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Best children's books - Boston Globe

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Best children's books
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The awards, established in 1967 and administered by The Horn Book, a Boston-based journal about children's literature, are judged by a panel of three.
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Public Library's 'ABC of It' Looks at Children's Books - New York Times

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Public Library's 'ABC of It' Looks at Children's Books
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Why is children's literature worth considering as a separate genre? In some respects, distinctions are artificial. At the beginning, we read W.

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Children's Books and Beyond: A New Exhibit Draws Unexpected Connections - Publishers Weekly

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Children's Books and Beyond: A New Exhibit Draws Unexpected Connections Publishers Weekly He emphasized how he was delighted to incorporate materials that “people would not necessarily associate with children's literature,” and to observe new links...
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"There Are No Good Books Which Are Only for Children"

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A new exhibit at the New York Public Library explores the history of children's literature through books, installations, and other artifacts.

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Children's musical 'Sandosenang Sapatos' topbills TP's 27th season - GMA News

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Children's musical 'Sandosenang Sapatos' topbills TP's 27th season
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The musical “Sandosenang Sapatos” is based on the book of the same title written by pediatrician and family medicine doctor Luis P.
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American Indians in Children's Literature (AICL): Top Ten Books Recommended for Elementary School

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@kmcilhagga Hope you introduce students to bks by Native American authors! Here's some: http://t.co/oV4edZm3Ni #titletalk

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Best in children's literature - Boston.com

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Best in children's literature
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The awards, established in 1967 and administered by The Horn Book, a Boston-based journal about children's literature, are judged by a panel of three.
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Coloring Outside the Lines: The Diversity Gap in Children’s Literature

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Lee & Low Books is a children’s book publisher that specializes in multicultural literature.

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Great Kid Books: Children's literature heroes -- what they say about our times

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Children's stories permeate our culture. Whether it's Disney films, Broadway musicals or even public television, characters from children's stories sink deep into our cultural heritage.

 

This is nothing new -- the Brothers Grimm recorded fairy tales that had been passed down generation to generation; these same tales still enchant us centuries later.

 

But lately I've been wondering what the heroes from children's literature say about our times.

 

Read more at GreatKidBooks.blogspot.com ...


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Carisa Kluver's curator insight, June 26, 2013 7:07 PM

Nice post from school librarian MaryAnn Scheuer

Emily K. Reuter's curator insight, January 20, 12:42 AM

Historically speaking, children's books serve the culturally important lessons or values of the time to the child reader. In the 1700s, the History of Miss Goody Two-Shoes taught lessons on religion and morality in the form of good deeds will guarantee heaven. In the 1960s, Norton Juster's The Phantom Tollbooth suggested directly and indirectly the severe importance of a good education. Children's books are full of hidden historical lessons rich for the taking by the undergraduate literature student.

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Sarah Harrison Smith, the New NYTBR Children's Book Editor - Huffington Post

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Sarah Harrison Smith, the New NYTBR Children's Book Editor
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Sarah grew up among book lovers and creators. Her grandfather co-published the Babar books, she knew Rumer Godden's editor, and illustrator Pamela Bianco was a family friend.
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4 adult novelists who made brilliant children's book authors - Salon

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4 adult novelists who made brilliant children's book authors
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Certainly, YA and children's literature represents one of the more vibrant areas of publishing today. But multi-platform writing is no new phenomenon.
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Ready, Set, Read! Summer Fiction Ideas for Kids of All Ages - MindShift (blog)

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Ready, Set, Read! Summer Fiction Ideas for Kids of All Ages
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And new research shows that reading fiction especially might do more than serve kids academically – it may even make them better people.
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