Posted on 07/13/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Remember when dystopia was *the* genre in literature, especially young adult? We know some of you are groaning at the...

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Posted on 06/21/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

NPR has interviews with two celebrities on their children’s books to share — one you already knew about and one...

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Posted on 06/16/2021 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Jason Reynolds has a new honor to add to an ever-growing list: Carnegie Medal winner. The award is the...

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Posted on 06/14/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A big dose of nostalgia is hitting Netflix in about a month. A trilogy inspired by R.L. Stine’s Fear Street...

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Posted on 05/12/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It was somewhat of a jolt, during childhood, to realize that teachers had lives outside of school. And while we’ve...

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Posted on 05/11/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes may have won a Walter Award, but it won’t be taught in a Florida...

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Posted on 04/27/2021 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Angie Thomas takes a pragmatic — yet positive — view about the impact of her writing, in a recent...

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Posted on 04/19/2021 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Elizabeth Acevedo is ready to try her hand at a new literary genre: adult fiction. The currently untitled novel will...

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Posted on 04/19/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Gary Paulsen is well known for his novels about surviving. Now, he’s sharing his own story about survival. Back in...

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Posted on 04/16/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Jason Reynolds has been chosen as the inaugural honorary chair for Banned Books Week. It’s the latest of many...

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