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Attention Unpublished, Underrepresented Women Writers: Apply To LitUp!

Calling all diverse women writers! LitUp, a writer’s fellowship from Reese’s Book Club and We Need Diverse Books, is accepting applications.

8 Middle Grade Books With Latinx Characters

From a memoir about a rocket scientist to an emigration story, here's a list of great middle grade books that feature Latinx main characters.

Dear Netflix, Please Adapt These LGBTQ+ Books

We’re asking Netflix to adapt these excellent recent LGBTQ+ books, including Real Life by Brandon Taylor.

Top Streaming Movies and Shows Based on Children’s Books

As we (hopefully) head into the end of the pandemic, here are some streaming adaptations of children's books for your kids to enjoy.

Are Comics for Kids or Aren’t They?

Are comics for kids? Generalizations and stereotypes about comics and their readers persist, and we're breaking down a common question.

Fund These Classroom Libraries to Show Teachers Some Appreciation!

For Teacher Appreciation Week, help fund these classroom library and literacy projects in deserving classrooms!

The Current State of Disability Representation in Children’s Books

This analysis looks at disability representation in children's books and what needs to change in the industry to make it more inclusive.

How Inclusive Is That Diverse Book Cover, Though?

As more and more books for middle grade and YA readers showcase ensemble casts, why do they lack visible disability representation?

The Future of The Ripped Bodice Diversity Report

The Ripped Bodice's State of Racial Diversity in Romance Report has faced criticism for lack of transparency in its methods. What's next?

Picture Books Are the Best Way to Learn Science: A Reading List

You’d be surprised how much even adults can learn about science from these fantastic nonfiction picture books, including Island: A Story of the Galapagos by Jason Chin.