Posted on 10/04/2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

How do you follow up on a smash hit book where, as the title acknowledges, both members of a couple...

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Posted on 09/22/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The movie based on Stephen Chbosky's novel The Perks of Being a Wallflower has turned ten. And in honor of...

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Posted on 09/14/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

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

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Posted on 09/13/2022 at 02:13 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We tend to think of history as repeating itself. And when it comes to book bans and challenges, it's accurate...

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Posted on 08/16/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Of course the prequel to the Hunger Games trilogy — itself a smash movie series — will become a film....

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Posted on 07/12/2022 at 08:37 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A favorite podcast recently concluded a three-part episode on the well-known YA book Go Ask Alice. For those of you...

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Posted on 06/21/2022 at 07:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Malorie Blackman has become the first children's/YA author to win the PEN Pinter Prize. The award goes to writers based...

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Posted on 06/09/2022 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Young-adult literature has suffered a big loss. The New York Times reports that author Jim Murphy has died at the...

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Posted on 06/01/2022 at 09:51 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Casting choices have been announced for the movie adaptation of The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. The prequel to Suzanne...

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Posted on 05/18/2022 at 03:31 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Colin Kaepernick revealed last summer that he'd be writing several children's books. He's making good on that declaration. With a...

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