SLJ Blogs

Family Dynamics, New Friendships, and Political Intrigue: Distinguished Plots

Batman Adventures: Nightwing and Batgirl Return

New Books Alert: The latest in YA and MG fiction, nonfiction, and graphic novels

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#129)

Review of the Day: Sugar in Mild by Thrity Umrigar, ill. Khoa Le

Review of the Day: Sugar in Milk by Thrity Umrigar, ill. Khoa Le

Morgan’s Mumbles: Recent Impactful Performances, by Teen Contributor Morgan Randall

What Happens When You Write a Book From a Place of Anger with Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

RevolTeens: The Long Dark Winter of the Soul, by Christine Lively

The Heavy Medal Award Committee: a sneak preview (with a new twist)

Ramona and Her Art: An Interview with Anna Katz on A Compendium of Quimby Illustrations

Review: Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The Original Activists, a conversation between authors Rebecca Roberts and Lucinda Robb

Our 2021 Mock Caldecott Program

Join TLT as We Interview Kate Moore, author of The Radium Girls on Tuesday, October 27

Affirming Children’s Worthiness with I Am Every Good Thing

This Week’s Comics: Measuring Up to a Legacy

In My Mailbox: Questions I Get About Collection Diversity Audits

Thirteen Kids in Peril and One Grieving Young Woman: death, danger, and two of the year’s best nonfiction titles

Your Fall Newbery/Caldecott 2021 ‘Hey, Keep an Eye Out’ Lists

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: The Tailypo by Joanna Galdone, ill. Paul Galdone


100 Scope Notes

Travis Jonker

A Fuse #8 Production

Elizabeth Bird

Good Comics for Kids

Brigid Alverson, Robin Brenner, Lori Henderson, Esther Keller, Michael May, J. Caleb Mozzocco, Mike Pawuk, Scott Robins, & Eva Volin

Heavy Medal: A Mock Newbery Blog

Steven Engelfried, Sharon McKellar, & Roxanne Hsu Feldman

Neverending Search

Joyce Valenza

Teen Librarian Toolbox

Karen Jensen, Heather Booth, Robin Willis, & Amanda MacGregor

The Classroom Bookshelf

Mary Ann Cappiello, Erika Thulin Dawes, Grace Enriquez, & Katie Cunningham

The Yarn

Travis Jonker & Colby Sharp


8 Star Wars Series You Don't Want To Miss | Mondo Manga

Brigid Alverson

Missed the SLJ Summit? You Can Access the Full Program on Demand.

Kara Yorio

Scholastic Book Fairs Returns with Safety Protocols. Schools Closed? There are Drive-Through and Virtual Options.

SLJ staff

James McBride, Tommy Orange Weigh in on the Classics | SLJ Summit

Kara Yorio

RevolTeens: The Long Dark Winter of the Soul, by Christine Lively

Karen Jensen, TLT


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