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Book review: Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine, by Heather Lang, illustrated by Raul Colón

Lang, Heather. Fearless Flyer: Ruth Law and Her Flying Machine. Ill. by Raul Colón. Boyds Mills/Calkins Creek, 2016. $16.95. 40p. ISBN 9781620916506. Ages 5-8. P7Q8… 162 more words

Book Reviews

Voting as a Battleground: Children’s Literature that Reminds Us Why We Vote

Today is election day in the United States. It has been an ugly election year and people of color (not to mention women) have been put in the spotlight at several moments in the campaign. 931 more words

Children's Literature


Basic Plot Summary: A man steals some rampion from a witch’s garden and the witch forces him to give her the baby his wife is carrying. 889 more words

Fairy Tales

¡Mira, Look!: Tomás and the Library Lady

Saludos todos! Our book for this week is Tomás and the Library Lady, written by Pat Mora and illustrated by Raúl Colón. Although last week we focused on Pura Belpré, the first Puerto Rican librarian at the New York City Public Library, this week we are focusing on the legacy of Tomás Rivera, another symbol of Latin American literature and Hispanic-American heritage. 993 more words


Spanish Speaking Author and Illustrator Series/Ciclo de Autores e Ilustradores Hispanoparlantes

The Center for Children’s Literature and the Graduate School of the Bank Street College of Education are proud to announce a new program in Spanish: 114 more words

Author-illustrator Events

Stem Girls - Kudos

Did you take the Goodreads challenge? Are you on track to complete your goal? How many books have you read this year?

Nancy Castaldo over at The Nerdy Book Club put up a list of STEM Girl Books. 257 more words

Authors And Illustrators

How to Bake an American Pie

Written by Karma Wilson, Illustrated by Raúl Colón Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2007

Here’s how to bake an American pie (first ever made on the Fourth of July):

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