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Lockwood & Co. – The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud

Scary stories can be fun to read, as long as the lights are on and there are people around you. Read them alone at night and every tiny beep and clink can make you want to run out screaming. 208 more words

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Making a Book Safe for Children When the Subject Matter Isn’t

Making a sordid adult tale safe for young readers.

You should have seen the looks on my friends’ faces when I told them I’d been hired to write a children’s book about Judy Garland. 719 more words


Halloween Special

New children’s books from purple pie press – free (Kindle) Oct. 29 – Nov. 2, 2014

PRLog – Oct. 28, 2014 – CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Award-winning author Julie Krantz’s newest children’s books are free on Kindle October 29 – Nov. 334 more words


Herman and Rosie, by Gus Gordon

I ordered today’s book from our local independent bookseller based purely on its funky cover. I knew nothing about it, just that I thought it looked supercool. 583 more words

Children's Books

An Adorable Children's Book That Tackles the Color Complex

Hi Meltingpot Readers, I think you all know I’m working on a book about colorism in families and right now I’m in the research phase. That means I’m deep diving into all thing colorism related, spe…

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Awesome News !

The printed books are here and should be able to deliver to some eager families who pre ordered the 1st book in the series The Adventures of Lizzi-a Toy Fox Terrier and want to read it! 11 more words

Children's Books

Holiday-themed Books

This is probably my favorite stretch of time in the year, with Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s bundled together in just over a two-month span. 279 more words

Children's Books