Recently Posted:
  • Industry News

    National Book Award Finalist's Medal and Its Traveling Woes

    Ali Benjamin – author of the National Book Award finalist The Thing About Jellyfish (Little, Brown, Sept.) – was recently separated from her finalist medal.

  • Industry News

    Current Representations of American Indians in Children's Publishing

    November is Native American Heritage month, which offers a timely reason to take a look at the status of representation of American Indians in children's literature.

  • Book News

    HMH Rolls Out 'Polar Express 30th Anniversary Edition'

    Chris Van Allsburg’s 'The Polar Express,' which has enchanted children and adults for three decades, has a fresh new look on bookstore shelves this holiday season.

  • Authors

    YA Debut Gets Six-Figure Deal, Sold to 16 Territories and Jerry Bruckheimer

    A six-figure deal for North American rights to 'The Cruelty' is the latest in a string of good things that have happened to Scott Bergstrom's debut novel in just the past month.

  • Authors

    Four Questions for Lauren A. Mills

    In 'Minna's Patchwork Coat,' an illustrated middle-grade novel out this month, Lauren A. Mills delves deeper into the life of Minna, the Appalachian girl introduced her 1991 picture book, 'The Rag Coat.'

  • Industry News

    Authors Rally 'Round Ninja Day

    A band of children's authors with recently published ninja-themed books have joined forces to organize Ninja Day Story Time, to encourage booksellers, librarians, and young ninja devotees to celebrate the occasion.

  • Book News

    Numeroff, Munsinger, and Cleverkick Team Up for New Series

    "I've always wanted to publish a story about a service dog," said Laura Numeroff, who can now check off that box on her career wish list.

  • Industry News

    Come Join Us on December 2!

  • Industry News

    In Brief: November 24, 2015

    This week: an author event draws a "marvelous" crowd; a teachers' convention provides the perfect photo op; the founder of a publishing house is rewarded for her ingenuity; a decorative book launch includes cats and petit fours; and two authors and friends celebrate their books in tandem.

  • Industry News

    Hot Off the Presses: Week of November 30, 2015

    Hitting bookshelves next week are a wordless book about a lonely child and her mystical friends; a middle grade novel that melds mystery, ghosts, and magic; and the conclusion to a science fiction YA series in which teens battle a galactic corporation.

Tales from the Slush Pile
"Tales from the Slush Pile" is an original comic that follows the trials and tribulations of a children's book writer and his friends. Click through to see all previous Slush Pile comic strips.
Global Kids Connect Conference
Join PW, Bologna Children's Book Fair and some of children's publishing's most innovative minds on December 2, 2015 for Global Kids Connect. Learn More.
PW KidsCast: A Conversation with Aija Mayrock
Aija Mayrock talks about ‘The Survival Guide to Bullying,’ which draws from the author’s own experiences as she offers tips and tactics for children and teens who are being bullied.
PW Children's Bookshelf Archive
Read past issues of Bookshelf right in your browser. more...
Sign up for our Children's Bookshelf newsletter!
Stay ahead with
Tip Sheet!
Free newsletter: the hottest new books, features and more
Email Address


Log In Lost Password

PW has integrated its print and digital subscriptions, offering exciting new benefits to subscribers, who are now entitled to both the print edition and the digital editions of PW (online or via our app). For instructions on how to set up your accout for digital access, click here. For more information, click here.

The part of the site you are trying to access is now available to subscribers only. Subscribers: to set up your digital subscription with the new system (if you have not done so already), click here. To subscribe, click here.

Email with questions.

Not Registered? Click here.