Deimosa Webber-Bey

Deimosa Webber-Bey's picture
First name: 
Deimosa

Live from our library: books that celebrate Women's History Month

Deimosa Webber-Bey March 24th, 2017

Today, on the Scholastic Parents Facebook page, I shared some recommendations for books that celebrate Women's History Month and feature main characters that are ...

Read more

"Girls" books for boys

Deimosa Webber-Bey March 16th, 2017

Sometimes you recommend a book to a boy, that features a girl, and they don’t want to read it. But I have found that there are “girls” books that appeal to everyone, and I...

Read more

Live from our library: books that celebrate Black History Month

Deimosa Webber-Bey March 1st, 2017

On Monday we presented our fourth installment of “Live From Our Library” on the Scholastic Parents Facebook page, a series where I share book recommendations for all ages...

Read more

ALA midwinter 2017: we came, we saw, we exchanged business cards

Deimosa Webber-Bey January 27th, 2017

It was an inspirational weekend in Atlanta for me and several thousand librarians, revealing the Youth Media Award winners and talking about the trends for 2017 at the...

Read more

Scholastic 2017 reading bingo

Deimosa Webber-Bey January 19th, 2017

Setting reading goals for yourself and the children in your world is a fun way to open a world of possible each year, and in 2016 we shared our first reading challenge for...

Read more

End of the year reading bingo recap

Deimosa Webber-Bey December 29th, 2016

In 2016 I didn’t read a book written by a teenager, a book set in South America (well, I counted it in my Eisner square), a book with a dog on the cover, a book written by...

Read more

Books for Nguzo Saba: the seven principles of Kwanzaa

Deimosa Webber-Bey December 20th, 2016

This year marks the 50th birthday of Kwanzaa, founded in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga.

Live from our library: best books for the holiday season

Deimosa Webber-Bey December 15th, 2016

Are you wondering what book is going to be the winning gift this holiday season? Or, are you looking for a few books that you can read aloud or share that celebrate...

Read more

National sewing month

Deimosa Webber-Bey September 16th, 2016

Have I mentioned that I am a quilter? If not, now you know, and you can understand why I am excited to talk about National Sewing Month.  It is also Shameless Promotion...

Read more

The most important thing you should know about me is...

Deimosa Webber-Bey September 6th, 2016

Last week we were all sharing a New York Times article around the office about teacher Kyle Schwartz’s experiment in her third grade classroom, where she asked...

Read more

Pages