Posted on 09/17/2019 at 09:19 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The longlist for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature came out yesterday. Out of 325 submissions, these ten...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 09/14/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy belated birthday to Roald Dahl! The author of several beloved children’s books including Matilda (our favorite), James and the...

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Posted on 09/06/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s new release roundup should satisfy both sides of the political spectrum. Up first is a new picture book inspired...

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Posted on 09/05/2019 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A new traveling exhibition will allow visitors of all ages to step into several beloved Dr. Seuss books. The Dr....

Posted on 09/03/2019 at 09:56 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Students at a Catholic school in Nashville, Tennessee, won’t be checking out the Harry Potter books from their school library...

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Posted on 08/31/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

School’s back in session, and that means Tucked-In Tuesdays have returned. If you missed earlier coverage of them, Tucked-In Tuesdays...

Posted on 08/30/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The new documentary The Miracle of the Little Prince is being screened tonight at the Film Forum in New York...

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Posted on 08/28/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The United Kingdom’s Royal Mint has blocked another commemorative coin to honor an author based on questions about racism. Last...

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Posted on 08/27/2019 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The world of children’s literature lost a significant figure earlier this month. Charles Santore, an award-winning illustrator who brought to...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 08/23/2019 at 01:52 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Unpopular opinion time! Writer Jenny Zhang, upon reading Little Women for the first time at age twelve, decided she did...