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Trivia-tastic behind-the-scenes info about the Harry Potter series from Mental Floss! Ever wonder why J.K. Rowling selected July 31st as... Read more »
The Amazon editorial team released their list of the Best Books of 2014. Several children's books made the top 100 list. Read more »
Find out Usher’s message to you – yes, he’s speaking right to kids in this YouTube video!
Are you a kid who wants to be a writer? Author and Children’s Book Director Maggie-Tokuda Hall offers advice on... Read more »
Ever wanted to make a video as a family or with friends? This program, iStopMotion, is lots of fun for... Read more »
Funny, we don't spend a lot of time thinking about how complex the vocabulary in some children's books can be. Read more »
Do you have a Harry Potter fan in your house? Check out these Potter fun facts from two of the... Read more »
If you’re not familiar with New York’s annual Comic Con, you may have been wondering why thousands of men, women,... Read more »
I confess to a deep and abiding love for mythology. It started when I was a kid; I fell in... Read more »
Recently, Rocky and I visited Pakenham Library to meet some children and the books they love to read. Rocky is... Read more »
Wondering how to get your kids excited about writing? How about offering the opportunity for them to share their voice... Read more »
For Harry Potter month, editors Arthur A. Levine and Cheryl Klein reveal a series of Harry Potter fun facts!
Break out the frobscottle! DreamWorks and Disney have today announced that the forthcoming film adaptation of Roald Dahl’s The BFG, directed... Read more »
All writers love language. And we especially love fun words, don’t we? Some have funky spellings, tongue-twisting turns, a satisfying “ooh”…and... Read more »