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 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 13, 2023 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We have a trailer and release date for the adaptation of Judy Blume's beloved novel Are You There God? It’s...

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Posted on December 28, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR is looking to highlight authors whose work has been challenged or banned around the US. Today, that writer is...

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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 22, 2022 at 8:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For just a few days this year, Joseph Coelho and Jason Reynolds were simultaneously serving as representatives for children's literature...

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Posted on December 13, 2022 at 2:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Jason Reynolds is the first person ever to serve three years as national ambassador for young people's literature ......

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Posted on October 20, 2022 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For the first time in over a decade, we'll have a Percy Jackson story told from his point of view....

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Posted on October 19, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Best-of lists are always so subjective, but we hope this one will only inspire friendly disagreement at worst — and...

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