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    Emma Ledbetter Joins Abrams Children's Books

    Emma Ledbetter will be joining Abrams as editorial director, picture books, effective November 26.

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    Q & A with Traci Chee

    Traci Chee spoke with PW about worldbuilding and the final book in her Sea of Ink and Gold series, 'The Storyteller.'

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    Elizabeth Acevedo Wins 2018 NBA for Young People's Literature

    Upon receiving this year's National Book Award for Young People's Literature for her novel-in-verse, 'The Poet X,' Elizabeth Acevedo said, "Every single time I meet a reader who looks at me and says, ‘I have never seen my story until I read yours,’ I am reminded of why this matters."

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    2018 National Book Awards for Young People's Literature in Photos

    On November 14, members of the book publishing community gathered at Cipriani Wall Street in lower Manhattan for the 69th National Book Awards.

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    In Brief: November 15, 2018

    This week, Jarrett J. Krosoczka and Jack Gantos share a stage; Elizabeth Verdick's characters are in tow; YA authors speak at the Portland Book Festival; and Sarai Gonzalez returns to her old school as a published author.

  • Book News

    Adam Rubin and Daniel Salmieri Hit Upon Interactivity for Their Next Book

    We spoke with author Adam Rubin and illustrator Daniel Salmieri, the collaborators behind the bestselling 'Dragons Love Tacos' and its sequel, about their forthcoming picture book comedy, 'High Five,' due out next April; click through to see our exclusive cover reveal.

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    Literacy Spotlight: Children's Literacy Foundation

    We take a look inside the Children’s Literacy Foundation, which serves communities across rural Vermont and New Hampshire, with the goal of instilling a love of reading and writing in young people.

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    On Tour with Markus Zusak

    Last month, Australian author Markus Zusak set out on a U.S. tour in celebration of the release of his new YA novel 'Bridge of Clay,' the highly anticipated follow-up to his 2006 novel, 'The Book Thief.'

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    100th Anniversary Plans for Children's Book Week Kick into High Gear

    In anticipation of the centennial observance of Children's Book Week, the Children's Book Council and Every Child a Reader have begun to lay out plans for a year-long campaign to commemorate the national literacy initiative.

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    Peachtree Publishers Acquired by Trustbridge

    Peachtree Publishers has announced that Trustbridge Global Media has acquired the Atlanta-based children's publishing company, as of November 7.

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"Tales from the Slush Pile" is an original comic by Edward Briant that follows the trials and tribulations of a children's book writer and his friends. Click through to see all previous Slush Pile comic strips.
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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