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An 2021 Undies Awards Update

Send us your nominations for the best case covers of the year!

5 Books I’m Bringing Out East

Five books I’ll be bringing along for a trip out East.

Children’s Books in the Amazon Top 100

Sometimes I wonder: How many children’s books are among the top 100 bestsellers on Amazon? And which books are they?

Hugo Cabret (and Friends) Tried the Voila AI Artist App

Hugo Cabret (and his well-known book friends) tried out the app that’s sweeping the nation.

Exclusive Excerpt: APPLE OF MY PIE by Mika Song

An exclusive excerpt from the graphic novel APPLE OF MY PIE, by Mika Song

Notes on May 2021

Three of my favorite posts from the past month.

A Spring 2022 Newbery/Caldecott Check In

A quick look at the 2022 Mock Newbery and Caldecott lists on Goodreads.

2021 Books from APAA Winners

A roundup of 2021 books by past Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature winners.

It’s Just Fun: How to Play Children’s Lit Headbanz

My favorite book-themed game in the library.

Notes on April 2021

Three of my favorite posts from the past month.

2021 Books from Stonewall Winners

A look at 2021 books from past Stonewall Award winners.

Poetry Friday: How Do You Dance?

A book spine cento for National Poetry Month.

2021 Books from Pura Belpré Winners

A roundup of 2021 books by past Pura Belpre award winners.

The Poetry Books of 2021

All the 2021 has to offer in poetry books for children.

2021 Books from Printz Winners

A rare YA post to round up 2021 books from past Printz award winners.