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  • Dan Santat and Connie Hsu in Conversation

    Caldecott Medalist Dan Santat and his editor at Roaring Brook, Connie Hsu, talk about their latest collaboration, 'After the Fall.'

  • Four Questions with Stephanie Perkins

    Perkins discusses her latest YA novel, which ventures into unexpected territory: horror.

  • Q & A with Tracey Baptiste

    We spoke with Baptiste about finding connections between Caribbean and West African folklore, and crafting the follow-up to her middle-grade novel, 'The Jumbies.'

  • Q & A with Daniel José Older

    We spoke with Older about the second book in his YA fantasy series, 'Shadowhouse Fall.'

  • Q & A with Dick Lehr

    Journalist and author Lehr spoke with PW about his YA debut, 'Trell,' based on a real-life murder investigation.

  • Q & A with Victoria Jamieson

    We spoke with Jamieson about Renaissance Faire memories and her forthcoming graphic novel.

  • Four Questions for Katherine Applegate

    PW spoke to Katherine Applegate about her inspiration for the novel, Wishtree, and its growing relevance in our country.

  • Four Questions for Jan Brett

    We spoke with Jan Brett about her new picture book 'The Mermaid,' an underwater retelling of 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears.'

  • Obituary: Rebecca Bond

    Author-illustrator and designer Rebecca Bond died on August 2 after a brief illness. She was 45 years old.

  • Obituary: Jill McElmurry

    Acclaimed children’s book author and illustrator Jill McElmurry, best known for her work on the Little Blue Truck picture book series, died on August 3, at the age of 62.

  • Q & A with William Ritter

    William Ritter spoke with PW about the inspiration for his series about an eccentric paranormal detective named Jackaby and his clever assistant, Abigail Rook.

  • Q & A with Ellen Oh

    Author and WNDB co-founder Ellen Oh spoke with PW on writing horror for a younger audience.

  • Jason Reynolds Is the Hardest-Working Man in Washington

    With three new books coming out this fall, the prolific author continues to exceed his limits.

  • Q & A with Mark Teague

    Teague spoke with PW about adapting classic stories, incorporating humor into his books, and the essential elements of a good read-aloud.

  • New Maurice Sendak Picture Book Discovered

    A typewritten manuscript titled 'Presto and Zesto in Limboland' was found in the late artist's files.

  • Spring 2017 Flying Starts

    We profile six children’s book creators to watch whose debuts published this past spring.

  • Spring 2017 Flying Starts: Paul Mosier

    The idea for "Train I Ride" (HarperCollins, Jan.) came to Paul Mosier while listening to “Mystery Train,” the 1953 song written by American blues legend Junior Parker and most famously recorded by Elvis Presley.

  • Spring 2017 Flying Starts: Tiffany Jackson

    Tiffany Jackson always wanted to be a novelist, but struggled to find a home for what would become her first published book, "Allegedly" (HarperCollins/Tegen, Jan.).

  • Spring 2017 Flying Starts: Stephanie Garber

    Though Stephanie Garber began writing her first novel as a way to unwind from her job as a college resident director, it quickly became more than just a hobby.

  • Spring 2017 Flying Starts: Pablo Cartaya

    The initial inspiration for Pablo Cartaya’s "The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora" came after Newbery Medalist Matt de la Peña spoke at Vermont College of Fine Arts, where Cartaya was pursuing his M.F.A. in writing for children and young adults.

PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Katie Green
British author-illustrator Katie Green discusses her graphic memoir ‘Lighter Than My Shadow,’ which traces her long struggle with and recovery from anorexia, as well as why telling the story visually was so important.
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