- 2017 Jun 15
A Sarah Dessen Upbringing
A fan reflects on coming of age with Sarah Dessen's books.
Twenty questions for Cassandra Clare.
Taking the Form to Another Level
An article on Jillian Tamaki and how she's using the graphic novel form in enterprising ways.
- 2017 Jun 08
All About Pooh
Francesca Segal writes about her affection for A.A. Milne.
- 2017 Jun 06
Rowell to Write Runaways
Rainbow Rowell is set to write Marvel's new Runaways series.
- 2017 May 25
The Benefits of Reading Slowly
Jacqueline Woodson speaks at Stanford University.
Gaiman to Read for Refugees
Neil Gaiman will perform a dramatic reading of Dr. Seuss's "Fox in Socks" if fans pledge to help refugees.
- 2017 May 23
Salina Yoon on 'Everything, Everything'
Salina Yoon talks about the film adaptation of her novel.
- 2017 May 09
Authors Reflect on Their Debut Years
Thirteen debut authors share what they have learned.
- 2017 Apr 27
On Writing, MFAs, and More
An interview with Anna Staniszewski.
Ann Brashere's Latest
An interview with Ann Brashare.
- 2017 Apr 25
Writing Hawaiian Books for Kids
Gabrielle Ahuliʻi shares her thoughts about writing children's books about Hawaii.
- 2017 Apr 13
Tomi Adeyemi on Book Deal
Tomi Adeyemi talks about her book deal for "Children of Blood and Bone."
Remembering Patricia McKissack.
An obituary for Patricia McKissack.
- 2017 Apr 05
Andrew McCarthy's YA Novel
An article about Andrew McCarthy and his novel "Just Fly Away."
Roth on Writing
Veronica Roth talks about what writing books is actually like.
- 2017 Mar 28
Jeff Kinney Tours Italy
Jeff Kinney gears up for Bologna with his Italy tour.
Introducing Angie Thomas
An article about Angie Thomas and "The Hate U Give."
L.M. Montgomery Home to Become Museum
Author L.M. Montgomery's one-time home in Ontario is being turned into a museum.
- 2017 Mar 23
On Reading Across Cultures
Alwyn Hamilton writes about growing up in France and finding new connections through reading.
Eight-Year-Old Writes Book
Eight-year-old Nia Mya Reese wrote a book on dealing with an annoying younger sibling.
- 2017 Mar 16
Kate DiCamillo is a Rock Star
A recap of Kate DiCamillo's inaugural speech for the Margret and H. A. Rey Curious George Lecture Series
Delevingne Announces Book Debut
Cara Delevingne has written a YA novel.
Remembering Ken Robbins
An obituary for photographer and children's book author Ken Robbins.
- 2017 Mar 09
DiCamillo and Kim on New Picture Book
Kate DiCamillo and Jaime Kim discuss their new picture book collaboration.
Author's Home Destroyed
John R. Erickson, author of "Hank, the Cowdog," lost his home in a fire.
- 2017 Mar 07
Remembering Nancy Willard
An obituary for author Nancy Willard.
Have Tissue Handy...
Amy Krouse Rosenthal has ovarian cancer; here she writes to her husband's prospective future wives.
- 2017 Mar 02
New 'School for Good and Evil'
Soman Chainani is writing another School for Good and Evil trilogy.
- 2017 Feb 28
In Memory of James Stevenson
An obituary for New Yorker cartoonist and children's author James Stevenson.
A Manhattan Underground Railroad
Jacqueline Woodson takes her family on a NYC Slavery and Underground Railroad tour.
Mem Fox's Customs Ordeal
A recap of Mem Fox's difficulties crossing through U.S. customs.
- 2017 Feb 09
Remembering Norah McClintock
An obituary for Norah McClintock.
- 2017 Feb 02
Brad Meltzer and Heroes
An article on Brad Meltzer.
Beatrix Potter and Merchandising
An article about Beatrix Potter's innovative approaches to marketing and merchandising.
- 2017 Jan 26
The Real Margaret Wise Brown
An article about Margaret Wise Brown, following the release of Amy Gary's "The Great Green Room."
- 2017 Jan 19
John Lewis on 'March'
John Lewis reacts to winning The Walter for "March: Book Three."
- 2017 Jan 12
New E. Lockhart Coming this Fall
E. Lockhart has a new novel, "Genuine Fraud" releasing this fall.
Remembering Nat Hentoff
An obituary for Nat Hentoff.
- 2017 Jan 05
In Memory of Richard Adams
An article on the death of "Watership Down" author Richard Adams.
Painting Foretells Rowling Future
J.K. Rowling changed her Twitter cover image to a painting that she says sums up what she's working on.
- 2016 Dec 13
Jan Brett's 'Gingerbread Christmas
An interview with Jan Brett.
The Work of Tomi Ungerer
The books and life of Tomi Ungerer.
YA Authors on Trump
Young adult authors speak out about their reactions to the Trump presidency.
- 2016 Dec 08
Visiting Oliver Jeffers
An Oliver Jeffers studio tour.
- 2016 Nov 29
Still Drawing After All These Years
A look at the career of Ed Emberley.
U.K. publishers are looking to standup comedians to write children's books.
- 2016 Nov 22
We've Been Saying 'Roald Dahl' Wrong
An article reveals that we've been mispronouncing Roald Dahl's name this whole time.
A Man of Many Hats
An interview with Jon Klassen.
- 2016 Nov 08
Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Recommend
Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff pick five must-read YA books.
Roald Dahl and Medicine
An article argues that Roald Dahl had a fascination with medicine.
In Memory of Jan Slepian
An article remembers the life and works of Jan Slepian.
- 2016 Nov 03
Remembering Natalie Babbitt
An article reflects on Natalie Babbitt and the gifts of "Tuck Everlasting."
JK Rowling Manuscript at Auction
A handwritten copy of JK Rowling's "The Tales of Beedle the Bard" will be auctioned next month.
Sendak Estate Success
Maurice Sendak's estate has largely won a court battle with the Rosenbach Museum and Library.
- 2016 Nov 01
R.L. Stine: Halloween Costume Trauma
R.L. Stine discusses a Halloween costume he recalls from childhood.
- 2016 Oct 20
Dewdney Cover First Look
A look at the cover for "Little Excavator" by the late Anna Dewdney.
S.E. Hinton Twitter Spat
S.E. Hinton responded to a question about whether characters in "The Outsiders" are gay.
- 2016 Oct 06
Writing, Reading, and Ethnicity
How writing fiction helped Grace Lin to come to terms with her Asian-American identity.
- 2016 Sep 27
Wilson on Her Childhood
Jacqueline Wilson opens up about her difficult childhood.
- 2016 Sep 08
Inside 'A Torch Against the Night'
An in-depth reading of Sabaa Tahir's "A Torch Against the Night."
A Visit with Ann M. Martin
An interview with Ann M. Martin.
Woodson to Receive BoBi Award
Jacqueline Woodson will be awarded the "Best of Brooklyn" Award at the Brooklyn Book Festival.
- 2016 Aug 11
Gene Luen Yang's Superman
An article on Gene Luen Yang's "New Superman."
- 2016 Aug 09
Grace Lin on 'Multicultural' Dilemma
An article by Grace Lin about being named a "multicultural" author and illustrator.
Growing Up in Fiction
Anthony Horowitz writes about when children's book characters grow up.
- 2016 Aug 02
Woodson on Greenville
Jacqueline Woodson writes about her memories of growing up in Greenville, S.C.
Ziegler to Release Memoir and YA
Maddie Ziegler will release a memoir and a YA series.
- 2016 Jul 28
An Enduring Indie Author
The Tale of Peter Rabbit Was Self-Published.
Happy birthday, Beatrix Potter
The author’s legacy 150 years on.
- 2016 Jul 26
Gene Luen Yang on Comics' Value
Why comics belong in schools… and more ideas from graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang.
- 2016 Jul 21
Jerry Pinkney Day
The Caldecott medalist is honored in his hometown.
Not For Kids
Roald Dahl's Twisted, Overlooked Stories for Adults.
- 2016 Jul 14
Rick Riordan's tour dates for "Hammer of Thor."
- 2016 Jun 14
Not So Sleepy Sleeper Hit
A Fantasy Series That Began on the Web and Became a Bestseller.
A list of quotes from Maurice Sendak.
From Web to Bestseller
An article about Catherynne Valente’s Fairyland novels.
- 2016 Jun 09
An Unkindness of Books
Maggie Stiefvater on Finishing the Raven Cycle.
- 2016 Jun 07
The Politics of a Children's Classic
Gertrude Chandler Warner’s Boxcar Children and the Spirit of Capitalism.
'Cursed Child' Opens This Week
Why J.K. Rowling Endorsed 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' for the Stage.
Illustrator of American Childhood
A look at the work of Garth Williams.
- 2016 Jun 02
Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award Winner
A photo diary of Meg Rosoff's whirlwind tour of Sweden, after accepting the prize.
Margaret Wise Brown's Collaboration
How 'Goodnight Moon' Author Revolutionized Kids' Books.
The Fault in Our Years
John Green Admits to Grads That Adulthood Is Terrible.
An Author Vanishes
A look at the disappearance of Helen Bailey.
Chris D'Lacey shares some writing tips.
Wilson Pledges: More Lovely Dads
Jacqueline Wilson has pledged to write more great dads to her books.
Rosoff Tours Sweden
A Meg Rosoff photo essay.
A Writer on 'Frog and Toad'
An article ponders Arnold Lobel's Frog and Toad series and same-sex love.
'Cursed Child' Will Make You Cry
J.K. Rowling has confirmed that "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" will make us all cry.
- 2016 May 28
Ethan Hawke Book Inspiration
Ethan Hawke talks about how River Phoenix partially inspired his book, "Rules For a Knight."
- 2016 May 24
Alexie's New Children's Book
Sherman Alexie on His New Kids’ Book and the Angst of Being a “Jr.”
Commence the Speech
John Green gives Mr. Rogers-inspired commencement speech.
Sherman Alexie On Thunder
An interview with Sherman Alexie.
John Green gives a shout out to Mr. Rogers at his commencement speech at his alma mater.
- 2016 May 18
John Green Prepares for Grand Prix
John Green's sports passions.
Writing 'Roller Girl'
Victoria Jamieson talks about "Roller Girl."
New Children's Laureate
P.J. Lynch is Ireland's new children's laureate.
J.K. Rowling at PEN
Highlights from J.K. Rowling's acceptance speech at the PEN gala.
Stop Age Labeling
Sergio Ruzzier believes age labeling on books can create barriers for readers.