National Children’s Book Day in the Philippines

Congratulations to all those who celebrated the 30th National Children’s Book Day in the Philippines on July 16. Events continue throughout the month including the awarding of illustrator and writer prizes, forums about reading, children’s theatre, and a seminar on … Continue reading

Uma Krishnaswami Reads for Día

Throughout this month’s Díapalooza we’re showing brief videos of some of the Día Author and Illustrator Ambassadors reading aloud. They’ve created these videos especially for Díapalooza. Today Uma Krishnaswami reads from her new book Out of the Way! Out of … Continue reading

Apply Now for the USBBY Bridge to Understanding Award

The USBBY (United States Board on Books for Young People) Bridge to Understanding Award Committee seeks to identify and honor innovative programs that use children’s literature as a way to promote international understanding. Schools, libraries, scout troops, clubs and bookstores … Continue reading