September 23, 2023 by Betsy Bird
Interested in studying in one of the finest children's literature libraries in the nation? Now's your chance!
September 4, 2023 by Betsy Bird
"The critics don't know. The creators don't know. The kids get to see a giant explosion!" We debate the true meaning of this 1968 Caldecott Award winner.
August 16, 2023 by Betsy Bird
If you could cast any actor from any time period in a cinematic children's book adaptation, who would you cast?
August 2, 2023 by Betsy Bird
In the 17 years in which I've had this blog, I've accrued a large number of images. Today, we start breaking them down for display ideas.
July 19, 2023 by Betsy Bird
If you could hold in your hands a picture book biography of anyone at all, who would it be? Today I name ten folks deserving of their own books.
June 28, 2023 by Betsy Bird
If you could list the worst parents in all of children's literature who would you include? I polled a group of folks and here were their answers.
March 14, 2023 by Betsy Bird
In the mood for something scary? Today we premiere the story by fifth grader Clara J. that won the R.J. Stine Stinetinglers contest for kids.
100 Scope Notes
by Travis Jonker
The Classroom Bookshelf
by Erika Thulin Dawes
by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
by Colby Sharp
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