Posted on 03/11/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The creative forces behind a documentary on the beloved children’s book The Phantom Tollbooth are sharing it for free, in...

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Posted on 03/09/2021 at 09:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Norton Juster, best known for writing The Phantom Tollbooth, has died at the age of ninety-one. Mo Willems broke the...

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Posted on 03/02/2021 at 08:05 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We apologize for the timing of this news, but remember, we’re just the messenger: six of Dr. Seuss’s sixty-plus books...

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Posted on 02/18/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ready for another inspirational children’s book about a newsworthy bird? Award-winning entertainer Bette Midler has delivered it: The Tale Of...

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Posted on 02/17/2021 at 02:15 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re a week late on this, but it really seems like these past few days have been the stretch in...

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Posted on 02/12/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A Utah school district has suspended its Diversity Equity Council and a book-bundle program that the council oversaw … over...

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Posted on 02/08/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ah, here’s a nice way to start out the morning and week: author Stephen King is helping elementary school children...

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Posted on 02/04/2021 at 08:16 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It’s Groundhog Day on the reader newswire today. Yesterday, we bemoaned the adaptation of Harold and the Purple Crayon; today,...

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Posted on 02/03/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This is not the news we wanted to see during Children’s Authors and Illustrators Week. There’s a live-action version of...

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Posted on 01/27/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This year, on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, there truly is a book about the horrors of this genocide for all...

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