MotherReader plays host to the February Carnival of Children's Literature.
Kelly Fineman interviews Joyce Sidman at the Cybils site, and Wordswimmer's Bruce Black also chats with the award-winning poet. Our copy of Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow is on order. Is yours?
Two new blogs recently joined the kidlitosphere: Library Stew and Book Book Book. Welcome!
Do the canines in children's books need a quick trip to the ASPCA's spay/neuter clinic? The Gelflog provides some supporting evidence, with a laugh-out-loud headline. (Gelflog link via Maud Newton)
My blogging pals at A Year of Reading and Check It Out comment on the Higher Power of Lucky controversy.