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A literary vacation recap

Gina Asprocolas July 15th, 2016

Last week, my husband and I traveled to London for a summer vacation. I had never been to London before, so a lot of the traditional "touristy" places (Big Ben, the London...

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Throwback Thursday: Kittens!

Gina Asprocolas July 14th, 2016

For this week's Throwback Thursday, I headed down to the Archives hoping for a bit of inspiration from the Library team. They did not disappoint.

In their weekly...

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Scholastic at ALA 2016

Gina Asprocolas June 28th, 2016

This past weekend was the American Library Association's Annual Conference and Exhibition. This year, publishers, writers, librarians, artists and other...

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Throwback Thursday: Summer fun

Gina Asprocolas June 23rd, 2016

Happy Throwback Thursday, everyone! For this week's post, we're celebrating the official start of summer (the Summer Solstice was this past Monday!) with some vintage...

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Throwback Thursday: These titles are a slam dunk

Gina Asprocolas June 9th, 2016

Happy Thursday, everyone! We are right in the middle of the 2016 NBA Finals; Game 3 just took place last night. It's a familiar sight: last year's...

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Meet the Granger-Weasleys and the Malfoys

Gina Asprocolas June 2nd, 2016

Earlier this week, we got our first look at the Potter family as they will appear in the London stage production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two...

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In Our Feeds: Author/animal name puns, why books smell so good, and feminist Hogwarts house posters

Gina Asprocolas May 27th, 2016

Every Friday, we share a handful of links that we found funny, provocative or just plain cool. We call it In Our Feeds. Have a great weekend!

Puglas Adams...

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Throwback Thursday: Saplings

Gina Asprocolas May 26th, 2016

All of us here at Scholastic HQ in New York City are so excited for the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Ceremony next week. It will take place at the...

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Scholastic at Book Expo America (BEA) & Book Con!

Gina Asprocolas May 17th, 2016

Last week, Book Expo America (BEA) and Book Con took over McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. BEA is the largest publishing event in North America,...

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Throwback Thursday: R.L. Stine edition

Gina Asprocolas May 12th, 2016

Before there was Goosebumps ... and even before there was Fear Street ... did you know there was Blind Date?

Blind Date is the first...

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