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Diversity in Latino heritage - CU Columbia Spectator

Diversity in Latino heritageCU Columbia SpectatorGrupo Quisqueyano, for example, explained that their identity as Dominicans has been shaped around balancing the European elements that the history books have forced upon the minds of their people,...
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5 Tips for Helping a Student Find the Right Book

5 Tips for Helping a Student Find the Right Book | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Research shows that children want assistance with finding a reading book. While your students search the stacks, here's some helpful tips for teachers.

Via Sue Ward
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The Best Feminist Picture Books

The Best Feminist Picture Books | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
A list of some of the best feminist picture books in print. Perfect for the budding feminist in your life!

Via bobbygw, Ana Margarida Ramos
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Sharon Draper on Stella by Starlight

Sharon Draper on Stella by Starlight | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
In the January/February 2014 issue of The Horn Book Magazine, editor Martha Parravano talked to Sharon M. Draper about her new intermediate novel Stella by Starlight. Read the full review here.
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Week in Review, January 19th-23rd

Week in Review, January 19th-23rd | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
This week on hbook.com…
Reviews of the Week:
Picture Book: The Bear Ate Your Sandwich by Julia Sarcone-Roach
Fiction: Stella by Starlight by Sharon M.
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Michael Bond On Maintaining His Momentum as a Writer

Michael Bond On Maintaining His Momentum as a Writer | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Michael Bond has enjoyed a writing career that has spanned more than five decades.
Bond has published hundreds of children’s books and continues to write to this day. How does he maintain his authorial momentum?
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Diversity in Children’s Literature and the Legacy of Pura Belpré

Diversity in Children’s Literature and the Legacy of Pura Belpré | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Marilisa Jimenez-Garcia, research associate at the Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hunter College, CUNY, graduated from the University of Florida with a PhD in English, specializing in American literature/studies, nationalism, and children’s and...
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Green eggs and tofu? - in praise of pigs in children’s books

Green eggs and tofu? - in praise of pigs in children’s books | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Green eggs and tofu? Without pigs, bacon and sausages, children’s books would be seriously lacking in flavour. By Harry Oulton
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The Graphic Canon of Children’s Literature

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When It Comes to Books, Allow Kids to Enjoy Freedom of Choice

“For decades, researchers have been suggesting that a little structured fun with books can help kids learn to appreciate them, and that kids who like to read tend to become better readers.
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Announcing the 2015 Sendak Fellows

Announcing the 2015 Sendak Fellows | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
This year’s recipients are:Richard EgielskiMarc McChesneyDoug SalatiStephen SavageThe fellowship was inaugurated in 2010 by Maurice Sendak, the goal of which, in Sendak’s words, was to “create work that is not vapid, stupid, or sexy, but original.
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“Books from Birth” hopes to address education disparity in DC - The Georgetown Voice (blog)

“Books from Birth” hopes to address education disparity in DC - The Georgetown Voice (blog) | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Earlier this week at a Southeast Neighborhood Library, D.C. Council Member Charles Allen introduced the creation of a bill that would mail a book a month to every child under the age of five i...
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Sam & Dean Dig a Hole

Sam & Dean Dig a Hole | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen’s latest, Sam & Dave Dig a Hole (Candlewick, October 2014), has been getting quite a bit of buzz (including Caldecott buzz) and has appeared on several best-of-year lists (including Horn Book’s own Fanfare).
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Why a good book is a secret door

Why a good book is a secret door | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Childhood is surreal. Why shouldn't children's books be? In this whimsical talk, award-winning author Mac Barnett speaks about writing that escapes the page, art as a doorway to wonder -- and what real kids say to a fictional whale.
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The World's Darkest Children's Book Illustrator Receives Long Overdue Exhibition

The World's Darkest Children's Book Illustrator Receives Long Overdue Exhibition | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
In the world of children's books, writer and illustrator Tomi Ungerer is somewhat of an outsider.

Far from the norms of happily ever after, his stories are dark, abnormal and frightening even for many adults. In The Three Robbers, a trio of thiev...

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Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast » Blog Archive » A Visit with Don Tate …

Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast » Blog Archive » A Visit with Don Tate … | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
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Diversity Book Lists & Resources for Teachers and Parents - Multicultural Children's Book Day

Diversity Book Lists & Resources for Teachers and Parents - Multicultural Children's Book Day | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
This resource list is pulled from our Multicultural Books for Kids Pinterest board. For the sake of making this list manageable, we’ve pulled book list posts but there are many, many wonderful individual book reviews on this board as well.
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Review of Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust

Review of Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust
by Loïc Dauvillier; illus. by Marc Lizano; color by Greg Salsedo; trans. from the French by Alexis Siegel
Primary, Intermediate    First Second/Roaring Brook    78 pp.
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Announcing our 2014 New Voices Award Winner

Announcing our 2014 New Voices Award Winner | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
LEE & LOW BOOKS is proud to announce that Andrea J. Loney ofInglewood, California, is the winner of the company’s fifteenth annual New Voices Award.
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National Poetry Month Poster Unveiled

National Poetry Month Poster Unveiled | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
The Academy of American Poets has unveiled the official poster design for National Poetry Month, which takes place in April.
National Book Award finalist Roz Chast designed this year’s poster.
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Multicultural Children’s Book Day Spotlight: Meg Medina

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CBC Diversity: “Okay, Love.”

An “It’s Possible” post contributed to CBC Diversity by Virginia Anagnos
I was a publicity assistant at Scholastic Inc., when I first became aware of Walter Dean Myers’ work. The book: Fallen Angels.
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The Journal of African American Children’s Literature. Vol. 1, Issue 1

The Journal of African American Children’s Literature. Vol.
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7-Imp’s 7 Kicks #416: Featuring Peter Carnavas

7-Imp’s 7 Kicks #416: Featuring Peter Carnavas | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
 
Today’s picture book is an import. Peter Carnavas’ Jessica’s Box was initially published in Australia back in 2008, but Kane Miller will bring it to U.S. shelves in March.
When we first meet Jessica, her mind is racing.
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The 10 Best Authors of Children's Literature

The 10 Best Authors of Children's Literature | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Today, we're wishing the legendary children's book author Lois Lowry a very happy 75th birthday! One of our all-time favorite authors of children's literature, Lowry published her first kids book i...
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