Posted on 09/24/2020 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Actress Natalie Portman is releasing a children’s book on October 20. In the spirit of the great Toni Morrison quote,...

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Posted on 09/23/2020 at 08:39 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If you’ve ever uttered the line "I love you right up to the moon — and back,” then we have...

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Posted on 09/20/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Children’s literature made the headlines in a few interesting ways over the past week. First came news that musician Lil...

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Posted on 09/16/2020 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The longlist for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature came out today. Out of over three hundred submissions,...

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Posted on 09/16/2020 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s hard to say what caught our attention most in the story about author Annabel Steadman’s record book deal. Was...

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Posted on 09/01/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The results are in from NPR’s summer reader poll, looking for the best children’s books. Judges took nominations from thousands...

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Posted on 08/23/2020 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today we're interviewing author Gloria Repp. Adventure, mystery, and wild creatures often play a large part in Repp's books. While...

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Posted on 08/15/2020 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today we're interviewing Edmund A.M. Batara, who's new to the fiction writing field. He published his first fantasy book, The...

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Posted on 08/04/2020 at 10:27 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Here’s a guaranteed bestseller: a banking executive and mother of two has written a COVID-themed parody of Goodnight Moon. Good...

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Posted on 07/16/2020 at 11:15 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sad news in the literary world: Joanna Cole, author of The Magic School Bus series, has died. Scholastic announced yesterday...

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