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  1. Best Children's Books of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | Air & Space

    ... exuberant watercolor and pencil illustrations. Ages 4-8. Written and illustrated by Matt Tavares. Candlewick Press, 40 pp., $17.99. Cardinals Red and Lulu have made their home in a lush evergreen in the front yard of a little house. One morning, Red ...

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  2. Giving a Beloved Character Voice - On and Off the PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... 1990s and 2000s to a current quadrology based on the first season of the Nickelodeon TV series Ride , for Candlewick Press. "We have our own style, but we've learned how to shift our style to match the style of the property," Bobbi explains. "We're ...

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  3. Children's Books: Fairy Tale Heroines, But With DepthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The New York Times

    BRAVE RED, SMART FROG A New Book of Old Tales By Emily Jenkins Illustrated by Rohan Daniel Eason 94 pp. Candlewick Press.

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  4. Mira Bart k reads and signs copies of her debut children's book, "The Wonderling"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | LA Daily News

    ... a one-eared fox-like orphan who doesn't realize he's musically gifted called The Wonderling ," now out on Candlewick Press. Bartk will sign and read from the first of her middle-grade fantasy series' two installments, subtitled "Songcatcher," at ...

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  5. Kate DiCamillo turns a doodle into a story of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... book is nearly wordless, with only variations on a short musical syllable. What connects "La La La" (Candlewick Press) to "Flora & Ulysses," "The Tale of Despereaux" and other DiCamillo novels is a character with a longing to connect. In "La La La," ...

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  6. Kate DiCamillo turns a doodle into a story of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... book is nearly wordless, with only variations on a short musical syllable. What connects "La La La" (Candlewick Press) to "Flora & Ulysses," "The Tale of Despereaux" and other DiCamillo novels is a character with a longing to connect. In "La La La," ...

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  7. Library of Congress Launches 25th 'Letters About Literature' ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... educators interested in implementing it in their classrooms. In celebration of the longstanding contest, Candlewick Press has partnered with the Library of Congress to publish an anthology of students' letters edited by Catherine Gourly, Journeys: ...

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  8. Fast-Growing Page Street Ventures into Children's and YA PublishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... the imprint from the outset. "The list is art-led," said Nobles, who was previously art director at nearby Candlewick Press for 13 years. Half of the inaugural titles have been penned by author-illustrators, and Nobles said she remains committed to ...

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  9. ALSC now accepting applications for 2018 ALSC/Candlewick Press 'Light the Way' GrantRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2017 | American Library Association

    The Association for Library Service to Children and the Library Service to Underserved Children and Their Caregivers Committee are now accepting online applications for the 2018 Light the Way: Library Outreach to the Underserved grant. This $3,000 grant, made possible by Candlewick Press in honor of Newbery Medalist and Geisel Honoree author Kate DiCamillo, will go to a library conducting exemplary outreach to underserved populations through a new program or an expansion of work already being done.

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  10. Children's Job Moves: September 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... Readers as an editor; most recently he was an associate editor at Philomel. Susan Van Metre is joining Candlewick Press as executive editorial director of the new Walker Books U.S. imprint, effective October 2. Van Metre was previously at Abrams, ...

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  11. Giveaway: Tantalize-Feral Verse 10-Year AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Cynsations

    ... angels, ghosts, demons, faerie, and more. Both series are originally published in the U.S./Canada by Candlewick Press and in the U.K. by Walker . Various other editions are available around the globe. (Scroll for giveaway!) Cynsational Giveaway In ...

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  12. Science fiction picks sound wedding bells and other alarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | New Scientist

    ... combination of dystopia and romance can be found in M. T. Anderson's Landscape With Invisible Hand (Candlewick Press). When Earth is discovered by the alien vuvv, they initially claim to have come in peace, offering technological breakthroughs in ...

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  13. People, Etc.: 5 Under 35, and MoreRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2017 | Publishers Marketplace

    ... also been promoted to associate editor, and Harriet Low is now editorial associate. Karen Walsh will join Candlewick Press in the new role of executive director of publicity for brands and key titles, starting September 25. Walsh has been with ...

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  14. X Marks the Spot! Oregon Children's Theatre to Stage 'Judy Moody & Stink'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Mad, Mad, Mad Treasure Hunt" written by Megan McDonald and illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds. Published by Candlewick Press, Inc. This play was co-commissioned by First Stage, Adventure Theatre MTC, Bay Area Children's Theatre, The Rose Theatre, ...

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  15. People, Etc.Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2017 | Publishers Marketplace

    Susan Van Metre will join Candlewick Press as executive editorial director of the new Walker Books US imprint, set to launch in fall 2018. Van Metre has been with Abrams for the past 15 years, most recently as svp and publisher of the children's division, and will remain based in New York.

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  16. BISG Looks at Rights In a Global, Digital Book MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... a huge volume of permissions requests quickly. Becky Hemperly, v-p of contract rights and royalties at Candlewick Press, described her company's early commitment to building Biblio, Candlewick's in-house rights system. Biblio holds all rights, ...

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  17. Candlewick Focuses on Branding at 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    As Candlewick Press closes out its 25th anniversary year, it is turning to backlist favorites and beloved characters for continued growth. Taken together, sales of books that were on the press's very first list in spring 1992 - like Farmer Duck and Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? - have helped make Candlewick the largest independent children's publisher in the U.S., as well as one of the country's top 15 publishers overall, based on Nielsen BookScan figures for unit sales in 2016.

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  18. Duluth hiking trail to be dedicated to poet Connie WanekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... of the Year. She and Kooser are collaborating on a book of poetry for young people, to be published by Candlewick Press. Saturday's event will run from 2-4 p.m. Refreshments will be provided, and Wanek will read her poem, "Asters." The event is free ...

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  19. Candlewick to Publish Walker Books in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Publishers' Weekly

    Twenty-five years ago, when Walker U.K. opened a U.S. branch, rather than continue to sell rights to U.S. publishers, it was forced to take a different name on this side of the pond. The name "Walker" was already in use, and Candlewick Press was born.

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  20. Dick Lehr writes YA novel inspired by Shawn Drumgold caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... be like to grow up with a parent wrongfully imprisoned," Lehr says in a note released by the publisher, Candlewick Press. "I also wondered about telling a story for a younger audience, a story showcasing the themes in the Globe's stories - about ...

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