KIDS BOOKS COVERAGE


   E-Mail Link
 
Back to Main...

Unpublished Mark Twain Children's Book to be Completed and Released by Random House, 9/26 Unpublished Mark Twain Children's Book to be Completed and Released by Random House, 9/26
by BWW News Desk - January 20, 2017

Doubleday Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, has acquired a never-before-published Mark Twain children's story, it was announced today by Mallory Loehr, Senior Vice President & Publisher of the Random House/Golden Books, Doubleday, and Crown Books for Young Readers... (more...)
J. Russell Brooks Releases THE SQUIRREL'S FINNEGAN J. Russell Brooks Releases THE SQUIRREL'S FINNEGAN
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2017

According to stopbullying.gov, 15 percent of high school students (grades nine-12) were electronically bullied in the past year. In one large study, about 49 percent of children in grades 4-12 reported being bullied by other students at school at least once during the past month, whereas 30.8 percen... (more...)
Historical Romance, 'Rebels of Cordovia' is Released Historical Romance, 'Rebels of Cordovia' is Released
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2017

There was a time when swashbuckling men and brave women engaged in daring and romantic adventures, those who fought with bravery and valor. These courageous men and women were looked up to because they defended the people. The tales from The Rebel Series have adventure, clean romance, and delectable... (more...)
Suse Wilcox Releases 'Bullies, Coasters, Hermits, and Heroes' Suse Wilcox Releases 'Bullies, Coasters, Hermits, and Heroes'
by BWW News Desk - January 18, 2017

Everyday Heroes and Random Kindnesses Sarah and Jamie have adventure-filled, fun plans for their summer; but when Sarah's newspaper delivery job leads her to encounter those from different socioeconomic classes, she comes to realize that 'weird' people and those who don't fit into her family's wo... (more...)
G. and June Dooley Release 'A Story of the Coffee Bean Family: Entertaining, Educational, and Based on Facts' G. and June Dooley Release 'A Story of the Coffee Bean Family: Entertaining, Educational, and Based on Facts'
by BWW News Desk - January 17, 2017

'A Story of the Coffee Bean Family: Entertaining, Educational, and Based on Facts' is the creation of published author, G. and June Dooley.... (more...)
International Bestselling Author Bill Treasurer Releases A LEADERSHIP KICK IN THE ASS International Bestselling Author Bill Treasurer Releases A LEADERSHIP KICK IN THE ASS
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2017

What do Hillary Clinton, Steve Jobs, Abraham Lincoln, and even President-elect Donald Trump have in common? They've all, at some point in their careers, experienced breathtaking failure. Each was forced to reevaluate everything they had known about leadership up until that point.... (more...)
Mrs. Johnnie Mae Williams Releases 'Prayer, Faith & Weight Loss: Abide In God, Ask & Believe' Mrs. Johnnie Mae Williams Releases 'Prayer, Faith & Weight Loss: Abide In God, Ask & Believe'
by BWW News Desk - January 16, 2017

Mrs. Johnnie Mae Williams, a Christian, mother, devoted writer and author, has completed her new book 'Prayer, Faith & Weight Loss: Abide in God, Ask & Believe': a passionately crafted work that depicts the hurdles to a successful and sustainable diet. This book aims to enlighten the reader about th... (more...)
Rick Riordan Turns Down Honor From Texas Lawmakers Due to Transgender Bathroom Bill Rick Riordan Turns Down Honor From Texas Lawmakers Due to Transgender Bathroom Bill
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

Rick Riordan, author of the best-selling Percy Jackson and the Olympians fantasy series has turned down an invitation to the state capitol building which would honor him as a Texas author because of Senate Bill 6, the transgender bathroom bill.... (more...)
Kohl's Cares Offers New Dr. Seuss Collection Kohl's Cares Offers New Dr. Seuss Collection
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

Kohl's (NYSE: KSS) is proud to offer families the enormously popular children's books by award-winning author Dr. Seuss, as part of the new Kohl's Cares collection. The captivating stories, colorful illustrations and menagerie of characters have been enchanting children and parents for decades. Book... (more...)
Readers Borrow Record Number of eBooks and Audiobooks from the Library in 2016 Readers Borrow Record Number of eBooks and Audiobooks from the Library in 2016
by BWW News Desk - January 10, 2017

CLEVELAND, OH - The trend in digital reading continued its uninterrupted growth in 2016 as a record number of readers turned to their local library and school to enjoy eBooks and audiobooks. According to OverDrive, the leading digital reading platform for libraries and schools, readers borrowed 196 ... (more...)
'ABCs of Life: Stories of Tamika' is Released 'ABCs of Life: Stories of Tamika' is Released
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2017

In Bennie Brown's new book ABCs of Life: Stories of Tamika ($12.99, paperback, 9781498483568; e-book, $6.99, 9781498483575) children will be taught practical bible lessons through short stories involving a fictional character. The young girl in these stories encounters situations in her life at scho... (more...)
Lisa Maxbauer Price Offers Top Tips for Getting Kids to Eat Healthy in 2017 Lisa Maxbauer Price Offers Top Tips for Getting Kids to Eat Healthy in 2017
by BWW News Desk - January 09, 2017

Every January, savvy parents start the New Year by trying to get their kids to eat healthier, which, as it turns out, is a lot harder to accomplish than it seems.... (more...)
Dr. Stephanie O'Leary Releases PARENTING IN THE REAL WORLD Dr. Stephanie O'Leary Releases PARENTING IN THE REAL WORLD
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2017

Stephanie O'Leary, Psy.D., a Clinical Psychologist specializing in Neuropsychology, today released Parenting in the Real World: The Rules Have Changed. Drop The Guilt. Handle any Parenting Situation in 7 Simple Steps. The new book is not the typical parenting how-to manual. Instead, Dr. O'Leary deli... (more...)
Meagan O'Mara Releases SAY GOODNIGHT Meagan O'Mara Releases SAY GOODNIGHT
by BWW News Desk - January 05, 2017

Meagan O'Mara has completed her new book 'Say Goodnight': a relaxing story to help lull the reader to sleep with happy thoughts.... (more...)
Disney & ABC to Donate Up to One Million Books Through First Book Campaign Disney & ABC to Donate Up to One Million Books Through First Book Campaign
by TV News Desk - January 04, 2017

Today, Disney and ABC announced it will donate up to one million books to First Book, a nonprofit that provides new books to educators and organizations serving children from low-income families, during its fifth annual Magic of Storytelling campaign from now through March 31.... (more...)
Disney and ABC Launch Fifth Annual 'Magic of Storytelling' Campaign Disney and ABC Launch Fifth Annual 'Magic of Storytelling' Campaign
by BWW News Desk - January 04, 2017

Today, Disney and ABC announced it will donate up to one million books to First Book, a nonprofit that provides new books to educators and organizations serving children from low-income families, during its fifth annual Magic of Storytelling campaign from now through March 31.... (more...)
Candace Stromberg Pens 'Yoga Monkey Kids: Beginner Poses' Candace Stromberg Pens 'Yoga Monkey Kids: Beginner Poses'
by BWW News Desk - November 08, 2016

Candace Stromberg has completed her new book 'Yoga Monkey Kids: Beginner Poses': a helpful guide for mastering several moves and beginning to understand the connection between body, mind, and spirit.... (more...)
Jeff Kinney Releases Book 11 in 'Wimpy Kid' Series, DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOUBLE DOWN Jeff Kinney Releases Book 11 in 'Wimpy Kid' Series, DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOUBLE DOWN
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

Jeff Kinney is releasing a new book in the 'Wimpy Kid' series called DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: DOUBLE DOWN (BOOK 11).... (more...)
Martha Driscoll Releases Book Honoring the Historic Belle of Louisville Martha Driscoll Releases Book Honoring the Historic Belle of Louisville
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

Author and long-time educator Martha Driscoll has recently released the second edition of her book, Nosey's Wild Ride on the Belle of Louisville, and received multiple honors and in the process. Driscoll, who at the age of 91 has formed her own publishing company, Driscoll Publishing, has brought fo... (more...)
SECRETS OF THE HEART is Released SECRETS OF THE HEART is Released
by BWW News Desk - November 03, 2016

Michael Vincent Dlask weaves rhythm and rhyme, poetry and prose in his latest book sharing 'Secrets of the Heart' (published by iUniverse). First published in May of 2011, this poem collection is set for a new marketing campaign.... (more...)
'Wimpy Kid' Author Jeff Kinney Returns Home to Maryland 'Wimpy Kid' Author Jeff Kinney Returns Home to Maryland
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

The Diary of a Wimpy Kid series author/illustrator Jeff Kinney, a UMD alumnus, will give a presentation on how graphic novels, long-form cartoons, and other innovative works can help motivate readers. A panel discussion featuring Mr. Kinney and faculty experts on literacy from the UMD College of Edu... (more...)
Amazon Announces New Rapids App Amazon Announces New Rapids App
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

(AMZN) - Today, Amazon announced a new app that offers a playful approach to children's reading. Amazon Rapids offers illustrated short stories written in a unique chat style that brings stories to life, one message at a time. Stories on Amazon Rapids are told through the lens of characters chatting... (more...)
Assistance League Helps Promote Childhood Literacy for 'Make a Difference Day' Assistance League Helps Promote Childhood Literacy for 'Make a Difference Day'
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

In support of the annual 'Make A Difference Day,' Assistance League of Tustin, in partnership with THINK Together, collected and donated a wide selection of 1,254 new and gently-used books (appropriate for infants through 10 years of age) to local schools and organizations that are in need. Books we... (more...)
'UNLIKELY COMPANIONS The Adventures of an Exotic Animal Doctor' is Released 'UNLIKELY COMPANIONS The Adventures of an Exotic Animal Doctor' is Released
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ At the center of a new book, veterinarian Dr. Laurie Hess investigates an unknown epidemic to find the source of a mysterious illness plaguing sugar gliders across the country. 'You will be swept up in her race to find a cure that will save dying animal... (more...)
Swim Mom Marianne Sciucco Releases SWIM SEASON Swim Mom Marianne Sciucco Releases SWIM SEASON
by BWW News Desk - November 02, 2016

Swim Mom Marianne Sciucco has just released her long-awaited Young Adult novel, 'Swim Season.' 'Swim Season' is the story of swimming champion and Olympic hopeful Aerin Keane, the new girl on the team who challenges a longstanding school record with a 50,000-dollar scholarship prize. But, the aut... (more...)