New Children's Picture Books To Pick Up This Month Here in the northeast, Spring is finally here which means it's time to clear out the winter cobwebs with picture books! HuffPost blogger Devon Corneal is back with her top recommendations for new reads. So, bring your kids outside to lay on a blanket in the sun and enjoy a Bluebird, a dog playing with a bone, an adventurous robot and some poetry -- it is National Poetry Month after all. More
Children's Books: ‘Bear and Bee’ and ‘Have You Seen My New Blue Socks?’ Sergio Ruzzier’s illustrations always manage to be soft and fluffy and kind toward children — without slipping into saccharine gauziness. In two new picture books, one written and illustrated by Ruzzier, the other written by Eve Bunting, Ruzzier’s spare pen-and-ink pictures charmingly enliven animal stories in just the way preschoolers like. More
Children's Books: ‘999 Frogs Wake Up’ and ‘Frog Song’ To speak of an insanely gorgeous book about frogs would seem to pose a contradiction in terms. To note two such books just seems silly. Yet here they are: “Frog Song,” the latest from Brenda Z. Guiberson and Gennady Spirin (“Life in the Boreal Forest”), and “999 Frogs Wake Up,” a sequel of sorts to 2011’s “999 Tadpoles,” by the Japanese team of Ken Kimura and Yasunari Murakami. More
ArtsBeat: Children's Book Coming From 'Hunger Games' Author Suzanne Collins, the author of the wildly successful “Hunger Games” trilogy, as well as the five-volume teen fantasy series “The Underland Chronicles,” has completed a a new book, “Year of the Jungle,” a 40-page children’s book, which will be published next September by Scholastic. More
BEA 2011: A Bountiful Fall for Children's Books Tracey signed books on Tuesday, and according to Steven Pomije ... Aug.). Lemniscaat USA’s biggest book for fall is a picture book, Tom the Tamer by Tjibbe Veldkamp, illustrated by Philip Hopman (Oct.); Judy Schachner will be blurbing the book. 05/26/2011 - 12:19 am | View Link
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Letterenfonds 1 October 2014. The two most important Dutch prizes for children’s and young adult literature, the Golden Slate Pencil and the Golden Paintbrush have gone to one ... 10/25/2014 - 7:32 pm | View Website
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Lemniscaat NL » Jeugd » Kinder- en jeugdboeken » Nieuws 02-10-2014 Kinderboekenweek. De schrijvers en illustratoren van Lemniscaat reizen de komende weken weer door Nederland om te tekenen en te vertellen over hun boeken ... 10/25/2014 - 1:20 pm | View Website
Children's picture book reviews -- Curled Up With A Good ... Children's book reviews of kids' picture books, board books, books for beginning and young readers, tween and young adult fiction and nonfiction, and parenting titles ... 10/24/2014 - 9:35 pm | View Website
Thomas Dent Mütter is best known for the museum based on his collection of anatomical oddities that bears his name at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. But he was much more than just a collector, as Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz documents in Dr. Mütter's Marvels: A True Tale of Intrigue and Innovation at the Dawn of Modern Medicine.
In 1783, during a two-day journey through New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland, George Washington, commander-in-chief of the Continental Army, confessed "to a certain pleasing, melancholy sensation."
Courtney Barnett. Left-handed guitarist and gifted songwriter Courtney Barnett and her garage-rock band - charmingly called the Courtney Barnetts - return to the venue where they played what was then their biggest-ever show, in February, again in support of 2013's superb A Sea of Split Peas: The Double EP. Monday at Union Transfer.
After a harsh, nomadic life, a woman in her 30s with calluses on her hands from years of picking fruit and working on farms slips inside a Congregational church in a little town in Iowa one Sunday morning to escape the rain. This small act alters her life and leads to an unexpected, miraculous marriage to the elderly minister who spots her in the back of his church.