Wednesday Feb 19
Job Moves: February 19, 2014
Mary Lee Donovan has been promoted to editorial Director at Candlewick Press. Donovan has been with the company since it first opened its doors in May 1991, working most recently as an executive editor.
Stephen Pastis Inks Deal for 3rd 'Timmy Failure' Book
Stephan Pastis , a writer and artist, has landed a deal for the third title in his Timmy Failure middle grade series.
Candlewick Press in Somerville on a roll with Newbery Medal win and other successes
Founded in 1991 by British publisher Walker Books, Somerville's Candlewick is now a critical and financial success story among children's publishers.
Awards for Top Children's, YA Books Announced at ALA Midwinter Meeting
A young orphan living in a Paris train station uncovers a mystery that jeopardizes his secretive way of life in this Martin Scorsese-directed adaptation of Brian Selznick's stunning children's book.
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Kate DiCamillo wins the 2014 Newbery for 'Flora & Ulysses'
Last week, the American Library Association announced the 2014 winners of the multiple prize categories it administers for children's literature, including the Newbery Awards, the Caldecott Medal and the Coretta Scott King and Bel Pure awards.