Hispanic Heritage Month just ended on October 15, and in celebration, Concetta Gleason (from Scholastic's Spanish and Bilingual Reading Club) is here with a...Read more
Do you know a The Diary of a Wimpy Kid fan who can't wait for Book 8? Read on for some excellent book recommendations from Maggie McGuire at the Scholastic Parents...Read more
Last week, I stood in the birthday party room at The Scholastic Store and realized that a large chunk of my 9-12 section was spread across the countertop and several...Read more
A guest post from Emily Morrow of This is Teen, an initiative that connects teens with their favorite Scholastic authors and books, building a community of readers....
How do you say Ms. Frizzle in Chinese?
“Juan Mao Lau Shi. Juan means frizzy; Mao means hair; and Lau shi is teacher,” says author of the Magic School Bus...Read more
In NY, trains are a part of our daily life. We tend to go about the day completely oblivious to these machines that keep our city moving. I've learned in the last few...Read more
Scholastic Book Fairs has gone 2.0 today with the official launch of our new, free Scholastic Book Fairs App, which helps parents (and...Read more
Exciting news for Dav Pilkey fans!
We've got a guest post to share with you! It's from the editors over at Scholastic's Parent & Child Magazine. Enjoy!
As we celebrate World Space Week (October 4th - October 11th), Scholastic announces the launch of its new nonfiction book, MISSION: MARS
If you walk into a bookstore tomorrow, you might notice that things are a little, well...alien.
I can’t say books were an escape. Don’t get me wrong. I love a good fairytale, but I saw books and their imaginative worlds and characters as a tool to get through some of...Read more
Each year, National Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15th to October 15th. During this month, our country honors the generations of Hispanic Americans...Read more
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!
It's the...Read more
On Saturday, hundreds of museums around the country will open their doors for free as part of the Smithsonian's Museum Day!
Growing up, I was definitely a diary kind of girl. From the hardcover journals with the little gold locks to the electronic Dear Diary toy of the mid-90s (#...Read more
I haven't quite gone sweater shopping yet but Sunday was the first day of Fall!
Fall has so many great holidays...Halloween, Thanksgiving, National Punctuation Day...Read more
What if I told you in order to get a full clean bill-of-health from your pediatrician, you should read aloud to your child daily?
It is National Punctuation Day.
Or should I say: 'It's National Punctuation Day!'?
Books can entertain us, educate us, enlighten us. And sometimes, books can help promote peace.
Harry Potter. Captain Underpants. The Hunger Games. Goosebumps. While these books may not share similar...Read more
Decades ago, Maurice Sendak felt dismissed by reviewers of "adult" books. They didn't take him seriously. But the brilliant, hilarious, and often cantankerous (apparently...Read more
In the office, we're throwing around our favorite quotes about Hermione Granger. What's yours?