- 2016 Oct 07
How the Berenstain Bears Found Salvation
On the spiritual sea change in the content of the long-running children's series.
- 2016 Oct 06
Books for Readers with Dyslexia
An article addresses how books for children with dyslexia might differ from other books.
YA Historical Fantasy
A list of YA historical fantasy novels.
Second 'Sweet Pea and Friends'
"Brave Little Fin" releases from Essex couple.
Sweet's E.B. White Bio
A look at Melissa Sweet's E.B. White picture book bio.
Berenstain Bears Family Values
An article discusses how the Berenstain Bears franchise took a religious turn.
'Wind in the Willows' Murder
A British book dealer is killed for his rare edition of "The Wind in the Willows."
- 2016 Oct 03
Courting Kickstarter for Kids' Books
A molecular biologist turned illustrator has raised more than £25,000 for a picture book adaptation of Charles Darwin’s 'On the Origin of Species.'
- 2016 Sep 27
Weighing in On 'Run' Controversy
A writer responds to the aftermath of a controversial review.
Classic Banned Books
A look at classic books that have been banned.
- 2016 Sep 22
Nickelodeon is starting production on a TV movie adaptation of Chris Grabenstein's "Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library."
- 2016 Sep 08
Children's Books in Translation
A list of 100 translated children's books.
'Real Friends' Cover Reveal
A cover reveal for Shannon Hale and LeUyen Pham's "Real Friends."
A Preview of Upcoming Children's Books
A look at fall children's and YA titles.
New Beatrix Potter Tale
"The Tale of Kitty-in Boots," a new Beatrix Potter story, is now available.
Biles to Write Autobiography
A Simone Biles autobiography is soon to release.
Becky Albertalli Novel to Become Film
"Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda" is being turned into a film.
- 2016 Aug 11
Teachers in Children's Literature
A look at favorite teachers appearing in children's books.
'Gilly Hopkins' on Screen
"The Great Gilly Hopkins" will release on October 7.
Ugandan School Pulls Book
Copies of Jacqueline Wilson's "Love Lessons" have been removed from a school in Uganda.
- 2016 Aug 02
'There Is a Tribe' Controversy
A discussion of the controversy brewing over Lane Smith's "There Is a Tribe of Kids."
Chelsea Clinton's 'Wrinkle' Mention
An article discusses Chelsea Clinton's mention of "A Wrinkle in Time" at the DNC.
'Cursed Child' on Broadway?
The producers of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" are considering a run on Broadway.
Delayed 'Cursed Child' Shipments
Many who preordered copies of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" from Amazon are receiving them late.
A look at bookstore parties for the release of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child."
- 2016 Jul 28
Casting for L'Engle Adaptation
Oprah Winfrey Joins Movie Adaptation of 'A Wrinkle in Time.'
'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' Franchise Rebooting with New Cast.
- 2016 Jul 14
Adaptations for Kids
A list of middle grade and YA adaptations of adult books.
Children's books that feature diverse figures throughout history.
'Hamilton' Cast Member to Write Forward
Phillipa Soo will write the forward to a picture book biography on Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton.
Return to Court and Throne
Sarah J. Maas is writing more books in her A Court of Thorns and Roses and Throne of Glass series.
- 2016 Jun 16
Here Comes Hilda
Luke Pearson's Hildafolk series of graphic novels.
- 2016 Jun 14
YA Series Launched on TV
'Pretty Little Liars' Author Sara Shepard Launches New Book Series with TV Cameo.
More Patrick Ness Movie Adaptations
Doug Liman in Talks to Direct Post-Apocalyptic YA Thriller 'Chaos Walking.'
World War II Novels for Young Readers
Historical fiction is having a renaissance in young adult literature.
'Thirteen Reasons' on Netflix
A 13-part adaptation of "13 Reasons Why" is coming to Netflix.
Pretty Little New Series
Sara Shepard is launching a new series, The Amateurs.
Historical YA Fiction
A look at recent YA historical fiction titles.
- 2016 Jun 02
'Alice' at Auction
A first edition copy of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" is up for auction.
Lobel's Classic Gets a Fresh Perspective
'Frog and Toad': an amphibious celebration of same-sex love.
Diverse Book Picks
A list of diverse children's books for summer.
YA Summer Reads
Seventeen YA books for summer.
Best Fictional Shops
A list of 10 fictional shops in children's books.
A Roald Dahl Dictionary
"The Oxford Roald Dahl Dictionary" is soon to publish.
'Spontanesous' Heads to Screen
Aaron Starmer's "Spontaneous" is to be adapted for film.
- 2016 May 28
YA Summer Reads
A list of new YA titles to read over the summer.
Harriet the Spy House
The brownstone that inspired "Harriet the Spy" is on the market.
Julianna Margulies Remembers Her Dad
Julianna Margulies speaks about her late father, Paul Margulies, who wrote "Three Magic Balloons."
New Laura Ingalls Wilder Book
The South Dakota State Historical Society is publishing "Pioneer Girl Perspectives: Exploring Laura Ingalls Wilder."
School Pulls 'This One Summer'
A Minnesota school removes Jillian and Jillian Tamaki's "This One Summer."
Cassandra Clare 'Bane' Series
Cassandra Clare will write an adult trilogy based around Magnus Bane.
- 2016 May 26
Mortal Instruments for Older Mortals
Cassandra Clare announces Magnus Bane book series for adults.
Arthur Ransome Adaptation Makes Waves
Family of Swallows and Amazons Character Angry About Name Change in New BBC Film.
- 2016 May 24
Soviet Picture Books
A look at how Soviet picture books called for a rejection of fantasy elements.
- 2016 May 23
Ten Picture Book Essentials
A writer rounds up a list of essential picture books.
Harry Potter Revelations
A list of big Harry Potter revelations.
- 2016 May 18
New Dahl Books
Puffin to publish classic Roald Dahl books with collectible covers.
An 'All-of-a-Kind' Walking Tour
A writer takes a walking tour based on the All-of-A-Kind Family books.
- 2016 May 17
On Your Mark
Veronica Roth talks about "Carve the Mark."
- 2016 May 05
There Be Dragons!
A look at favorite dragons in literature.
A look at favorite teachers from children's books.
'Fun and Games'
Inkshares will publish Dave Barrett's "It's All Fun and Games."
- 2016 May 03
Facts about "James and the Giant Peach."
Big YA Books
A look at hotly anticipated YA books.
YA Baby Names
A look at some potential baby names based on YA characters.
A Father on 'The Rabbit'
A father writes humorously about "The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep."
- 2016 Apr 26
'Monster Calls' Trailer
Get an advanced look at the chilling film based on Patrick Ness's novel.
- 2016 Apr 21
YA to TV Updates
'None of the Above' by I.W. Gregorio and 'Sea Change' by Aimee Friedman are in development at Lifetime.
YA Novels by Asian Authors
A look at 11 YA novels written by Asian-American authors.
- 2016 Apr 19
Riggs Writing 'Peculiar' Tales
Ransom Riggs is writing the fairy tales that play a role in "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children."
- 2016 Apr 07
'Little Prince' Lessons
Science lessons from "The Little Prince."
- 2016 Apr 06
For Dads Too!
Children's books dads can also appreciate.
Fifty Required Reads for Teenagers
A list of 50 books for modern teenagers.
Fifty by age 12.
A list of 50 books that kids should read by age 12.
A look at children's books that qualify as "spiritual but not religious."
Darren Shan: Goodbye Zombies
Darren Shan finishes his Zom-B series.
The Queen has Own Picture Book
Queen Elizabeth II is featured in a picture book to honor her 90th birthday.
Girl Gains New Library
After a girl loses her books in a fire, authors and illustrators step up.
- 2016 Mar 24
Weird Children's Books
A look at 10 children's books almost too weird to believe.
- 2016 Mar 23
YA Books in Verse
A list of 100 YA books written in verse.
YA Novels Optioned for Series
Canvas Media Studio and New Leaf Literary is teaming to built digital series.
YA Novel: Secrets
A look at YA novels with secrets.
Weiner Writes for Kids
An excerpt from Jennifer Weiner's "The Littlest Bigfoot."
A look at some embarrassing parents in children's books.
Happy 10th to 'The Book Thief'
Markus Zusak's "The Book Thief" sees its 10th anniversary.
- 2016 Mar 22
'Lonely Doll' Film Adaptation
Naomi Watts and Jessica Lange will star in a film adaptation of Jean Nathan's "The Secret Life of the Lonely Doll."
'Chronicles of Prydain' in Development
Disney has acquired movie rights to Lloyd Alexander's "Chronicles of Prydain."
- 2016 Mar 21
Books with the Easter Bunny
Check out this list of books featuring bunnies for Easter, including Peter Rabbit and more.
- 2016 Mar 08
Authors on Funny YA
Four authors discuss what drives them to write humorous YA books.
'Peter Rabbit' Big Sale
A rare edition of "Peter Rabbit" is up for auction.
Rights Optioned for 'Tempest'
Cross Pictures has optioned the rights for "Tempest" by Julie Cross.
- 2016 Feb 24
In the Winners' Circle
See the five YA finalists for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.
- 2016 Feb 18
Rudnick's YA Venture
An article about Paul Rudnick's "It's All Your Fault."
- 2016 Feb 02
Mapping a 'Wrinkle in Time'
An illustrator's map of "A Wrinkle in Time."
Hardinge's Costa Win
An article addresses the significance of Frances Hardinge's Costa Book of the Year Award win.
Mafi New Book Preview
Tahereh Mafi offers a look at "Furthermore."
A New Beatrix Potter Title
Penguin Random House will publish "The Tale of Kitty and Boots."
- 2016 Jan 26
Hungarian Harry Potter
Hungarian editions of Harry Potter books.
Collecting Books for a Cause
An 11-year-old has launched a campaign to collect books in which black girls are the main characters.
Scholastic 'Washington' Statement
Scholastic offers a statement about the decision to withdraw "A Birthday Cake for George Washington."