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    The Most Anticipated Children’s and YA Books of Fall 2016

    The big children's books of the season.

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    Former Dalmatian Execs Launch Dreamtivity Imprint

    Two former Dalmatian Press and Bendon Publishing executives, have started a new publishing company and a new children’s imprint.

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    Four Questions for... René Kirkpatrick

    René Kirkpatrick, the newly appointed children’s book buyer/supervisor at University Bookstore in Seattle, discusses her new position, and her favorite forthcoming reads.

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    What's Selling at Village Books

    It’s been a busy selling season at Village Books in Bellingham, a city located in the upper northwest corner of Washington State. Children's buyer Hana Boxberger reports on some of the titles that are moving briskly in the kids' section this summer.

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    Ten Speed Issues Sequel to Sleeper Hit 'Rad American Women'

    Author Kate Schatz and illustrator Mariam Klein Stahl, the duo behind 2015's 'Rad American Women A-Z,' have written a follow-up volume, 'Rad Women Worldwide,' to be published in September.

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    Looking for a Few Good Potter Party Photos

    PW Children’s Bookshelf is planning to run a photo essay to show some of the great parties we know will take place this coming weekend to mark the release of 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child—Parts I and II.'

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    In Brief: July 28, 2016

    Images from the week in children's book events across the country.

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    Hot Off the Presses: Week of August 1, 2016

    Hitting shelves next week are a picture book in which a boy confronts his grandfather’s illness, a graphic novel about a cast of characters in the same town, and a YA novel set in a future in which everyone in Manhattan lives in a single high rise.

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    Two YA Authors Tweet Mutual Interests into Six-Figure Deal

    What began as a casual Twitter conversation between two long-time friends has become a hot property that recently sold at auction in a six-figure deal.

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    News from the North: July 2016

    In this roundup of Canadian children's publishing news: webcomic creator Kate Beaton has a second picture book this fall; Canada's most famous astronaut writes about his childhood fear of the dark; an 18-year-old turns her journal entries into a novel about struggling with anorexia; and a board book by two Native creators will tug at parents' heartstrings.

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PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Matthew Swanson and Robbi Behr
Spouses and artistic collaborators Matthew Swanson and Robbi Behr talk about their new picture book, ‘Babies Ruin Everything,’ and how their years of experience self-publishing their own titles led to this and other book deals.
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