Today, on Read Across America Day, we celebrate reading like a writer, and share more advice from children’s and YA authors. Previously on this blog, we shared a post with words of advice on writing from YA authors. To see the full author talk from which each excerpt is drawn, click on the links listed after […]
A celebration of reading aloud using images from the Library collections for World Read Aloud Day.
Jason Reynolds, the National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, shares his GRAB THE MIC newsletter for February.
Suggestions for engaging kids in a read-aloud of the book “Share Some Kindness, Bring Some Light” by Apryl Stott, led by Librarian of Congress Dr. Carla Hayden.
A post for Children’s Book Week about using WPA posters about reading as inspiration to create your own poster in celebration of books and of reading.
In this post, we feature a conversation from the 2020 National Book Festival, in which authors Judith Warner and Esther Wojcicki discuss parenthood. We also share some historical examples of parenting found in the Library of Congress’ online collections.