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    PRH, S&S Sue Moppet Books’ KinderGuides for Infringement

    Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster have joined with the estates of four prominent authors to file a lawsuit against Moppet Books, charging that their publication of KinderGuides is copyright infringement.

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    Rights Report: Week of January 16, 2017

    News deals this week for E Lockhart, Simon Van Booy, and Adi Alsaid.

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    Children’s Book Week Poster Revealed

    Children’s book illustrator Christian Robinson has designed the official poster for the 98th Children’s Book Week, which will take place this year May 1 to 7.

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    Four Questions for Adam Silvera

    Adam Silvera spoke with PW about his second novel, 'History Is All You Left Me,' which centers on two highly emotional subjects: first love and young death.

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    Simon True to Spotlight Real-Life Crime

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    In Brief: January 19, 2017

    This week, D.C. kids get the Dork Diaries treatment; Adam Silvera welcomes a special guest to his book release; Ruby Shamir celebrates America’s past First Ladies; Jerry Spinelli is on the radio; and a publishing staffer passes a milestone.

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    New Kids’ and YA Books: Week of January 23, 2016

    Hitting shelves next week are a picture book about the qualities needed in a good Easter Bunny, a middle grade nonfiction title about a legendary Native American athlete, and a YA Nordic noir thriller that starts with some blood on the snow.

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    Onder Named Publisher at HMH Books for Young Readers

    Catherine Onder, formerly editorial director at Bloomsbury Children’s Books, will join Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers as senior v-p and publisher on Feb. 6.

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    Cheryl Klein Named Editorial Director at Lee & Low Books

    Klein, formerly executive editor at Scholastic, will join the company March 1, marking a major change in the leadership of its editorial department.

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    In Rare Move, French Children’s Exec Resigns After Labor Unrest

    Béatrice Decroix is resigning her position as the editorial director of La Martinière Youth/Le Seuil Jeunesse children’s division in France as of February 15.

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