Kid + Young Adult
Bruce Handy

A “Vanity Fair” Writer Turns His Attention to Books for the Younger Set

You can learn a lot from Wild Things, but like Mary Poppins’s spoonful of sugar, it goes down very easily indeed.

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Children's Books for Back to School

Beat first day jitters with a handful of fun school stories for little ones starting school for the first time, or older kids facing the challenges of a new school year.

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An Excerpt of "The X-Files"...for Kids

What would future FBI agents Scully and Mulder have been up to as kids? Investigating the existence of aliens, of course.

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Evermore! New Life for Gothic Tales.

Gareth Hinds’s richly illustrated versions of canonical stories and poems by Edgar Allen Poe restore wonder and excitement to works young readers usually only encounter in school.

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Baby Shower Summer...

It's that time of year--babies and baby showers all summer long. Books really do make the best gifts for little ones and parents, and here are a handful of new favorites to give.

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Diaries and Misadventures: Talking to Rachel Renée Russell

The best-selling author of Dork Diaries talks about the comments from fans that led her to write the Max Crumbly series, and what she hopes kids will come away with after reading and laughing their way through her books.

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A New Flock of Bird Books for Fledgling Readers

This flight of new bird books includes board books for the littlest lap readers and picture books rich with avian information for older kids.

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Laini Taylor Dreams of Murdered Gods and Magic

Strange the Dreamer, Laini Taylor's first book since she finished the Daughter of Smoke and Bone trilogy is one of our Top 20 picks for the Best Books of 2017 so far and the only young adult novel on the list. When Taylor was in Seattle we talked about how it came to be...

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Jason Reynolds Takes on Spider-Man

Do you have a favorite superhero? What if you got the chance to recreate them to look and act however you wanted? Jason Reynolds did just that with the classic hero Spider-Man and we asked him about it.

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Space Battle Lunchtime - Volumes 1 and 2

A Cosmic Food Fight for Kids: "Space Battle Lunchtime"

Searching for a fun, bright graphic novel that will woo your kid away from his or her digital device? Look no farther than Natalie Riess's Space Battle Lunchtime.

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