Becoming financially responsible at the book fair

Guest Blogger  October 21st, 2016 

This post was written by Joanne Corrielus, the fall intern in the Corporate Communications department.

Dear teachers and friends of Scholastic...

Scholastic  October 20th, 2016 

In honor of Scholastic's anniversary today, our CEO, Dick Robinson, penned a letter thanking teachers for helping to shape and improve children's lives every...

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My bookprint: Reading at the dinner table

Guest Blogger  October 14th, 2016 

Meet Joanne Corrielus, the fall intern in Scholastic's Corporate Comunications department.

Literary Characters We’re Crushing On So Hard, It’s Spooky

Anushka Mehrotra  October 13th, 2016 

Admit it - there has been a time in your life when you opened a book and discovered a character who, for whatever reason, you fell completely head over heels for. Everyone...

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Career Corner: An October Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  October 13th, 2016 

It's that time again! We have some new job postings, which we've highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!

LGBTQ History Month for Readers

Michael Barrett  October 12th, 2016 

October is a very important month for the LGBTQIA community. Between LGBT History month, National Coming Out Day and LGBT Center Awareness Day, this is a great opportunity...

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I Have Authority Problems: My Bookprint Post

Josephine Djonovic  October 12th, 2016 

Hi readers! My name is Josephine, but most people call me Jo. I'm an Associate Publicist for Corporate Communications. Growing up I was a bit of a reluctant reader, but...

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Books for National Coming Out Day

Brooke Shearouse  October 11th, 2016 

Today on OOM we’re celebrating National Coming Out Day. Every year this day serves as a celebration of those coming out as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (...

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Celebrating new books from Scholastic, out now!

Brooke Shearouse  October 11th, 2016 

Today on OOM we’re celebrating some book birthdays for new releases from Scholastic, out today! Check out the list below of great reads for all ages, and let us know what...

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Morgan Baden  October 11th, 2016 

I love scary books.

Matthew Reinhart presents LEGO® Pop-Up

Brooke Shearouse  October 7th, 2016 

New York Times bestselling author-artist Matthew Reinhart is a lifelong toy enthusiast whose initial career aspiration was to be a toy designer. Now one of the...

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Books and beetles

Morgan Baden  October 5th, 2016 

Fifteen years ago, Scholastic partnered with Chicken House Books, a publishing company based in the UK begun by publisher Barry Cunningham.

Flyer first look: Scholastic Reading Club October 2016

Nicole Ortiz  October 5th, 2016 
The Scholastic Reading Club “Book Boys” made a special appearance in this month’s “Flyer First Look.” They shared some of their favorite books while giving parents and... Read more

Detectives unite!: Celebrating National Mystery Series Week

Brooke Shearouse  October 4th, 2016 

It’s National Mystery Series Week, and we’re celebrating by reading some whodunits from Scholastic. Check out the list below of some thrilling series for young readers!

Free fall resources: book lists to autumn leaf activities

Alexandra Wladich  October 4th, 2016 

Fall is in the air! To help celebrate the season and engage students around learning, here are some of our favorite free fall resources from Whether it’s...

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Scholastic at New York Comic Con!

Morgan Baden  October 3rd, 2016 

New York Comic Con is almost here! The East Coast's biggest pop culture convention will be held October 6-9, and Scholastic will be there.

Working together, working apart: Collaborating on prose and graphic novels

Brooke Shearouse  September 30th, 2016 

Author Matthew Holm stopped by OOM to tell us about the process of writing his newest book Marvin and the Moths ...

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Throwback Thursday: Hispanic Heritage Month

Gina Asprocolas  September 29th, 2016 

September 15 through October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month, so I thought it would be fun to look back at some of the early books from some of our...

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Coffee and books

Morgan Baden  September 29th, 2016 

Picture it: Sunday morning. A hot cup of coffee. A good book. 

It's the height of luxury, isn't it?

Today is National Coffee Day, and as readers, it's no...

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A new trailer for "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them"

Morgan Baden  September 28th, 2016 

Exciting news this Wednesday: an all-new trailer for "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" has been released!

The trailer debuted on, and the film...

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On the road with Kate Beaton

Gina Asprocolas  September 27th, 2016 

The Princess and the Pony author Kate Beaton is currently on the road meeting children in schools & bookstores to promote her new picture book with...

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Celebrating books from Scholastic, out now!

Brooke Shearouse  September 27th, 2016 

Today on OOM we’re celebrating some book birthdays for new releases from Scholastic, out today! Check out the list below of great reads for all ages, and let us know what...

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Banned Books Week 2016

Brooke Shearouse  September 26th, 2016 

Pop quiz: what do Harry Potter, BONE, The Hunger Games, and Captain Underpants all have in common?

Yes, they're wonderful books. But they've also each been...

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School books we loved

Julia Graeper  September 23rd, 2016 

As an adult, all my reading for pleasure is entirely self-directed. I choose whatever I want! I mostly find books through recommendations from friends, or lists I keep of...

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What happened when our college intern read a Baby-sitters Club book for the first time?

Guest Blogger  September 21st, 2016 

This year, we're celebrating 30 years of The Baby-sitters Club! We tasked our summer intern, Emily Bowman, with reading her very first BSC book and answering some...

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