Children's Books

Books That Changed Me: Pamela Hart

I love all of Stewart's work. When I ran out of Georgette Heyer, there Stewart was, just as good, and prolific – that word which is so often used as …

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Bloomsbury Children’s Books

<b>Job Title: Marketing Manager<br>Department: Marketing</b><p><b>Position Summary:</b><p>Bloomsbury Children’s Books seeks a Marketing Manager to develop and implement …

Creative Writing

The debate about ‘good’ and ‘bad’ books for children

Recently, Hong Kong’s Home Affairs Bureau transferred 10 children’s books on same-sex parenting to the closed area of the public library.<p>These books …

News (Hong Kong)

12 uplifting new children's books for the next generation of readers (and leaders)

Children’s books for enjoyment — and inspiration

Books

Christine Noestlinger, Austrian children’s book author, dies

Christine Noestlinger, an Austrian author best known for her children's books such as "Fiery Frederica" and "Fly Away Home," has died at the age of …

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<i>Easyjet's flying libraries will help get children reading – but we need actual libraries too</i><p>As a child, my holidays began when I opened a book. Even in noisy airports, I was as calm as it is possible for a nine-year-old to be, because I knew that I didn’t have to wait for the plane to land to visit …

In-flight Entertainment

UK airline provides flybraries for kids

The words “<b>budget airline</b>” and “flying with kids” are phrases that <b>strike fear</b> into the heart of most parents. But if they are traveling on the <b>UK’s</b> …

Airlines

Iliad Illustration Compositions

From the Iliad. I was reading an ebook PDF of the Illiad, and came across these epic compositions in the book. Worth studying — note the balanced yet …

Eric Kim

Hong Kong: LGBT-Themed Books Restricted in Libraries

Hong Kong authorities should immediately reverse a decision to place 10 children’s books with LGBT themes in the “closed stacks” of public libraries, …

Hong Kong

25 Children’s Books That Inspire Empathy

Empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of another. And that ability is not something we are born with, it is a characteristic we …

Kids

10 innovations in children’s books that kids care about

We ran some data on our 30,000 reviews recently and there were some shocking results.<p>Actually, I’m kidding; there was absolutely nothing shocking. At …

Books

Doctor Who: Official Annual 2019

AuthorDan GreenBindingPaperbackCat No.4319627EAN9781405933766GenresScience FictionFilm & TVISBN9781405933766PublisherBBC Children's BooksSeries13th …

Doctor Who

Children's Job Moves: June 2018

<b>Danielle Klimashousky</b> has joined Random House Children's Books as marketing manager for licensed and proprietary brands; formerly she was associate …

Books

As Literary Award Changes Its Name to Escape Allegations of Racism, Instances of Anti-Semitism Go Unnoticed

Children’s literature news does not ordinarily make it into lead stories in <i>The</i> <i>New York Times</i>. Last week’s announcement by the ALSC (Association for …

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Finalists Announced for 2019 NSK Neustadt Prize for Children’s Literature

News and EventsWLT<i></i>The 2019 NSK Nominees (top, left-to-right) Margarita Engle (Photo: Sandra Rios Balderrama), René Colato Laínez, Ana Maria Machado, …

Books

[Music Video] Boston Bun - Spread Love (Paddington) feat. DVNO

Paddington is a classic character in children’s literature. Many of us grew up reading about his exploits all over and subsequently watching them on …

Music Videos

Librarian Creates Guide To Children's Books About Police

A librarian in Oakland, California, has created a guide to children's books about law enforcement.

Culture

Hong Kong equality groups hold LGBTQ book exhibition

An <b>LGBTQ-friendly book exhibit</b> was held on <b>July 8</b> in response to the <b>Hong Kong</b> Leisure and Culture Services Department’s decision in June to <b>remove</b> …

Hong Kong

Photo: Rain forest caterpillar is trippy and transparent

<b>Our photo of the day comes from Baños, Ecuador.</b><p>Some caterpillars are cute and fuzzy and star in children's books. Other are strange and transparent …

Nature

Shoalhaven Readers' & Writers' Festival (Children's Festival) - Tim Harris Writing Workshop

As part of the Shoalhaven Readers' and Writers' Festival 2018, Tim Harris, author of the <i>Mr Bambuckles</i> series, is holding a free fun writing</i> …

Writing

Why Laura Ingalls Wilder's Name Was Removed From Children's Literature Award

As a society, to best move forward, we must acknowledge the problematic parts of our past. That’s why, in a unanimous decision, members of the …

Books

Captain Kirk misunderstands the Wilder decision

Colleen Flaherty writes: “<b>William Shatner,</b> <i>Star Trek</i>’s original <b>Captain Kirk,</b> wasn’t exactly <b>telling academics</b> on <b>Twitter</b> to live long and prosper this …

Star Trek

Missouri Moms Collect Books for Migrant Children

(KSDK) Two De Soto, Missouri moms are collecting books to send to detained migrant children.<p>Ashlee Mattingly and Lisa Winkelman work for a company …

Portland, OR

Flavia Zorrilla Drago on The Creative Finder

My name is Flavia, I was born and raised in Mexico City where I studied graphical design (Universidad La Salle). I also love traveling and living …

Nonprofits

Cross and Westwood join Bloomsbury Children’s

Beatrice Cross and Jade Westwood are joining Bloomsbury Children’s marketing and publicity team.<p>Cross, who is currently publicity manager at …

Books

The meaning of the Wilder Award name change

Sarah Nicolas writes: “Many people have feelings about <b>renaming</b> the <b>Laura Ingalls Wilder Award</b> as the Children’s Literature Legacy Award. Ignoring the …

Children's Books

The best children’s books out this summer

'Mum! I’ve got nothing to do!' From tinies to teens and all ages in between Sarra Manning has your kids’ reading needs covered until they go back to …

Books

The best children's and young adult books of 2018 (so far)

<b>Emily Bearn offers a selection of the best children's books and young adult fiction of the year – these books sure to keep even the most restless kids entertained through the school holidays</b><p><b>Secret Seven: Mystery of the Skull by Pamela Butchart ★★★★☆</b><p>The literary police have uncovered plenty of crime …

Books

French Book Sales Fell 1.6% in 2017

French publishing sales were down in 2017, falling 1.6% compared to 2016. Revenue declined from €2.84 billion ($3.7 billion) in 2016 to € 2.79 …

Curriculum Development

Used Book Sale

St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Arlington is hosting its 13th annual used book sale on Saturday, July 7, 9 AM – 1 PM, and Sunday, July 8, 8 AM – noon. …

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