Author Gary D. Schmidt interviews 2012 National Book Award–winner William Alexander.
Hope you all had a marvelous Thanksgiving yesterday! I had family in town, including my niece and brother-in-law. Steve, the bro-in-law in question, has a kind of genius for synthesizing down P.D. Eastman books to their most essential lessons. He’s always objected to Are You My Mother? on the basis that this baby bird is [...]
Pictures of the Week: National Coalition Against Censorship Award Gala; National Book Award Ceremony
A variety of authors were celebrated this week at both the National Coalition Against Censorship Award Gala and the National Book Award Ceremony.
By William Alexander
Margaret K. McElderry Books (an imprint of Simon & Schuster)
On shelves now
I think it is time to declare the birth of the clockwork children’s novel. If you have been watching the literary trends over the last decade or so, you will note that amongst adults there has been [...]