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    Rights Report: Week of February 20, 2017

    New deals this week for Damien Love, Jan Eldredge, and J.J Howard.

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    In Conversation: Kwame Alexander and Nikki Grimes on the Power of Poetry

    Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander spoke with fellow poet and friend Nikki Grimes about their shared passion for verse and for empowering young people through poetry.

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    Toy Fair Trends

    A walk through New York International Toy Fair 2017 highlighted some of the consolidation that has occurred in the novelty and book-plus sector in the past year.

  • Authors

    Q & A with Jason Chin

    Jason Chin is the author and illustrator of several nonfiction picture books about natural ecosystems, including 'Redwoods' (2009), 'Coral Reefs' (2011), 'Island: A Story of the Galapagos' (2012), and his most recent, 'Grand Canyon', published this month.

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    Overcoming Bias: Authors and Editors Discuss Sensitivity Readers

    Publishing experts gathered for a CBC Diversity panel titled “A Second Opinion: Utilizing Sensitivity Readers” on February 16 in the Scholastic Auditorium.

  • Book News

    Children’s Book Reissues: Spring 2017

    A 19th-century classic gets the Caldecott treatment, two books celebrate their 25th anniversaries, and forgotten volumes from an award-winning illustrator return to print.

  • Industry News

    In Brief: February 23, 2017

    This week, a new Eloise exhibition opens at the Eric Carle Museum; Klutz staffers celebrate at Toy Fair; an adaptation of Sharon Creech’s 'Love That Dog' premieres; and nonprofits gather to discuss diverse content.

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    New Kids’ and YA Books: Week of February 27, 2017

    Hitting shelves next week are a picture book about a cat seeking a home, a middle grade novel about a boy who wants to communicate with extra-terrestrials, and a YA novel in which a teen girl confronts tragedy and injustice, among many other works for kids and teens.

  • Industry News

    Literati, a New Subscription Service for Kids' Books, Launches

    Literati, a new subscription service for children’s books based in Austin, Texas, has just begun fulfilling orders.

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    Commemorating 75 Years Of Little Golden Books

    A poky puppy, a shy kitten, and an ugly duckling help a publishing prototype strike gold.

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