The Longlist: 2019 National Book Award for Young People's Literature

Here are this year's ten contenders for one of the most prestigious prizes in literature.

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Best young adult books of September

This month is loaded with binge-worthy young adult books (adult readers are loving them too)--here's a handful of our favorites.

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11 hacks to help parents actually find time to read

Practical  strategies for creating more reading time in a parent's busy day.

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School lunch salvation: tips and recipes from Annabel Karmel

Children's cookbook expert Annabel Karmel shares strategies and recipes from her new book Real Food Kids Will Love

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Helping kids find their next favorite book

Goodreads teams up with three charities to spotlight books that kids need before, at, or after school. We highlight a half-dozen surefire kid-pleasers.

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Favorite children’s books in our house – one mom’s list

These 9 books are among my - and my children's - must-read books for bedtime and beyond.

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Behind the scenes with pop-up book master Robert Sabuda

A tour through Robert Sabuda's amazing work, from start to finish...

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Space Books for Future Astronauts

We're still celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, with a collection of books for the next generation dreaming of the cosmos.

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"The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise": Dan Gemeinhart on the line between truth and fiction

The author of our top pick for kids books so far this year shares the story behind the story.

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The best young adult books of 2019 so far

What do magic, mystery, and RBG have in common? All can be found on our list of top 20 favorites in young adult from the first half of 2019.

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Books we are talking about

Yes, we recently announced our Best Books of the Year So Far--but those aren't the only books we are talking about.

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The best children's books of 2019 so far

The children's books we love the most from the first half of the year.

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A very special book: "The Good Son"

A look inside this remarkable WWI story, told primarily through photographed miniatures.

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YA Wednesday: Julie Buxbaum on "Hope and Other Punch Lines"

The author of one of our favorite young adult books of May talks about how she came to write a 9/11 story...

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Won't you be my neighbor?

Celebrating Mister Rogers with "143 Day" and a lovely illustrated collection of 75 of his very special songs and poems.

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