June 19, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

NYPL Censorship Salon Focuses on Self-Censorship, Book Rating Trend

Participants in a New York Public Library Children’s Literature Salon discussed pressing censorship issues, from self-censorship by authors and librarians to schools that rate titles for appropriateness, and the chilling impact a challenge can have on a book.

Interview: Coville, Levy on Co-Writing New “Amber Brown’

SLJ talks to writers Bruce Coville and Elizabeth Levy, coauthors of Amber Brown Is Tickled Pink (Putnam, 2012), a tribute to their dear friend and “Amber Brown” creator, Paula Danziger, who passed away in 2004.