Los Angeles Times – 2012-04-15
This elegant, playful prequel provides the back story to the narcoleptic genius in the 'Mysterious Benedict Society' series.The Extraordinary Education of Nicholas Benedict
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Salon.com – 2015-03-14
Too often we squelch curiosity in favor of tests, compliance and discipline. Education doesn't have to be that way
Publishing Perspectives – 2015-03-19
'Writing translated from other languages makes you see things differently,' says UK translator Daniel Hahn who will mine the Bologna Book Fair for gems. The post Why Reading Translated Kids’...
CBC – 2015-03-21
Tintin in America is having a rough week in Canada. Some people want the controversial text, riddled with native stereotypes, off bookstore shelves. But that misses the point of the benefits of these...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-03-25
The publishing arm of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America is launching a children's imprint for the general trade.
Salon.com – 2015-03-28
Backlash against overtesting, "accountability" and Common Core is right on. Here's how we empower teachers and kids
The Huffington Post – 2015-04-03
Mental health disorders can be so complex that many adults can't comprehend them. So, how exactly do you explain them to children? Army veteran Seth Kastle encountered this problem with his own...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-04-07
The Boston Book Festival is expanding with a free, day-long festival just for kids, Hubbub: Creative Commotion for Kids, at the close of the school year.
The Huffington Post – 2015-04-15
K.A. Holt's poems have energy; to read one of her books is to go on an adventure. Which is why it's great that she's currently so focused on penning poetry for kids and young adults -- she takes the...
The Bookseller – 2015-04-17
Hyde Park Editions is launching a new series of children’s books, The Hyde Park Squirrels, written by its m.d. Nick Croydon and illustrated by Petra Brown. The books are about two squirrels:...
Salon.com – 2015-04-18
Our kids worship wealth and celebrities. We've lost track of school's real purpose -- exciting the mind
The Bookseller – 2015-04-24
House of Illustration is partnering with Curved House Kids, which promotes visual literacy skills among primary school children, to offer families in Islington the chance to publish their own book.
CNW – 2015-04-23
From May 2 to May 9, Canadian children's authors, illustrators and storytellers will embark on a cross-country tour to share stories and captivate the imaginations of children and teens TORONTO,...
The Huffington Post – 2015-04-24
In January, a group of five female students at Harvard Business School launched Lil' She & Lil' Me -- a movement to inspire young children by sharing the stories of real life female role models. "We...
The Bookseller – 2015-04-28
Foyles is planning a "Summer of Fun" children’s festival, featuring events with favourite characters such as Alice in Wonderland, Star Wars and Aardman’s Shaun the Sheep. The festival will take...
Reuters – 2015-04-30
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will go to a public library in one of Washington's poorest neighborhoods on Thursday to talk about a plan to give low-income children access to 10,000...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-01
Plan your kids' galley haul with our listing of some of the show's unmissable books.
Salon.com – 2015-05-12
Students have a rich world available to them to develop and train their minds. It's not school -- but it could be
Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-21
Epic!, an e-book subscription service for kids, is adding titles from another Big Five publisher to its inventory of 10,000 e-books.