There's a Volcano on My Bookshelf
Kids' Books in the New York Times 4.15.07

Friday Items of Interest, April 13th

The April edition of the Edge of the Forest, the online children's literature publication, is up. You'll also find a guide to Erin Hunter's "Warriors" series,  interviews with authors Grace Lin and Carrie Jones, and more, including the Kid Picks column that I wrote this month.

An early spring Field Day, a nature carnival devoted to learning with children, is happening right now at By Sun and Candlelight.

The roundup for Poetry Friday can be found at A Chair, A Fireplace and A Tea Cozy today.

At Read Roger, Horn Book editor Roger Sutton remembers Janet McDonald, who wrote Spellbound, Project Girl, and a number of other young-adult novels. McDonald, who grew up in the  Brooklyn projects, was an attorney in Paris.


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