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A Clifford fan shares a memory of Norman Bridwell

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 20th, 2014 

After we shared the sad news of the passing of Norman Bridwell, we were inundated with thousands of comments, stories and heartfelt notes from fans of the...

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In Our Feeds: Reading resolutions, best literary feasts, and more

Gina Asprocolas  December 19th, 2014  Comments • 1

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!

Getting into the holiday spirit with books

Stephanie Smith  December 19th, 2014 

These past three weeks of December I’ve spent a lot of time getting into the holiday spirit. From decorating my Christmas tree, to baking holiday cookies, to seeing the...

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Scholastic book birthdays of 2014

Deimosa Webber-Bey  December 18th, 2014  Comments • 1

2014 marked several landmark birthdays for Scholastic publications. Our new library assistant, Katie, investigated the archive and pulled out some of the favorites that...

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Our most stellar books of 2014!

Stephanie Smith  December 17th, 2014 

It has been an incredible year here at Scholastic. We’ve published an extraordinary number of wonderful books, including exciting debuts and new releases from some of our...

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Scholastic CEO Dick Robinson remembers Norman Bridwell

Guest Blogger  December 17th, 2014 

All of us at Scholastic are deeply saddened by the news that Norman Bridwell, the creator of Clifford the Big Red Dog, died last Friday evening on Martha’s...

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A sad farewell to Norman Bridwell

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 16th, 2014  Comments • 4

Sad news reached us today at Scholastic. It's with heavy hearts that we report the passing of Norman Bridwell, author/illustrator of the Clifford the...

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Our 9 favorite quotes about reading from 2014

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 15th, 2014 

This year we launched our new literacy initiative, Open a World of Possible, which celebrates the pleasure and power of reading.

Twitter chat recap: "What kids want in books" holiday gift guide

Michael Barrett  December 12th, 2014 

Yesterday afternoon, Scholastic hosted a live Twitter chat related to the research we released last week titled "What Kids Want in Books" -- a "sneak peek" from our...

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The Twelve Days of YA

Guest Blogger  December 11th, 2014 

Emily Morrow from our This is Teen team is here to talk about The 12 Days of YA! 

Twitter chat: What kids want in books

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 11th, 2014 

This holiday season, why not give kids the kinds of books they want to read? As a part of our Kids & Family Reading Report (5th edition) sneak peek...

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OOM celebrates Christmas with books

Stephanie Smith  December 9th, 2014 

One of my favorite parts of Christmas in New York is walking up Fifth Avenue and seeing all the beautiful store windows while shopping for Christmas gifts. This year I’m...

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Celebrate the holidays with Nick Cannon and The Rockettes

Megan Kaesshaefer  December 8th, 2014 

Nothing says "happy holidays" like The Rockettes and their bedazzled, magical, deck-outed kickline. Add Nick Cannon into the mix with his new Christmas book, ...

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Q&A with New York Times bestselling author Sarah Mlynowski

Stephanie Smith  December 4th, 2014 

Today OOM welcomes Sarah Mlynowski, author of the New York Times bestselling Whatever After series, which follows Abby and her brother Jonah as they...

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