Beginning Readers: How To Feed Growing Reading Appetites

December 29, 2014

by Susie Wilde *This article originally appeared in NoveList‘s August 2014 issue of Kids & Books.* One of the most crucial periods for nurturing young readers comes when they first discover books. The adults in their lives can support them read more »


Interview With Jandy Nelson

Author Jandy Nelson is a self-described “audiobook fanatic.” She listens at the library, buys the audiobook, and then buys the print book–“so I don’t have to sit in front of my apartment for hours listening.” But sometimes she does that read more »


Activity Books for Winter Days

Published in the Raleigh News and Observer and Charlotte Observer December 27, 2014  When cold winter weather traps children inside, activity books provide learning for them and sanity for their parents. Hervé Tullet’s Mix It Up! (Chronicle, ages 3-5) gives preschoolers the power read more »