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  • Exhibitors Find a Buzzing Shanghai Fair and a Booming Children's Market

    A bigger venue and a much expanded professional program awaited exhibitors and visitors to this year's China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair, which recently completed its second run from November 20–22.

  • Holiday Shopping: #GiveaBook, Help a Child

    Penguin Random House is embracing the holiday spirit of generosity with the launch of #GiveaBook, a social media campaign that promotes books as holiday gifts.

  • Children's Job Moves: November 2014

    New job announcements in children's publishing for November 2014.

  • Handler Donates $110,000 to We Need Diverse Books

    Daniel Handler, whose comments about Jacqueline Woodson after she received a National Book Award offended many, is sending $110,000 to We Need Diverse Books this week in support of its fundraising campaign, raising the total date to $321,901.

  • Young People's Literature at the 2014 National Book Awards: A Photo Essay

    On November 19, five children's and YA authors headed to Cipriani Wall Street for the 65th National Book Awards. Our photographer caught up with the authors (and their editors) who were nominated in the Young People's Literature category, and also captured the winner.

  • Shanghai Children’s Book Fair: Bigger, Better, Busier

    The three-day event runs from November 20 to 22 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition Centre.

  • A Good Night for Children's Books at the 2014 National Book Awards

    This year's National Book Awards were a source of many celebrations for the children's book world on Wednesday night at Cipriani Wall Street.

  • Penguin Redesigns Mad Libs App, Introduces First Co-branded Versions

    Penguin Young Readers teamed up with digital developer Kettle for a redesign of its popular free Mad Libs app.

  • RoadsideYA Tour in Photos

    YA authors Julie Murphy, Katie Cotugno, Tessa Gratton, Bethany Hagen, and Natalie C. Parker ventured on a joint road trip book tour from October 22 – November 5 covering 3,600 miles and nine book events.

  • In Brief: November 20

    A life-size picture book character drops in for the opening of her exhibit; an author (wearing his illustrator's hat) shares the stage with young collaborators; a seasoned author shares tales from his "sweet" book tour; friends gather to celebrate an author's debut; and Chanukah comes early to a California bookstore.

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PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Kat Yeh
Author Kat Yeh discussing writing (and finding just the right vintage-inspired recipes for) her first middle-grade novel, ‘The Truth About Twinkie Pie.’
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