Children's Books

7 Children's Books about Superheroes

I’d love to share some of my best material with you. This ebook is chock-full of practical tips and advice on how to feel less overwhelmed and better …

Books

Multicultural Children’s Book Day arrives Jan. 27, 2018 with giveaways, children’s activities & Twitter party

<b>GritoBlast!</b><p><i>Mission: To not only raise awareness for the kid’s books that celebrate diversity but to get more of these books into classrooms and</i> …

Latino News

For the Love of Malt Shop Novels

In seventh-grade English class we were required to keep lists of the books we read for pleasure, with brief reviews — an adjective or two — then post them on a wall by the door. I was a bookworm, and eager to please. I quickly notched “Gone With the Wind” (“great”), “Jane Eyre” (“so good”), and …

Books

Black Author educates children on bullying through books | Gary

Literary sensation Andre Renee Harris will be the featured author at an upcoming book presentation and signing about bullying Saturday, January 13, …

Munster

Revealed: Who really operates 'The Mossad' Twitter handle

<i>UPDATE to our Nov 22, 2017 story: The Israeli behind "The Mossad" (@TheMossadIL) has been identified as Shawn Eni, a Canadian living in the central</i> …

Roseanne Barr

Best Children’s Books of 2017 Lists

So many books have come out throughout the year, how can you be sure you’ve caught them all? Best of lists are probably a good place to start. …

Libraries

Cultural Sensitivity in Children’s Books

<b>To the Editor:</b><p>Re “The Vetting of Children’s Books: Is It Sensitivity or Censorship?” (front page, Dec. 24):<p>As the author of a children’s book, I congratulate you for tackling the complex question of who judges cultural sensitivity in children’s books.<p>As my book reflects my global life in many …

Opinion

A Roundup of 2017's Best Book Lists for Kids and Teens

As the year draws to a close, critics, reviewers, websites, and awards committees have been presenting their roundups of the year’s favorites. We’ve …

Publishing

“Great children’s books — the timeless kind, which...

<i>“Great children’s books — the timeless kind, which lodge themselves in the marrow of one’s being and seed into the young psyche ideas that bloom again and again throughout a lifetime — radiate a beauty and profundity transcending age. They are books for all of us and for all time. Here are seven</i> …

Books

China's 2017 Shenzhen Reading Forum Top 10 Children's Books

The annual Shenzhen Reading Month awards name books for children–and for their parents–in three categories that together represent the largest sector …

Shenzhen

Bristol grandmother writing to beat Parkinson's stigma

Dawn May, an ex-teacher turned writer from Bristol, was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2012 - the same year she became a grandmother.<p>She didn't want her grandson, Luca, to be frightened so she decided to begin writing children's books about dealing with the disease.

Parkinson's Disease

The Best Children's Books of 2017

For young readers—and young readers at heart<p>2017 has proven to be a banner year for books. Plenty of fantastic new releases have hit the shelves and, …

Books

5 things to know for Wednesday, including the best Portland (and Michelle Obama-endorsed) cookbook you'll see this holiday season - Portland Business Journal

By Andy Giegerich <br>– Digital Managing Editor, Portland Business Journal<p>Dec 13, 2017, 7:56am PST<p>On a day when many in blue-state Oregon are joyous and …

Portland, OR

The American Prison Writing Archive

In the fall of 2009 writer Doran Larson put out a call for essays from incarcerated people and prison staff about what life was like inside, and five …

Creative Writing

Book festival ends today

The International Book Festival being held at the Ernakulathappan grounds over the past nine days will conclude on Sunday, said a press release …

Ancient Philosophy

The Best Children’s Books of 2017, According to Kids

With over 30,000 new children’s books published each year, it’s hard to know which ones your child MUST read. I am constantly scanning awards lists, …

Books

15 WTF Children’s Books That Might Make You Feel Awkward

Children’s books are supposed to be bland, educational, and simple. But here’s some children’s books that can definitely be read the wrong way by …

Awkward

Oakland Events Calendar for January 9, 2018 - Oakland, NJ Patch

Sorry, there aren't any events on this day but below are some upcoming events you might like.<p>Oakland<p>Make your event the talk of the town.

New York City

This digital archive of children’s books is available to all

Six thousand books from the 19th century are at our kids' fingertips.<p>Have kids? Wondering what you will do to keep them busy during upcoming school …

Librarianship

Ridgewood-Glen Rock Events Calendar for January 9, 2018 - Ridgewood-Glen Rock, NJ Patch

Sorry, there aren't any events on this day but below are some upcoming events you might like.<p>Ridgewood-Glen Rock<p>by Ridgewood Public Library Tech …

New York City

Watch Ed Sheeran Play ‘Shape of You’ Acoustic for Bedstock Challenge (Exclusive Video)

Ed Sheeran may not have had the smoothest Grammy nominations experience yesterday, but what better way to look on the bright side than a Bedstock …

Ed Sheeran

Buzz-saw of the imagination

London Bridge

Paramus Events Calendar for January 10, 2018 - Paramus, NJ Patch

Sorry, there aren't any events on this day but below are some upcoming events you might like.<p>by Sylvan Learning Center of Fair Lawn, Patch Poster<p>Make …

New York City

Cops seek pregnant package pilferer

Tewksbury cops are asking for help tracking down a pregnant woman wanted in connection with a series of brazen package thefts.Investigators probing …

Crime

24 Days of Christmas Writing Prompts

Another Christmas has come! This year we are using Christmas writing prompts to countdown the days until Christmas. Not only are our Christmas …

Christmas

Sharon G. Flake Awarded 2017 Free Library of Philadelphia/Drexel University Children’s Literature Citation - College of Computing & Informatics

Sharon G. Flake Awarded 2017 Free Library of Philadelphia/Drexel University Children’s Literature Citation<p>Author Sharon G. Flake was recently awarded …

Libraries

Burke Events Calendar for January 10, 2018 - Burke, VA Patch

Featured Events are paid listings by users and receive priority placement on Patch, on our social pages and in our daily newsletters.<p>To promote your …

Washington D.C.

Annandale Events Calendar for January 10, 2018 - Annandale, VA Patch

Sorry, there aren't any events on this day but below are some upcoming events you might like.<p>Annandale<p>by GeorgeMason Library, Patch Poster<p>Featured …

Washington D.C.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books & Illustrations | Sotheby's

Our forthcoming sale of English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations will take place on the 12th of December. In perfect time for …

Literature

9 Ways to Raise a Reader

Photo: Josh Applegate, UnsplashBy Regan McMahon, Common Sense MediaKids become lifelong readers for all kinds of reasons. Sometimes there’s one key …

Kids