even if you...

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Posted on January 20, 2023 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Emma Straub, the bestselling author of such novels as All Adults Here and The Vacationers, was supposed to read her...

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Posted on January 19, 2023 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations are in order for author Meg Medina, who is our new national ambassador for young people's literature! The Library...

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Posted on January 11, 2023 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR's Planet Money podcast embarked on an experiment recently, in a third-grade classroom. And the results were ... somewhat unexpected....

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Posted on December 27, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Nikki Grimes hasn't lived the career she would've predicted. But that's okay — heck, it's better than okay. She...

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Posted on December 22, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Kathryn Jezer-Morton's essay on children's literature might first seem like a bit of a downer. Her children are voracious readers...

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Posted on December 16, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A fair number of bookworms will bemoan the increase in celebrity books, whether tell-all memoir or children's story. And at...

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Posted on December 13, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Want to read an AI-generated book to your kids? Want your kids to use AI to write their own stories?...

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Posted on October 24, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two articles on upcoming books from celebrities have decidedly different tones. One, from the Associated Press, is celebratory: singer-songwriter Lucinda...

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