On May 31, Publishing Perspectives will team up with the Frankfurt Academy to host a half-day children’s publishing conference entitled “What Makes a Children’s Book Great?” at the Scholastic Headquarters in New York. This inaugural event will bring together top children’s and YA editors, agents, authors, media, and publishing professionals (including Richard Robinson and David Levithan) in the run-up to BookExpo America. It will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.. Registration and information can be found here.