Travis Jonker interviews Jules Danielson and Betsy Bird about their Kid Lit history work—out today! (via Children’s Lit Questions From Beyond the Grave: A Wild Things! Interview with Jules Danielson and Betsy Bird — @100scopenotes 100 Scope Notes)
Excited about this! (via Universal Buys Drew Daywalt Kid Book ‘The Day The Crayons Quit’ - Deadline.com)
And I bet the crayons are too!
"Yep. Madame Tussauds created wax figures of Brian Floca and Kate DiCamillo for people to photograph."
Darren Shan shares tips for reaching reluctant readers. (via Darren Shan’s tips for getting reluctant readers back into reading | Children’s books | theguardian.com)
Pomelo in NYC: French Illustrator Benjamin Chaud visits the Big Apple. (via Benjamin Chaud: You Know Him. You Just Don’t Know You Know Him. — @fuseeight A Fuse #8 Production)
The Unexpecteds: Not the name of a Hollywood blockbuster, but 5 surprisingly popular titles in Travis Jonker’s school library. (via The Unexpecteds: 5 Sneakily Popular Books in My K-4 Library — @100scopenotes 100 Scope Notes)
Holy Bagumba! Look who stopped by SLJ’s office yesterday. (via Pictures of the Week: National Kid Lit Ambassador Kate DiCamillo Visits ‘School Library Journal’ | School Library Journal)