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    Shambhala Plans Spring Launch for Children’s Imprint

    The Buddhist publisher is kicking off its children's books imprint, Bala Kids, in spring 2019 with three titles.

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    Q & A with Mary E. Pearson

    PW spoke with the Remnant Chronicles author about the origins of her fantasy world as she was packing for a five-city book tour to celebrate her new novel, 'Dance of Thieves.'

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    Four Questions for Mary Pope Osborne

    Mary Pope Osborne on the real-life inspiration for her latest installment of the Magic Tree House series, 'Hurricane Heroes in Texas.'

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    Cover Reveal: 'The Next Great Paulie Fink'

    PW spoke with National Book Award finalist Ali Benjamin about the creative catalyst for her new middle grade book, 'The Next Great Paulie Fink,' the cover of which is revealed here exclusively for the first time.

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    Licensing Hotline: August 2018

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    In Theaters: 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post'

    We spoke with author emily m. danforth about the film adaptation of her 2012 novel, 'The Miseducation of Cameron Post,' a queer coming-of-age story set in 1990s Montana.

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    In Brief: August 9, 2018

    This week, the force is with Jarrett J. Krosoczka; special guests join Kate Schatz at her book release party; young professionals celebrate Potterpalooza; J.H. Diehl holds pool parties; a bookstore offers a “book tasting” event; and Tracy Banghart and Kaitlyn Sage Patterson team up.

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    New Kids' and YA Books: Week of August 13, 2018

    Among the books hitting shelves next week are a picture book about a hungry monster, a middle grade novel about two best friends who couldn't be more different, and a YA novel about a teen cast out by her friends.

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    HarperCollins Hosts Epic Reads Day

    Last month, HarperCollins Children’s Books held its first Epic Reads Day, welcoming teen readers to the publisher’s New York offices for a celebration of young adult literature.

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    Red Chair Branches Out with One Elm Books

    Launching this month, the imprint will expand the independent children’s publisher’s reach to older readers, with chapter books and middle grade fiction.

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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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