April 12, 2022 by Betsy Bird
Unexpected Jolts of Children's Literature returns! Let's see what's going on in the adult publishing world right now and whether or not it has any relation to the things that we do.
August 2, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Today we consider the books written for adults that have some sort of link, however tangential, to children's literature.
June 29, 2021 by Betsy Bird
Today we look at a wide variety of adult titles with tangential connections to children's books.
April 8, 2020 by Betsy Bird
To tide you over, and fill your days with visions of sweet books, it's time for another edition of Unexpected Jolts of Children's Literature! The adult world is keen, but it's also filled with books that have something to do with literature for kids. Here then is the latest crop of books with a very specific bent.
January 17, 2020 by Betsy Bird
Let's have a round of Unexpected Jolts of Children's Literature! You know the rules. If I run across a piece of literature or entertainment meant for adults but involving children's books in some way, I shall mention it here. Eh voila! Consider the following.
August 14, 2019 by Betsy Bird
As you may know, my day job is as a librarian but not, as it happens, a librarian of children's literature specifically. A lot of days I spend my time sorting through all the new releases for adults (horrors!). But since my heart is firmly ensconced in the world of books for kids, I always note when a book has some connection to literature for the young. Today, I'd like to introduce you to six 2019 titles that may be worth noting.
A Fuse #8 Production
by Betsy Bird
100 Scope Notes
by Travis Jonker
Good Comics for Kids
by Lori Henderson
by Travis Jonker
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