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Book Riot’s Children’s Deals of the Day for April 12, 2023

The best children's book deals of the day, curated for you by Book Riot.

8 Things You May Not Know About Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

MRS. FRISBY AND THE RATS OF NIMH inspired one of the greatest animated movies ever. Here are more interesting things to know about the book.

Middle Grade Fantasy That’s Not Based on Christian Mythology

These immersive middle-grade fantasy novels aren’t rooted in Christian mythology, drawing from a variety of different cultures and religions.

9 Essential YA Nonfiction Books About Black History

These books about Black history, including Stamped: Racism, Anti-racism, and You by Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi, are written to be accessible to teens and introduce essential information about the history of the USA.


Test your memory of E.L. Konigsburg's acclaimed kidlit title FROM THE MIXED-UP FILES OF MRS. BASIL E. FRANKWEILER with this quiz!

Reading Pathways: E.L. Konigsburg

You may know E.L. Konigsburg's work FROM THE MIXED-UP FILES OF MRS. BASIL E. FRANKWEILER. Now, get to know some of her other stellar titles.

12 Of The Best New Children’s Books Out February 2023

These new February children's book releases includes new books by Dan Santat, Grace Lin, and more, plus a super hero pancake and boba tea. Start off with Not an Easy Win by Chrystal D. Giles.

Here are the 2023 Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz Award Winners

The American Library Association has announced the 2023 winners of the Youth Media Awards, including the Newbery, Caldecott, and Printz.

12 Transitional Chapter Books

Find the best transitional chapter books for readers who want to explore longer forms of writing. Start with Happy Paws by Vicky Fang, Illustrated by Christine Nishiyama.

The Worst-Rated Book-to-Movie Adaptations, According to Rotten Tomatoes

Here are the ten worst book-to-movie adaptations ever made, according to Rotten Tomatoes ratings, from a 44% approval rating to a measly 13%.