Happy first day of fall!
On Mondays, children's book author Anastasia Suen rounds up posts about nonfiction for children at Picture Book of the Day. I'm submitting the Chicken Spaghetti entry "On the Books, with Elisha Cooper."
Fairrosa's Reading Journal looks at the old picture book The Five Chinese Brothers.
"(stet:)" at Quiet Bubble. On being an editor.
Also at The New Yorker, John Updike on William Maxwell.
"'The Daughter of a Noble House Dressed for a Fancy-Ball,'" at Anecdotal Evidence. On trees. And poetry.
The September Carnival of Children's Literature is up at Jenny's Wonderland of Books.