April 22, 2017

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The Best in Making and Tech at Toy Fair 2017

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Our fearless reviewer—who just happens to be SLJ’s 2015 Librarian of the Year and a maker queen—canvassed the entire Javits Convention Center in Manhattan to find the most exciting innovations coming out this year.

The Best of Toy Fair 2016 for Maker Spaces

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Our fearless reviewer—who just happens to be SLJ’s Librarian of the Year and a maker queen—canvassed the entire Javits Convention Center in Manhattan to find the most exciting innovations coming out this year.

Best Education Picks of NYC International Toy Fair

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SLJ selects standout toys for librarians and educators.

Pictures of the Week: The Latest Toys and Technology on Display at Toy Fair

Clair Frederick and Betsy Foster of Merrymakers show off Little Critter paraphernalia at Toy Fair.

At the 110th Toy Fair this year, companies from all around the world showed off the best new toys and technology at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.

By the Dozen at Toy Fair: Top Library Picks

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The familiar faces of beloved book characters Madeline, George, and Eloise greeted visitors at the 110th Toy Fair at the Javits Convention Center in New York City this month, an industry-exclusive event showcasing toys and technology from thousands of companies around the world. Here are my top dozen of the best new items for children’s librarians and educators to incorporate into their programs.