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Swedish children's literature | sweden.se

Swedish children's literature | sweden.se | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Every tenth book published in Sweden is a children’s book. Covering a wide variety of themes from dancing cows to single urban fathers, Swedish children’s
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20 Picture Books To Help Kids Find Their Activist Spirit At An Early Age

20 Picture Books To Help Kids Find Their Activist Spirit At An Early Age | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
In the months since Donald Trump has become president, more and more people have become inspired to join the Resistance — whether that means volunteering, campaigning, donating, making calls, educating themselves and others on the issues, or otherwis…
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‘The Snowy Day,’ first picture book with black child as hero, marks 50 years

‘The Snowy Day,’ first picture book with black child as hero, marks 50 years | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Children in snow suits are a common sight during winter. But in 1962, Peter from “The Snowy Day” was something most children in the United States had never seen before: an African American characte
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Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast » Blog Archive » 7-Imp’s 7 Kicks #550: Featuring Mehrdokht Amini

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Newsletter about LGBT books for children and young adults from Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site, BooksInTheClassroom.com

Newsletter about LGBT books for children and young adults from Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site, BooksInTheClassroom.com | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Article on LGBT books for kids and teens for preschool through grade 9.
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Madeleine L'Engle: What'd I Miss? August News from MadeleineLEngle.com

Madeleine L'Engle: What'd I Miss? August News from MadeleineLEngle.com | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
What'd I Miss? August News from MadeleineLEngle.com - Madeleine L'Engle
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Free Lunch at the Library

Free Lunch at the Library | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Children who get free lunches during the school year often go hungry in the summer. Libraries are helping to fill the gap.
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Libraries provide free lunch in the summer-- along with books
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Next From the Novelist Junot Díaz? A Picture Book

Next From the Novelist Junot Díaz? A Picture Book | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Mr. Diaz, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author, has written a work for children, inspired by his heritage, about a young Dominican girl in Manhattan.
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A Beloved British Illustrator, at the Beach

A Beloved British Illustrator, at the Beach | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Sir Quentin Blake’s mischievous illustrations for Roald Dahl’s books have delighted generations of children. In a new show, he explores the theme of travel in all its wild and fantastical forms.
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Bookshelf: Books of Verse for Children Range from Playful to Soaring

Bookshelf: Books of Verse for Children Range from Playful to Soaring | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
New picture books for National Poetry Month about animals, Hispanic heroes and the Harlem Renaissance.
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Refugee Stories for Young Readers: Francesca Sanna’s The Journey (Public Books)

Refugee Stories for Young Readers: Francesca Sanna’s The Journey (Public Books) | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
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Why ‘The Outsiders’ Lives On: A Teenage Novel Turns 50

Why ‘The Outsiders’ Lives On: A Teenage Novel Turns 50 | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
S.E. Hinton’s classic endures as teenagers continue to relate to its rebellious characters.
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Dear Mrs. Trump

Dear Mrs. Trump | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Dear Mrs. Trump,

Thank you for the ten Dr. Seuss titles that you sent my school library in recognition of this year’s National Read a Book Day. (Sent second-day air, no less! That must have been
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The librarian is amazing, full of insights Melania Trump should pay attention to.
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Hey Black Child | Little Brown Library | Resources for Teachers & Librarians

Hey Black Child | Little Brown Library | Resources for Teachers & Librarians | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Hey Black Child By Useni Eugene Perkins Illustrated by Bryan Collier Genre: Juvenile Fiction Grades: Pre-K-3rd   Six-time Coretta Scott
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Listen to Bryan Collier speak about his new book.
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Books for Young Readers in The New Yorker

Books for Young Readers in The New Yorker | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
Joshua Rothman and Erin Overbey offer an anthology of New Yorker articles on children’s and young-adult literature.
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How ‘The Snowy Day’ — on a postage stamp — can help us rethink race in America

How ‘The Snowy Day’ — on a postage stamp — can help us rethink race in America | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
The 1962 picture book was one of the first to feature an African American child.
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Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast » Blog Archive » John Rocco, Jinnee, and Big Machines

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How Schools Can Navigate the Hidden Racism in Children’s Literature

How Schools Can Navigate the Hidden Racism in Children’s Literature | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
A children’s-literature scholar argues it’s time to acknowledge the perturbing themes in some of the most beloved books.
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Phil Nel's new book looks at racism in Dr Seuss
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Children’s Authors Take On the Refugee Crisis

Children’s Authors Take On the Refugee Crisis | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
More than a dozen new books feature young displaced Muslims as protagonists as writers use the current tumult to personalize the conflicts for readers.
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The History of the Bendable, Durable, Chewable Board Book

The History of the Bendable, Durable, Chewable Board Book | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
As my 13-month-old son tips over the tall orange tub, his vast collection of board books cascades across the carpet. He pushes them from atop one another so he
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When She's Told Girls Can't Be Superheroes, 'Lucia The Luchadora' Grabs Her Mask

When She's Told Girls Can't Be Superheroes, 'Lucia The Luchadora' Grabs Her Mask | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
After she realized there weren't enough girl superheroes in the world, Cynthia Leonor Garza created one. She talks with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her new book, Lucia the Luchadora.
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The Wisdom of Sendak: Children Are Wild, Honest, Immoral Beings

The Wisdom of Sendak: Children Are Wild, Honest, Immoral Beings | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
My son recently turned four; at some point during his third year, apropos of nothing, he declared to me that we had to stick together. I assured him we would.
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Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast » Blog Archive » 7-Imp’s 7 Kicks #529: Featuring Corinna Luyken

Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast » Blog Archive » 7-Imp’s 7 Kicks #529: Featuring Corinna Luyken | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
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If you loved Beautiful Oops! You'll love this book coming out in April,2017.
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A Farm Boy Meets His Prince In A Beautiful New Children’s Book

A Farm Boy Meets His Prince In A Beautiful New Children’s Book | Multicultural Children's Literature | Scoop.it
"If you don't see yourself in stories, you don't see yourself in the world."
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