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Translating Kid Lit to Latin: 'Virent Ova! Viret Perna!'

Translating Kid Lit to Latin: 'Virent Ova! Viret Perna!' | children's books | Scoop.it
Taking on Dr. Seuss rhymes and cadences, translator Terence Tunberg and his wife Jennifer are believers in seeing children's books translated into Latin.
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Love poems

Alexander has always written love poems, but after he had a daughter he became immersed in children’s literature and began writing poems for her.
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Imaginary Fred

Did you know that sometimes, with a little electricity, or luck, or even magic, an imaginary friend might appear when you need one? An imaginary friend like Fred.
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11 Extremely Eccentric Creatures In Children's Literature

11 Extremely Eccentric Creatures In Children's Literature | children's books | Scoop.it
Legions of creatures skulk and caper across the pages of classic children's literature. Vampires and werewolves, dragons and sea serpents, trolls and behemoths. I am partial to them all but, as with most things, I prefer the oddities.
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Check this out... 32 Differences Between Children's Books and Their Movies

Check this out... 32 Differences Between Children's Books and Their Movies | children's books | Scoop.it
32 Differences Between Children's Books and Their Movies via ebookfriendly Spoiler alert! This infographic has spoilers for both books & movies.
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It's Here! NYPL's Children's Books 2013 | The New York Public Library

It's Here! NYPL's Children's Books 2013 | The New York Public Library | children's books | Scoop.it
The latest edition of the New York Public Library's annual list of titles published for children can be found at Children's Books 2013 (PDF). Nineteen Children's Librarians pored over a wealth of new releases throughout the ...
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Could Drone Delivery Breathe New Life Into Printed Books? - Forbes

Could Drone Delivery Breathe New Life Into Printed Books? - Forbes | children's books | Scoop.it
Could Drone Delivery Breathe New Life Into Printed Books?
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Amazon has spent the past decade finding new ways to make it attractive to buy e-books instead of hard copies (or in addition to them).
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Classic novels as baby board books: Sophisticated or silly? - Christian Science Monitor

Classic novels as baby board books: Sophisticated or silly? - Christian Science Monitor | children's books | Scoop.it
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Classic novels as baby board books: Sophisticated or silly?
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Choose Your Own Adventure Books Look to Be Resurrected in Tablet Form - TIME

Choose Your Own Adventure Books Look to Be Resurrected in Tablet Form - TIME | children's books | Scoop.it
The Guardian Choose Your Own Adventure Books Look to Be Resurrected in Tablet Form TIME If you never had the pleasure of reading a Choose Your Own Adventure book, the idea was basically that you'd read a snippet and be given a choice: Turn to page...
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Keynote lecture by Junko Yokota on digital & pr...

Keynote lecture by Junko Yokota on digital & pr... | children's books | Scoop.it
Junko Yokota's keynote address titled: ‘What Works Well Where When? How Various Qualities of Digital and Print Picture Books Shape Reader Response’.
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Kids' book 'The Snowy Day' is focus of US exhibit - The Times of Israel

Kids' book 'The Snowy Day' is focus of US exhibit - The Times of Israel | children's books | Scoop.it
Kids' book 'The Snowy Day' is focus of US exhibit
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“We wanted to marry the strength of the show as an art exhibition with the significance of the book in children's literature,” museum curator Josh Perelman said.
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Why teachers should read more children's books

Why teachers should read more children's books | children's books | Scoop.it
A research project has found that teachers who read for pleasure have better book knowledge and feel more confident, calm and stress-free in the classroom ("Why teachers should read more children's books": http://t.co/LLKVLFQZK8...
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Hi Tammy, I've shared this resource on our Reading and Language Arts board on Pinterest at http://pinterest.com/hopeandvoice/reading-and-language-arts/
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Why You Feel Guilty Leaving Books or Games Unfinished - Lifehacker

Why You Feel Guilty Leaving Books or Games Unfinished - Lifehacker | children's books | Scoop.it
Why You Feel Guilty Leaving Books or Games Unfinished
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Ever find yourself feeling guilty because you put a book down halfway through? You're still on the third level of that game you bought a year ago?
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Vending machines offer children's books for free in Detroit

Vending machines offer children's books for free in Detroit | children's books | Scoop.it
It's a vending machine - with books instead of sodas and even better, the books are free.

With less than two weeks until school starts - kids all over the city of Detroit are alread
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Adult Colouring Books

When your friends start buying colouring books... NEW videos every Monday & Wednesday. Get more Collective Noun: Podcast: http://apple.co/1Qxi6UB More videos...

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Xavier Scheeler, 9-year-old, donates books to C.W. Harris Elementary School - WJLA

Xavier Scheeler, 9-year-old, donates books to C.W. Harris Elementary School - WJLA | children's books | Scoop.it
Xavier Scheeler, 9-year-old, donates books to C.W. Harris Elementary School
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(NewsChannel 8) - Nine-year-old Xavier Scheeler wanted to share his love of reading with others, so he spent three months collecting nearly 400 books from his community.
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The best children's literature of 2013

The best children's literature of 2013 | children's books | Scoop.it
From picture books for toddlers to novels for teens, Julia Eccleshare and Michelle Pauli choose this year's standout titles (The best children's literature of 2013: http://t.co/6ZmER4WpEh)...
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The 13 Best Children's, Illustrated, and Picture Books of 2013 | Brain ...

The 13 Best Children's, Illustrated, and Picture Books of 2013 | Brain ... | children's books | Scoop.it
A library of cross-disciplinary interestingness and combinatorial creativity.
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KindredReaders's curator insight, December 15, 2013 12:55 PM

I'm at that awkward age -- no longer a child, no children in the house -- yet still, several of these went on my TBR pile. Who can resist My First Kafka? (Although I think The Hole looks even more existential;)  

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Children's Corner: How 'Where the Wild Things Are' changed children's literature

Children's Corner: How 'Where the Wild Things Are' changed children's literature | children's books | Scoop.it
In February 1963, author/illustrator Maurice Sendak told his editor, Ursula Nordstrom, he was working on a new picture book.
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Best-Selling Foreign Books in China - New York Times

Best-Selling Foreign Books in China - New York Times | children's books | Scoop.it
Best-Selling Foreign Books in China
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Children's Books. 1. Totto-chan: The Little Girl at the Window, by Tetsuko Kuroyanagi. 2. Charlotte's Web, by E. B. White. 3. Pippi Longstocking, by Astrid Lindgren.
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SLJ’s Trevelyn Jones to Retire; Darien Library’s Kiera Parrott to Head SLJ Reviews | School Library Journal

SLJ’s Trevelyn Jones to Retire; Darien Library’s Kiera Parrott to Head SLJ Reviews | School Library Journal | children's books | Scoop.it
“In her 31 years overseeing this process, she has helped to define great children’s literature" - Ian Singer http://t.co/QB4IY5uC8b
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Seal of Approval

Seal of Approval | children's books | Scoop.it
The spirited vision of Randolph Caldecott lives on in the picture books we prize today. (Seal of Approval–An essay by Leonard S.
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Children’s Books with Parks and Recreation Characters | SHOWRENITY

Children’s Books with Parks and Recreation Characters | SHOWRENITY | children's books | Scoop.it
RT @TheMattFowler: Check out these classic children's books featuring characters from PARKS AND RECREATION! http://t.co/7TYU3uupM7 #parksan…
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Artist Illustrates Dramatic Lack of Diversity in Kid's Books - mediabistro.com

Artist Illustrates Dramatic Lack of Diversity in Kid's Books - mediabistro.com | children's books | Scoop.it
mediabistro.com Artist Illustrates Dramatic Lack of Diversity in Kid's Books mediabistro.com Earlier this year, a First Book infographic showed that out of 3,600 surveyed books for kids, only 3.3 percent focused on the lives of African Americans, 2...
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