Posted on 09/15/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

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

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Posted on 08/23/2021 at 08:14 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A number of authors have died this month: James W. Loewen, Eloise Greenfield, and Jill Murphy. The former was best...

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Posted on 08/17/2021 at 12:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A picture book about a child with same-sex parents is continuing its tour across eastern Europe. The sale of Mothers,...

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Posted on 07/28/2021 at 01:45 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy birthday to beloved children’s author Beatrix Potter! You may perhaps be re-reading The Tale of Peter Rabbit to celebrate...

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Posted on 07/26/2021 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

School won’t be in session for a few weeks, for most kids, and Banned Books Week isn’t for a few...

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Posted on 07/23/2021 at 09:49 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

An official prequel to A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh stories will come out this fall, to mark the 95th anniversary of their...

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Posted on 07/21/2021 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Stacey Abrams has another line to add to her resume: picture-book author. The politician and voting rights activist, who’s already...

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Posted on 07/16/2021 at 02:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick already founded a publishing company and served as an editor for its first title. Now,...

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Posted on 07/16/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

At some point, all of us have reflected on the content of a nursery rhyme and noted how odd it...

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Posted on 07/12/2021 at 03:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s adaptation news covers two vastly different books. Deadline was the first to reveal that the 1965 children’s book Lyle,...

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