Recently Posted:
  • 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.

  • 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.

  • New Kids’ and YA Books: Week of February 20, 2017

    Hitting shelves next week are a picture book about the geologic history of the Grand Canyon, a science fiction graphic novel series about an alien boy, and a YA novel about a family grappling with grief.

  • Philip Pullman’s 'Dust' Finally Settles; New Trilogy to Launch in October

    A dozen years ago, acclaimed British author Philip Pullman teased his legions of fans with a cryptic message posted to his website: “The Book of Dust,” he wrote, “is under way.” Finally, ‘Dust’ is just months away.

  • Rinker and Lichtenheld Build on 'Construction Site’ Success

    The author-illustrator team behind 'Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site' gears up for a highly anticipated sequel, building on the success of their original collaboration.

  • Movie Alert: ‘Before I Fall’

    Marking one of the first major YA movie releases of 2017, 'Before I Fall,' adapted from Lauren Oliver’s 2010 novel of the same name, opens in theaters on March 3.

  • New Kids’ and YA Books: Week of February 13, 2017

    Hitting shelves next week are a picture book about chaos and the common cold, a motivating middle grade book in prose, and a nonfiction YA title that tackles the gender gap in education.

  • The Return of Shel Silverstein’s ‘Runny Babbit’

    'PW' reveals the cover of 'Runny Babbit Returns,' a follow-up to Shel Silverstein's 'Runny Babbit' (HarperCollins, 2005).

  • Amulet to Adapt Lumberjanes Comics into Novels

    Lumberjanes, the bestselling teen girl-focused comics series, is crossing over to prose. This fall Amulet Books will launch an original, illustrated middle-grade fiction Lumberjanes series based on the comics.

  • Fall 2017 Children’s Sneak Previews

    A look ahead at some of the bigger titles for children and teens due out this fall.

Looking for more stories? Browse Archive

PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Kenny Loggins
Singer-songwriter Kenny Loggins talks to PW KidsCast about adapting his song ‘Footloose’ into a picture book set at a rockin’ zoo.
PW Children's Bookshelf Archive
Read past issues of Bookshelf right in your browser. more...
Sign up for our Children's Bookshelf newsletter!
X
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
X
X
Email Address

Password

Log In Lost Password

Parts of this site are only available to paying PW subscribers. Subscribers: to set up your digital access click here.

To subscribe, click here.

PW “All Access” site license members have access to PW’s subscriber-only website content. Simply close and relaunch your preferred browser to log-in. To find out more about PW’s site license subscription options please email: pw@pubservice.com.

If you have questions or need assistance setting up your account please email pw@pubservice.com or call 1-800-278-2991 (U.S.) or 1-818-487-2069 (all other countries), Monday-Friday between 5am and 5pm Pacific time for assistance.

Not Registered? Click here.