Posted on 11/18/2019 at 03:52 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A member of ABBA will serve as executive producer of a Pippi Longstocking “musical circus show,” reports the Bookseller. “Pippi...

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Posted on 11/10/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Just a few days ago, Jeff Kinney released his most recent Diary of a Wimpy Kid book. Wrecking Ball is...

Posted on 11/07/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Children’s author and illustrator Eric Carle has sold his licensing company to Penguin Random House. The deal to obtain Eric...

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Posted on 11/06/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You’ll note that several books on the 100 Novels That Shaped Our World list would be considered middle-grade or young-adult...

Posted on 11/06/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The BBC asked a panel of experts to list 100 novels that shaped their world, and their choices are now...

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Posted on 11/04/2019 at 12:22 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Developers in Humboldt Park are making the Chicago neighborhood’s connection to L. Frank Baum a heck of a lot more...

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Posted on 10/28/2019 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Ever donate something you wish you could have back? If you’re extremely lucky, like British woman Zoe Andrews, you just...

Posted on 10/24/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The long-running French comic book series Asterix hit a milestone today: it welcomed its first female hero. This latest edition,...

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Posted on 10/24/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We still have an entire weekend before Halloween, so there’s plenty of time to pull together (or locate) a clever...

Posted on 10/18/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Children’s lit never fails to bring a nostalgic smile to our faces. (Remember how you could spend all summer reading...

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