Nov 4, 2013
The Journal News
Larchmont author feels the effects of 'Fallout'
Long before he became a novelist, Todd Strasser was a 12-year-old boy whose father built a bomb shelter under the family's Long Island home.
For Kids: Holy bagumba! Another winner from DiCamillo
Cover illustration, by K.G. Campbell, for Kate DiCamillo's novel for middle grades: Flora & Ulysses, published by Candlewick Press.
Inside Bay Area
Prize-winning books for young readers
This year's top award-winners -- among both authors and illustrators -- make great choices for young relatives and friends.
Klassen twice blessed by the Caldecott gods
Jon Klassen may be only 31 years old, but he's already accomplished a rare feat: winning both a Caldecott Medal and a Caldecott Honor in the same year.
Candlewick Press authors take bullies head on in stories
Although summer isn't officially over, every August brings back-to-school sales, the return of the college students, and the celebratory first-day school pictures posted on Facebook.