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8 fantasy reads to help you escape from the world

Witchmark by C. L. Polk<p>If anyone finds out that Miles Singer is a witch, he’ll lose everything. That’s why he practices quietly as a doctor, helping …

Books

Rabindranath Tagore. 77 años sin el más famoso de los poetas indios.

Hoy se cumplen <b>77 años</b> <b>del fallecimiento de Rabindranath Tagore</b>, el más famoso de los poetas indios. Seguro que en muchos hogares hay una edición de …

Which Languages Are Hardest to Learn? This Infographic Has Your Answer

Want to learn a new language? Choose your level.<p>Just in case you're thinking of taking up a second language soon, language-learning website Voxy put …

Language Learning

LEGO Is Releasing a Hogwarts Castle Set and It’s So Magical

Harry Potter fans, our prayers have been answered! You can now go to Hogwarts. Or more accurately, you can now bring Hogwarts into your own home.

Lego

Download “The Transparent Library” e-book here!

I am very happy to share that over the past few weeks Michael Casey and I have edited together all of the <i>Library Journal</i> “Transparent Library” …

E-Books an Bäumen und in Brotdosen: 8 kreative Ideen zur Präsentation

Bei der Präsentation von E-Books im analogen Raum tun sich Verlage und Buchhandel nach wie vor schwer. Ein vom Börsenverein initiierter …

Bücher

Library of the future: 7 technologies we would love to see

<b>Libraries lead the way to digital citizenship. They should be the first places where most advanced technologies are implemented.</b>Today, libraries are …

Libraries

5 things we learnt about open access monographs

What is the future of academic publishing? We’re celebrating University Press Week (8-14 November 2015) and Academic Book Week (9-16 November) with a …

Humanities

Books vs. e-books: The science behind the best way to read

While browsing the bookstore to buy a gift for that special someone (or yourself), you may be faced with a tough decision: e-books or the …

Chemistry

The exciting topic of Chemistry is explored, covering the atom--protons, neutrons, electrons, nucleus--as well as the basics of the periodic table, …

Neurology

Neurology explores the complexities of the Central Nervous System, beginning with the different sections (lobes) of the brain, continuing to the …

Science

Explaining different scientific disciplines in clear, colorful chapters, this illustrated primer is a great way to introduce young readers to a …

My Light

Often taken for granted, the sun gives us more than its light. Here, acclaimed author and illustrator Molly Bang presents a celebration of the wonder …

Tsunami!

Ojiisan, the oldest and wealthiest man in the village, doesn?t join the others at the rice ceremony. Instead he watches from his balcony. He feels …

Why?

Everyday childhood activities, such as an excursion to the park, splashing in the bathtub, or fixing a snack in the kitchen, can excite many …

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

When fourteen-year-old William Kamkwamba's Malawi village was hit by a drought, everyone's crops began to fail. Without enough money for food, let …

Martin's Big Words

<b>The Barnes & Noble Review</b><br>Acclaimed author Doreen Rappaport and Coretta Scott King Award winner Bryan Collier, who previously collaborated on <i>Freedom</i> …

Vincent van Gogh - A Short Biography for Kids

Overview<p>Vincent van Gogh - A Short Biography for Kids by Josephine Madden<p>A short illustrated biography of Vincent van Gogh, the famed painter.<p>Product …

Barnes & Noble

Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids!

Overview<p>Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids! by Sam Rogers<p>He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. Without him, …

Kids

Viva Frida

A 2015 Caldecott Honor Book<br>A 2015 Pura Belpré (Illustrator) Award<p>Frida Kahlo, one of the world's most famous and unusual artists is revered around …

Hello Olivia

Nelson Mandela

Get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what it takes to change the world in this comprehensive biography that tells the complete life story of …

The Story of Buildings: From the Pyramids to the Sydney Opera House and Beyond

<b>Aspiring architects will be in their element! Explore this illustrated narrative history of buildings for young readers, an amazing construction in</b> …

History Year by Year

Featuring more than 1,500 images that bring the story of the past to life through a detailed timeline, this visual reference helps children navigate …

125 Wacky Roadside Attractions: See All the Weird, Wonderful, and Downright Bizarre Landmarks From Around the World! (National Geographic Kids)

Going on a road trip? See the silly side of travel as you explore the wackiest landmarks from around the world -- a place where you can walk in real …

Book Nerd Problems | Needing a Book Stylist

Geek

Insurgent Blu-ray exclusive: Veronica Roth on the sims scene

When Veronica Roth wrote her <i>Divergent</i> series, she couldn’t have known that one day a director would have $110 million to bring the novels to life. So …

But Did You Read the Book?

Cara Delevingne, Press Junketry, and Me<p>Earlier this week, an interview with the actor Cara Delevingne made the rounds online. In it, the anchors of …