Does Scott ever get frustrated and feel like giving up? Yes, it happens, but the frustration lasts less than a second because what else is he going to do? Join the circus? Get shot out of a canon? Hear the rest of his answer at episode 93 of KIDS ASK SCOTT.
The Children’s Book Council and Every Child a Reader have announced the finalists for their 12th annual Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards, the only national books awards voted on entirely by children and teens. See the finalists and learn more about their books here . . .
Check out WWE Champion Daniel Bryan from on the Total Bellas TV Show reading Silly the Seed to children. Click here to see the fun.
Get ready for another season of wonderful children’s books. Click here for a sneak preview from Publisher’s Weekly on what to expect. This is a comprehensive list of books coming soon from just about every publisher you know, from picture books, to middle grade, and young adult. Enjoy!
Homer’s Odyssey, Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin . . . What separates these classics from all the others? The BBC asked experts from 35 countries to choose fictional stories they believed shaped or influenced history. The list of stories includes novels, poems, folk tales and dramas in 33 different languages, including Sumerian, K’iche and Ge’ez.…
Here it is: Publisher Weekly’s list of the best books published in 2018 for kids and teens. Award winners, readers’ favorites, the list is complete. However, if you don’t find your favorite read of the year on their site, let Octopus Ink know. We read all the best books of every year and will highlight…
Staffers at children’s publishing houses were asked about their favorite children’s or Young Adult book they read this year, and also what they loved about it. Of course, it couldn’t be a book that their company had published. Here are 22 books highly recommended!
Check out the best 2018 YA titles according to BuzzFeed Books. The books are ordered by their release date. You will find The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo on the list, which is the National Book Award Winner for 2018. Enjoy!
8-year-old Jake wants to know if Scott ever get frustrated while writing. Does he? Scott discusses his cat, writing himself into corners, and playing basketball. How does this all fit into getting frustrated, find out at episode 81 of KIDS ASK SCOTT.