January is a time to stay in and enjoy some books, cocoa, movies and blogs! MotherReader offers an opportunity to visit and read other Children's Literature blogs with Comment Challenge 2010. Sign up at her website and join the fun!
The Library of Congress announced today that we have a new National Ambassador for Young People's Literature. Congratulations to our friend Katherine! Come on in and celebrate with a one of her books. To see a full list of Paterson's works, visit her online library.
Non-Fiction contains more than science, history, biographies, jokes, facts and activities. The 398's are full of fairytales and folktales! It's a great place to find classic stories by Hans Christian Andersen or the Brothers Grimm. You can also find treasures from authors all over the world!
With so much technology it's easy to follow people around the world. You can follow them on their website, blog, facebook, twitter, flickr and so much more! Did you know before there was an internet, people would follow stories in books? A classic follow along story is Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson.
Since Harold's debut in 1955 other authors and illustrators continued the trend. More follow along stories include...