Call for Manuscripts

The Journal of Children’s Literature has a “call for manuscripts” on “Exploring issues of social justice through children’s literature” for the Fall 2012 issue. Manuscripts are due Feb. 1 2012. Manuscripts are to be submitted to: Miriam Martinez, Jonda C. McNair…

Crossover Dreams: A Review of Dragon Chica

Reading Ann Angel’s review of Carlos Eire’s memoir Learning to Die in Miami—and then reading the book itself—got me thinking about the crossover genre, books originally published for adults that have found a wide audience of teens, or books published…

SHAUN TAN

  Courage, audacity, wonder – Treat your eyes to surrealistic images, your brain to ideas, and your heart, be ready to hold your heart. Three delights are waiting within the cover of one collection: LOST & FOUND THE RED TREE…