This inspiring roundup shines a light on rebels, whistle-blowers, and rabble-rousers throughout our history.
This month’s stellar offerings include Amy Sarig King’s middle grade debut, a bizarre yet thought-provoking look at the environment; Jenni Desmond’s gorgeous look at the polar bear, and a quirky new graphic novel series starring a narwhal and his best friend, a jellyfish.
Ben Clanton, author of Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea, an SLJ popular pick, discusses this new graphic novel series, why narwhals are having a moment, his love of puns, and more.
Featuring a tale about a rooster who refuses to stay silent, a new graphic novel series about a narwhal and his jellyfish companion, and a middle grade Cyrano de Bergerac, this month’s Popular Picks are bound to fly off shelves.
Kent Turner, SLJ’s DVD editor, hand-picked these top-shelf productions that offer educational—as well as entertainment—value.
Daryl Grabarek, SLJ’s resident app guru, curates a stellar list of the best educational and story apps produced in the past year.
Libro por libro contributors Lucia Acosta, Ruth Quiroa, and Tim Wadham select superlative titles about the Latinx experience.
Cover artist Christian Robinson talks about his work, his interests, and some of his forthcoming picture books to keep an eye out for.
Looking to make the digital shift to e-textbooks? Discovery Education’s “Techbook” series is the perfect place to start.
SLJ’s 2016 Best Books list celebrates 50 years of acknowledging top titles—and the power of books to transport readers and change lives.
Must-have albums from 2016, destined to get toes tapping, selected by ClefNotes columnist, Veronica DeFazio.
The “Good Comics for Kids” bloggers present their picks for the best graphic novels published in 2016.
Nineteen excellent adult books perfect for teen readers, selected by the Adult Books 4 Teens columnists and reviewers.
A handful of novels in a variety of genres and with an intriguing array of settings for voracious YA readers.
Ten picture book selections illustrated in a variety of styles and formats to read-aloud, sing, or share one-on-one.
These 10 lively and engaging informational books include appealing designs and feature lots of animals, some LEGOs, and a few laughs along the way.