Books

Making our mark!

Michael Strouse  September 24th, 2013  Comments • 3

It is National Punctuation Day.

Or should I say: 'It's National Punctuation Day!'?

In Liberia, reading books to promote peace

Morgan Baden  September 24th, 2013 

Books can entertain us, educate us, enlighten us. And sometimes, books can help promote peace.

Banned Books Week 2013

Emma Brockway  September 24th, 2013 

Harry Potter. Captain Underpants. The Hunger Games. Goosebumps. While these books may not share similar...

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The ABC of It: why children's books matter

Suzanne McCabe  September 19th, 2013 

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...

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Quote: Happy birthday, Hermione!

Morgan Baden  September 19th, 2013 

In the office, we're throwing around our favorite quotes about Hermione Granger. What's yours?

Happy Dream Thieves Day!

Guest Blogger  September 17th, 2013 

Today, #1 New York Times bestselling and award-winning YA powerhouse Maggie Stiefvater gives hungry fans what they’ve been waiting for with book #2 of The Raven...

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The Summer Prince earns a spot on the NBA longlist!

Morgan Baden  September 16th, 2013 

Breaking book news: The 2013 National Book Awards Longlist for Young People’s Literature has been announced, and The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson has been...

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