April 20, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

‘Til We Meet Again: New Series Installments for Intermediate Readers │ JLG’s Booktalks to Go

Children in second through fourth grades often exhaust a complete series in a matter of weeks. Check out the following chapter books selected by the editors at Junior Library Guild that feature characters undergoing the same hijinks and adventures as their young readers.

The Girl and the Squirrel: Kid Lit Author Kate DiCamillo on ‘Flora & Ulysses’

Ahead of our exclusive webcast with kid lit authors Kate DiCamillo and Jon Scieszka on October 21—during which they will discuss her latest book, Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures, and the importance of humor in children’s literature—we asked DiCamillo to field a few humorous warm-up questions.