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  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Kate DiCamillo

    Here’s a heartfelt line from National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature Kate DiCamillo’s Flora & Ulysses (Candlewick Press, 2014): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Gene Luen Yang

    Overcome obstacles with this line from Gene Luen Yang’s graphic novel The Shadow Hero (First Second/Macmillan, 2014): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: Frances …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Louise Fitzhugh

    Here’s a piece of unforgettable wisdom from Louise Fitzhugh’s middle-grade classic Harriet the Spy (Random House Children’s, 1964): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: David Levithan

    Open your heart to this quote from David Levithan’s The Realm of Possibility (Knopf/Random House Children’s Books, 2006): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Jenny Han

    Celebrate unexpected beauty with this line from Jenny Han’s The Summer I Turned Pretty (Simon & Schuster, 2010): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: …

  • Announcing the Inaugural Mathical List

    The selection panel featured mathematicians, teachers, librarians, early childhood experts, and others. Together they evaluated books of all kinds, from picture books and novels to narrative nonfiction, that foster an …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: E.B. White

    Discover words of friendship in E.B. White’s beloved classic Charlotte’s Web (HarperCollins Children’s, 1952) See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: Frances Hodgson Burnett, A …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: E. Lockhart

    A call for compassion in E. Lockhart’s suspenseful page-turner We Were Liars (Delacorte Press/Random House Children’s, 2014): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: Frances …

  • Five Questions with Kids' Comics Authors

    Comics for kids are reaching a time of unprecedented acceptance in the American literary scene, and it’s now true that there are comics for everyone. (Mac Teen Books) Throughout April …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Neil Gaiman

    Draw courage from Neil Gaiman’s fantasy Coraline (HarperCollins Children’s, 2002): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: Frances Hodgson Burnett, A Little Princess Quote #2: …

  • The CBC and We Need Diverse Books™ to Partner on Resources and Programming for Publishing Internship Program

    New York, NY – April 14, 2015 – The Children’s Book Council (CBC), the non-profit trade association for children’s book publishers in North America, and grassroots nonprofit We Need Diverse …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Malala Yousafzai

    Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai shares the power of literacy in her memoir I Am Malala (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2014): See other quotes in the series, …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 Preview

    We have your favorite Children’s Book Week traditions and exciting new events heading your way! Here’s a look at some of the highlights: Free Comic Book Day: The Children’s Book …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: John Green

    Spark your imagination with this line from John Green’s novel Paper Towns (Dutton Books for Young Readers/Penguin, 2008): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Katherine Rundell

    Embrace possibility with this quote from Katherine Rundell’s whimsical novel Rooftoppers (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2014): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: A.A. Milne

    Here’s a warm fuzzy from A.A. Milne’s classic Winnie-the-Pooh (Dutton Books for Young Readers/Penguin, 1926): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: Frances Hodgson Burnett, …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Sharon Draper

    Here’s a powerful phrase from Sharon Draper’s novel Out of My Mind (Simon & Schuster, 2012): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites! Quote #1: Frances Hodgson …

  • Children's Book Week 2015 #storylines: Norton Juster

    Here’s a gem from Norton Juster’s absurdist fantasy The Phantom Tollbooth (Random House, 1961): See other quotes in the series, and share your favorites!Quote #1: Frances Hodgson Burnett, A Little PrincessQuote …

  • Discover Children's Book Week Activities and Event Ideas!

    Looking for engaging event ideas for your Children’s Book Week celebration? The new Activities page on the Children’s Book Week website is your one-stop destination for fun, hand-picked event kits …

  • Celebrate Free Comic Book Day, Kicking Off Children's Book Week on May 2

    With over two dozen titles to choose from — including contemporary classics and new releases — there’s a free comic book to spark every young reader’s imagination! To find a …


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