April 19, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Best Education Picks of NYC International Toy Fair

SLJ selects standout toys for librarians and educators.

Preview: Fraggle Rock Classics, vol. 2

Take a trip down memory lane with this preview of the second volume of Fraggle Rock Classics. This volume completes the reprinting of the original comics, which were first published in 1985-86. Archaia Entertainment (which is now part of BOOM! Studios) has published two volumes of new Fraggle Rock stories (based on the Jim Henson […]

HarperCollins Stands By Berenstain Bears Chick-fil-A Promo

Activist groups are turning up the heat on HarperCollins—but the publisher isn’t bowing to pressure to sever ties with the anti-gay fast food chain Chick-fil-A.

Representatives from CREDO Action, SumofUs.org, and Faithful America on Tuesday delivered petitions signed by more than 80,000 people urging HarperCollins to pull several Berenstain Bears titles being distributed through a kids’ meal promotion that started this month.