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fight for your rights
15 Empowering Middle Grade Novels for Kids Interested in Social Justice
For generations, young people all over the world have taken an interest in social justice and found the courage to fight for their own rights and the...
change the world
7 Books for Kids of All Ages About Environmental Activism and Climate Change
Sixteen-year-old Greta Thunberg has taken the world by storm with her passion for environmental activism and tireless efforts to effect change on a global...
Theresa Julian, Author of
The Joke Machine
, Shares Some of Her Favorite Funny Kitlit Books
Yesterday a block of cheese arrived at my door. I didn’t order it, and I didn’t know who did—so I ate it. I eventually figured out that it was nacho...
Head to Your Local B&N for Storytime at 11am Saturday 11/23 and Baby & Me Storytime at 11am Sunday 11/24!
Frozen 2: Anna, Elsa, and the Secret River Storytime Event Saturday November 23rd at 11am Join Anna and Elsa as they embark on an adventure through the...
when pencil met eraser
Try This at Home: Learn How to Draw the Titular Characters from
When Pencil Met Eraser
Pencil loves to draw, and Eraser loves to erase, but at first, the two have very different artistic visions, and they just don’t mesh—Pencil...
5 Poignant New Middle Grade Novels That Tackle Bullying
Bullying is a tough topic, but these great new middle-grade books tackle it head-on. Without flinching from the pain it causes, they manage to be...
An Interview with the Author of
, a Joyful Parody of
Filled with Love, Family, and Noshing
If you’ve ever read Goodnight Moon and wondered, whose house is really that quiet? then you are in for a treat with Goodnight Bubbala, Sheryl...
Head to Your Local B&N for Storytime at 11am Saturday 11/16 and Baby & Me Storytime at 11am Sunday 11/17!
Jack Frost vs. the Abominable Snowman Storytime Event Saturday November 16th at 11am: This fun story puts kids in the driver’s seat as they decide whose...
A Q&A with
Max & Ruby
Author Rosemary Wells on
and the Newest Additions to the Series
Happy birthday, Max and Ruby! This brother and sister duo will be celebrating 40 years this year, and yet they don’t look like they’ve aged...
heroes we love
An Interview with Whitney Gardner, Illustrator of
Becoming RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Journey to Justice
In truth, I wasn’t sure what I’d think of Becoming RBG: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Journey to Justice, a graphic novel about the amazing Ruth Bader...
6 Swashbuckling New Graphic Novels that Will Transport Middle Grade Readers
This crop of six new graphic novels has something for everyone, with tales about kid superheroes, science fiction wunderkinds, and mysterious portals to...
November Storytime Calendar
Get ready for Storytime fun at your local B&N this November! Here’s an overview of upcoming weekend events. Saturday November 2 at 11am: The...
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