For the December Carnival of Children's Literature, Jen Robinson—literacy maven, book reviewer, Ph. D.—has compiled kid-lit bloggers' favorite posts of the year. You'll find a grand collection of links to good reading over there. Jen Robinson's Book Page is celebrating its third anniversary. Congratulations, Jen!
Still looking for the ideal holiday present? (Answer to self: yes.) MotherReader has it covered: more than 100 ideas for book-gift combos. Thank you, MR, for the handy links, too.