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Tweens to help develop new Hoho series Mimi & Bibi

Tweens to help develop new Hoho series Mimi & Bibi | Smart Media | Scoop.it
In a collaboration with new UK-based digital platform TotallyTween, London-based prodco Hoho Entertainment is turning Hoho Rights-owned girls' fashion property Mimi & Bibi into an original interactive animated series for eight- to 10-year-olds.
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Such a simple but smart concept. Will be interesting to see how it translates in practice. 

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WE NEED DIVERSE BOOKS CAMPAIGN

WE NEED DIVERSE BOOKS CAMPAIGN | Smart Media | Scoop.it
Recently, there’s been a groundswell of discontent over the lack of diversity in children’s literature. The issue is being picked up by news outlets like these two pieces in the NYT, CNN, EW, and many...
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I'll be there May 1st. You? 

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Jeni Mawter's curator insight, April 29, 2014 5:07 AM

Have been pushing this barrow for years!

 

Australian #YA #transmedia author of Kiss Kill http://t.co/h3XUTe5t ;

 

 Sixteen year old Mat blogs about life, love and girl problems.


How does Mat man up?

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The Stars of These Young Adult Books Swear, Struggle, And Generally Act Like Real Teens

The Stars of These Young Adult Books Swear, Struggle, And Generally Act Like Real Teens | Smart Media | Scoop.it
New middle-grade and YA publisher In This Together Media aims to offer stories with more diverse and realistic representations of kids, especially...
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Love this - stories that keep it real, and promote girls beyond romantic leads. 

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