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Guest Post: Book Club with Carter Reads the Newspaper

June 5th, 2019|Behind the Story, Black History Month, Books for Boys, Customer Success, Guest Posts, Picture Books|

After the publication of Carter Reads the Newspaper in

Charlie Bumpers’ Yearbook: A Peek Inside

April 22nd, 2019|Behind the Story, Bill Harley, Chapter Book, Charlie Bumpers, Community, Middle Readers|

To celebrate the closing of Charlie Bumpers's 4th grade

Author Interview: Lori Mortensen on Away with Words

March 15th, 2019|Authors, Behind the Story, History, Interviews, Nonfiction, On Writing, Picture Book|

“Isabella Bird was like a wild vine stuck in a too-smal

Guest Post: Exploring Differences with Susan Stockdale’s Books

March 8th, 2019|Behind the Story, Customer Success, Guest Posts, Nature, Picture Books, Susan Stockdale|

We love hearing about how parents and educators use our

Author & Illustrator Interview: Deborah Hopkinson and Don Tate on Carter Reads the Newspaper

February 7th, 2019|Author/Illustrator Talks, Authors, Behind the Scenes, Behind the Story, Black History Month, Deborah Hopkinson, History, Illustrators, Interviews, Nonfiction, Picture Books|

Carter G. Woodson was born to two formerly enslaved peo

Countdown Success Story: An Instant Favorite

October 15th, 2018|Behind the Story, Children's books, Customer Success, Guest Posts, Middle Readers|

We love hearing stories of readers who feel a special c

Author Interview: Jim Helmore on The Snow Lion

October 12th, 2018|Animal Story, Author/Illustrator Talks, Behind the Story, Children's books, Interviews, Picture Book, Process|

After moving to a new home, Caro wishes she had a frien

Author Interview: Melissa Stewart on Pipsqueaks, Slowpokes, and Stinkers

August 24th, 2018|Animals, Authors, Behind the Story, Children's books, Informational Picture Book, Interviews, Melissa Stewart, Nonfiction, Uncategorized|

Written with a lively, playful voice, Pipsqueaks, Slowp

Author Interview: Suzanne Slade on Countdown: 2979 Days to the Moon

August 13th, 2018|Author/Illustrator Talks, Behind the Scenes, Behind the Story, Children's books, History, Interviews, Middle Grades, Middle Readers|

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced that the U

Counting Down with the Editor: A Letter from Kathy Landwehr

August 6th, 2018|Behind the Scenes, Behind the Story, Children's books, Middle Grades, Middle Readers, Nonfiction|

We are continuing to count down to September 1st and th

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