Publisher Spotlight SPRING 2018 Showcase LIVE STREAM!

Publisher Spotlight SPRING 2018 Showcase LIVESTREAM!

HUGE Book Bundle Giveaway!
Leave a comment below to enter to WIN ALL featured BOOKS in our showcase!


A Kid Lit SPRING 2018 Preview!

Picture Books, Middle Grade, Graphic Novels and More!

Monday, FEB 5 at 3:00 PM ET

Watch LIVE: The Publisher Spotlight shines on SPRING 2018 children’s books!

Join hosts Rocco Staino, Ellen Myrick and a Special Guest to celebrate books for children and teens.

PDF Download for Publishers Spotlight SPRING 2018 Checklist:
Download HERE!

Publisher Spotlight Showcase LIVE STREAM SCHEDULE:
3pm LIVE in the Studio! 
Hosted by Rocco Staino and Ellen Myrick

Peachtree Publishers
Izzy Gizmo by Pip Jones, illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
Abraham Lincoln’s Dueling Words by Donna Janell Bowman, illustrated by S. D. Schindler

Gecko Press
The Old Man by Sarah V. and Claude K. Dubois
Follow Finn by Peter Goes

Andersen Press 
The Stone Bird by Jenny McCartney and Patrick J. Benson
The Weaver by Qian Shi

Barefoot Books
La Frontera by Alfredo Alva and Deborah Mills, illustrated by Claudia Navarro
Just Like Brothers by Elizabeth Baguley, illustrated by Aurélie Blanz

Cassava Republic Press
Princess Arabella series by Mylo Freeman
The Hidden Star by K. Sello Duiker

Child’s Play
Rainforest by Julia Groves
Beyond the Fence by Maria Gulematova

Toon Books
The Dragon Slayer by Jaime Hernandez

Diamond Book Distributors
This Is a Taco! (Lion Forge) by Andrew Cangelose and Josh Shipley
Scales and Scoundrels (Image) by Sebastian Girner and Galaad
Superb (Lion Forge) by David F. Walker, Sheena C. Howard,
Ray-Anthony Height, and LeBeau Underwood

Udon/Manga Classics
Romeo and Juliet adapted by Crystal S. Chan, art by Julien Choy

Floris Books
Ferryman by Claire McFall

Tilbury House
Astronaut Annie by Suzanne Slade, illustrated by Nicole Tadgell
Woolly and Me by Quentin Gréban

• Intermission •

Please enjoy the book trailer for Rapunzel by Bethan Woollvin (Peachtree Publishers) Trailer created by Sarah E Southern

Pajama Press
INTERVIEW with The Night Lion creator Sanne Dufft
Small Things by Mel Tregonning
Woodrow at Sea by Wallace Edwards
Sun Dog by Deborah Kerbel, illustrated by Suzanne Del Rizzo

Auzou Publishing
Lucy and the Dragonfly by Lucie Papineau, illustrated by Caroline Hamel
The Wolf Who Didn’t Like to Read by Orianne Lallemand, illustrated by Eleonore Thuiller
Little Red Riding Hood by Amy Blay and Pinocchio by Tiago Americo

Flowerpot Press
Beauregard in a Box by Jessica Lee Hutchings, illustrated by Srimalie Bassani
Row, Row, Row Your Boat and The Wheels on the Bus by Liz and Kate Pope

Karadi Tales
Farmer Falgu Goes to Market by Chitra Soundar, illustrated by Kanika Nair

Inhabit Media
Elisapee and her Baby Seagull by Nancy Mike illustrated by Charlene Chua

Lantana Publishing
Dragon Dancer by Joyce Chng, illustrated by Jérémy Pailler
You’re Safe With Me by Chitra Soundar, illustrated by Poonam Mistry

Tiger Tales/360 Degrees
Look Out! It’s a Dragon! by Jonny Lambert
Ocean and Forest by Libby Walden, illustrated by Stephanie Fizer Coleman

Cicada Books
Flying Colors by Robert G. Fresson
Draw Like an Ancient Egyptian by Joe Gamble

What on Earth Books
Bugs! (Explorer) by Nick Forshaw illustrated by Andy William Exley
Dinosaurs! (Explorer) by Nick Forshaw, illustrated by William Exley

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Kid Lit TV Commenter Nancy Smith

I am a retired librarian still in love with children’s books. The individual and collective talent that I witness on your website fills me with awe. And the site is so well constructed. I am eagerly awaiting the day when I can share the collective talent with my coming grandchild!

Kid Lit TV Commenter Laura Sassi

Ooh, how exciting! Looking forward to it. I just LOVE all the ways you celebrate kid lit!

Kid Lit TV Commenter Gwen Bailey

Thank you for a chance to win the featured books for Spring 2018. I’ve just discovered your wonderful website.

Kid Lit TV Commenter Danielle Hammelef

So many books! This is going to be fun as well as informative. Going to hit the public library to check out new books. Thanks for the post and offering this on Monday!

Kid Lit TV Commenter Kimberly

This is all amazing! I love being able to see and hear book talks! So excited too many to name!

Kid Lit TV Commenter Stefanie Best

Wonderful Presentation! Lots of wonderful books to get! Thanks so much! This is a wonderful site and I got to enjoy part of the World Read Aloud Day too !

Kid Lit TV Commenter Laura B

Great show! Thank you Ellen and Rocco for these previews. If I happen to win the book bundle, I will be donating them to a local elementary school.

Kid Lit TV Commenter Laura B

Great show! Thank you Ellen and Rocco for a wonderful preview of Spring books. If I win the book bundle, I will be donating it to a local elementary school. <3

Kid Lit TV Commenter Angela H. Dale

Rocco and Ellen, you are great! This forum is great. Thanks for sharing the love for these books.

Kid Lit TV Commenter Stephanie Bange

Excellent job! I enjoyed hearing about all these wonderful books. I could see passion for each book. Thank you for sharing.

Kid Lit TV Commenter Heather Pierce Stigall

What a fantastic giveaway! I’m excited for so many of these new books coming out.

Kid Lit TV Commenter Jessi Peterson

Love KidLit TV – these look like some great choices that i will be on the lookout for for my library!

Kid Lit TV Commenter Brie

Love Kidlit TV! Thanks for bringing such wonderful books to our attention. My daughter is 7 and a voracious reader; I can never have too many new books for her!

Kid Lit TV Commenter Gabriela Auld

Wow, this list is impressive! I’m excited to add these books to our school library.


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