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“Reading for All!” Dick Robinson receives Literarian of the Year Award from President Bill Clinton at the National Book Awards

Morgan Baden November 16th, 2017

On November 15, the National Book Foundation hosted their annual National Book Awards, hosted by Cynthia Nixon.

Wonderstruck is now in theaters nationwide!

Morgan Baden November 9th, 2017

Today marks an exciting day for Brian Selznick fans: it's the 10th anniversary of The Invention of Hugo Cabret, and it's the nationwide release of "...

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Which witch books are which?

Morgan Baden October 13th, 2017

October, for me, is all about magic.

This month, if a book or a movie doesn't involve a witch, or at least a little bit of spookiness, I don't want it. (I even...

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Bill Clinton to present award to Scholastic CEO Dick Robinson

Morgan Baden October 12th, 2017

Earlier this month we announced that Dick Robinson, the Chairman and CEO of Scholastic, will be honored with the 2017 Literarian award by the National Book Foundation.

Resources for talking to your children about the Las Vegas shooting

Morgan Baden October 2nd, 2017

With the Las Vegas tragedy on our minds, we're thinking of the impossible conversations families and educators will be having in the days to come. 

Dav Pilkey on CBS Sunday Morning

Morgan Baden September 18th, 2017

Captain Underpants has a new fan in the CBS Sunday Morning show!

In a weekend segment, Rita Braver from CBS sat down with Dav Pilkey to examine the phenomenon...

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Watch Kevin Sherry draw characters from "Remy Sneakers vs the Robo-Rats"

Morgan Baden September 15th, 2017

How does an illustrator draw? Watch Kevin Sherry, author/illustrator of such books as The Yeti Files and his newest, Remy Sneakers vs the Robo-Rats, as...

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Bring your family to the National Book Festival!

Morgan Baden August 30th, 2017

The 2017 Library of Congress National Book Festival is happening this weekend, and it's truly a wonderful event for readers and families of all ages. We're thrilled that,...

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The best books we read this summer

Morgan Baden August 24th, 2017

Summer is winding down. (Don't @ me!) That too means #summerreading is coming to an end—for me, that means books about beaches, about romance and mystery and intrigue;...

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StoryPlay: A fun way to read together!

Morgan Baden August 22nd, 2017

“These books will be great tools for parents who want to prepare their children for school and build their reading comprehension. What a fantastic...

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