Emily Morrow

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What we're reading: Everything I know about parenting I learned from kids books

Emily Morrow June 9th, 2017

This heartfelt piece from The Cut encourages parents — and parents-to-be — to put down the parenting books and pick up, surprisingly, children's books. 

Relive the 2017 Art & Writing Awards

Emily Morrow June 9th, 2017

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? By winning the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards!

Last night, hundreds of the country's most creative teens made...

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On the podcast: author Bill Konigsberg

Emily Morrow June 8th, 2017

Just in time for Pride Month, we have a brand new podcast episode featuring award-winning author Bill Konigsberg! Bill is the author of 

Celebrating best friends, both real and fictional

Emily Morrow June 8th, 2017

Today is National Best Friends Day, which has me thinking about what it means, exactly, to be a best friend. Among my closest friends, I know that I can count on them to...

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Captain Underpants rings the Opening Bell at Nasdaq

Emily Morrow June 1st, 2017

Tourists in Times Square this morning were greeted with giant underpants. Of course, they belonged to the one and only Captain Underpants, who rang the Opening Bell at...

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Must-read picture books and chapter books: Scholastic's Fall 2017 Online Preview (and a giveaway!)

Emily Morrow May 30th, 2017

Learn more about the picture books and chapter books we're excited to publish this fall with our Fall 2017 Online Preview, PLUS enter for a chance to win advance copies!...

Summer Reading Challenge update: week 3

Emily Morrow May 30th, 2017

We're already three weeks in to the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge and so far (as of 11:30 AM ET), kids have logged more than 29 MILLION reading minutes!...

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The Adventures of John Blake Twitter takeover

Emily Morrow May 30th, 2017

The Adventures of John Blake by Philip Pullman hits stores today, and in honor of its release, @GraphixBooks (our graphic novel imprint) hosted a #...

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On the podcast: Three authors talk about writing war for young readers

Emily Morrow May 26th, 2017

Memorial Day Is May 29, and though it's often a time of reflection and patriotism, we realize that it can also be a moment to talk with the children in your life...

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ICYMI: Dav Pilkey drawing live with The New York Times Books

Emily Morrow May 26th, 2017

Watch Dav Pilkey draw and answer questions live with The New York Times Books!

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