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    In Conversation: The Fan Brothers

    We asked sibling collaborators Eric and Terry Fan to interview each other about the inspiration for their new picture book, 'Ocean Meets Sky,' and their creative process.

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    S&S Partners with Guggenheim on Interactive Children's Programming

    Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City are teaming up to host a new event series that connects young readers with a number of contemporary picture book illustrators.

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    Obituary: Anne Rockwell

    Author and illustrator Anne Rockwell, celebrated for her many informational picture books for very young children, died of natural causes on April 10. She was 85.

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    Children's Book Week 2018 Preview

    From April 30 to May 6, bookstores, libraries, and schools across the country will take part in a busy week-long event, as they celebrate children’s books and the joy of reading.

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    In Brief: April 19, 2018

    This week, the Baltic Summit holds a screening of 'Ashes in the Snow'; Ally Carter visits Alaska; Enchanted Lion honors Liniers and Helen Borten; and Kate Hosford celebrates the release of 'Mama’s Belly.'

  • Book News

    New Kids' and YA Books: Week of April 23, 2018

    Among the books hitting shelves next week are a picture book starring two surfer dudes, a middle grade story about a storm chaser, and a debut YA novel set in a dystopian future.

  • Industry News

    Obituary: Mimi Kayden

    Children’s book marketing director Mimi Kayden, whose tenure at Dutton and Penguin Young Readers lasted 28 years, died on April 16 following a brief illness; she was 84.

  • Industry News

    Life Stories: A Celebration of the Picture Book Biography at NYU

    Authors, illustrators, and industry professionals gathered on April 13 for a symposium exploring a singular form of storytelling—the picture book biography.

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    La Librairie Parisienne: From Hollywood to Paris

    Eight years ago, artist Jackie Clark Mancuso and Hollywood producer Stephen Ujlaki started La Librairie Parisienne to publish the picture book adventures of an expatriate terrier named Hudson.

  • Authors

    Four Questions for Bruce Eric Kaplan

    We spoke with cartoonist Bruce Eric Kaplan about the origin of his new picture book comedy, 'Someone Farted.'

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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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