Book-Movie Smackdown: "A Wrinkle in Time"

How does the movie adaptation stack up against the book?  Here's one opinion. 

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Time for Books About Chicks & Bunnies

Books go great with brightly colored eggs and chocolate bunnies.  Here's a handful of titles we recommend for little ones' Easter baskets. 

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The New Fantasy Series We've Been Waiting For: "Children of Blood and Bone"

Tomi Adeyemi's debut novel is a richly developed fantasy that we loved so much we made it our debut spotlight for March and our top pick for YA this month.  In this Amazon Book Review exclusive, Adeyemi shares the influence of her heritage on the book and the risk she took to write it.

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Hip-Hip-Hooray! It's Dr. Seuss Day!

Today we celebrate one of our all-time favorite children's book authors with Read Across America Day! Check out these sketches with Seuss' notes and changes from The Cat in the Hat.

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The Fairy Tale Roots of Melissa Albert's Bewitching "The Hazel Wood"

Melissa Albert reveals her favorite fairy tales and how they inspired her gritty, contemporary fantasy.

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Inside the Magic of Winnie-the-Pooh

In photos, sketches, and letters, we see how the collaboration between A.A. Milne and E.H. Shepard created a most beloved cast of childhood characters.

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YA Wednesday: 2018 Printz Award Winners

See which five books won this year's Michael L. Printz award for the best in young adult literature.

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2018 Children's Book Award Winners

Today we finally learned which books from 2017 received the most coveted and recognizable awards in children's books.   

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Children's Books for Celebrating African American History Month

As we head into African American History month, here are a handful of our favorite new children's books that celebrate the achievements of the men and women who broke boundaries and stood for equality.

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Hugs & Kisses: Valentine's Day Books for Kids

A fresh batch of children's books to celebrate the holiday of the heart.  Some of them are sweet, some are funny, and some remind us that love is all around us, every day of the year. 

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Things You Might Not Know About "The Outsiders"

In the wake of an epic anniversary, S.E. Hinton talks about getting The Outsiders published, and what happened after.

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Jacqueline Woodson: New National Ambassador for Young People's Literature

Jacqueline Woodson embarks on a two-year journey to instill hope in young readers as the newly appointed National Ambassador for Young People's Literature.

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Best Kids' Books of January

See what January has in store for kids of all ages...

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Five Don't-Miss Graphic Novels for Kids

A fistful of recent--and one upcoming--graphic novels for kids that we think are worth paying attention to...

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Best Books of the Year: Dav Pilkey Drawing & Talking About "Dog Man: A Tale of Two Kitties"

Bestselling children's book author Dav Pilkey let us watch him draw and ask him questions at the same we made a video of it, of course. 

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