Entertainment Weekly is having a contest to decide the best YA novel of all time! Unfortunately, they don't quite seem to understand what YA is.
There's going to be a teenage Muslim girl superhero! Go Marvel! From The New York Times.
Publishers respond to Common Core. From PW.
10 of the creepiest children's books kids love. From babble.
Ender's Game and Orson Scott Card: a teachable moment. From SLJ.
So you want to right a gay young adult novel. From The Backlot
R.L. Stine on reviving Fear Street. From Vulture.
A conversation with Tomie dePaola. From PW.
Book to movie updates: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate Dicamillo will be coming from New Line, and Captain Underpants by Dav Pilkey will be coming from DreamWorks Animation.
Rebecca Stead is the first US author to win Guardian Kid Lit prize. From SLJ.