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Paying Homage To Little Golden Books

Posted 04.11.2014 | Books

The following is an excerpt from The Art of Disney's Golden Books [Disney Editions, $35.00], in which a number of art directors behind contemporary an...

This Is What Children's Books Looked Like In The 1800s, And It's Super Fascinating

Posted 12.17.2013 | Books

As a holiday gift to history buffs, or really anyone interested in anything, The British Library has uploaded one million images to Flickr. They're al...

Here's What Your Favorite Children's Book Series Says About You

Posted 01.23.2014 | Books

As Ralph Waldo Emerson once (more or less) said, "you are what you read, you guys." If the books we read shape our character, the books we read when w...

REVEALED: The Secret Behind Jonathan Adler's Brilliance

Posted 08.29.2013 | HuffPost Home

If you were ever curious where designer Jonathan Adler got his child-like imagination, you can thank one Miss Piggy. In a list by Designers & Book...

Speak Up With Jimmy: Randi Zuckerberg, Part 3 (VIDEO)

Jimmy Nguyen | Posted 08.11.2013 | Parents
Jimmy Nguyen

How do you raise children in the digital age? In part three of my interview with her, Randi Zuckerberg talks about parenting issues in an era where technology is so accessible to kids. She also discusses the children's book she is writing.

WATCH: Children's Author Gives Powerful TED Talk

Posted 03.13.2013 | Books

Jarrett J. Krosoczka is a children's book author and illustrator who created the Lunch Lady series of graphic novels - and he has a powerful story of ...

Tyler Kingkade

Recent Grad Turns Her Struggle To Find Work Into Children's Book

HuffingtonPost.com | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.03.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Christina Mercado didn't have any luck finding work after she graduated from Georgetown University with a master's in business administrat...

9 Kate-Related Garbage Pail Kid Cards

Kate Torgovnick | Posted 06.13.2012 | Books
Kate Torgovnick

Art Spiegelman, the man behind the graphic novel Maus, was a member of the team that made the cards. So he was a natural to write the introduction for a new book, called simply Garbage Pail Kids.

Disturbing New Children's Book 'Maggie Goes On A Diet' Encourages Young Girls To Diet

Laura Stampler | Posted 10.19.2011 | Parents
Laura Stampler

A chubby young girl with Pippi Longstocking braids stands in front of the mirror holding up a too-small pink dress and sees a different version of herself. Her mirror image is thin. It's the cover of a (disturbing) new children's book.

Anita Silvey's Book-A-Day Almanac

Monica Edinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Monica Edinger

I always stress the classics because I don't want children to miss them. But I am keeping my eye out for great titles of the last twenty years.

Cori Paul, Artbox Alley: 27 Million And Counting

The Huffington Post/AOL Small Business | Lauren Drell | Posted 07.28.2011 | Small Business

Starting your own business is a noble -- not to mention exciting, rewarding and often crazy -- undertaking. The experience is an adventure, to say the...

Failing Bookstore Bought By Two Best Friends

Dispatch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

After years of buying books at Narnia Children's Books in Richmond's Museum District, best friends Jill Stefanovich and Jenesse Evertson have bought t...

'Beautiful Oops'

Barney Saltzberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Barney Saltzberg

I tore a piece of paper and realized I could turn it into the mouth of an alligator. When I saw that, I decided I could have fun in my studio, playing with smears, smudges, drips, holes and whatever else I could think of.

Tea Party Coloring Book Prompts Death Threats

myfoxla.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The publisher behind a coloring book for children that espouses the beliefs of the Tea Party says he has received death threats over its publication, ...

Mo Willems, Dan Yaccarino, Dan Santat And 13 Other Illustrators Give 'Eyewitness Reports' Of A Fictional Event (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"Eyewitness Reports" is a charity auction of 37 pieces of original art by some of the best children's book artists today. The auction proceeds will be...

Tolkien And Dickens Together At Last: Match Made In Childen's Fantasy Heaven?

guardian.co.uk | Alison Flood | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It is a match made in publicists' heaven: the grandson of JRR Tolkien and the great-great grandson of Charles Dickens have collaborated for the first ...

The Spirit of Words: Building Children's Books

Rebecca Serle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Rebecca Serle

what I'd like to talk about here is a discussion the panelists had on spirit verses word accuracy in children's books. Let me explain.

Wild Things Is Where the Entertainment Isn't

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Where the Wild Things Are sounds like a fun film for the kids and an emotional one for adults, but it isn't. The film is much too scary for younger children and much too boring for older ones.

Friday Talking Points [43] -- And The Gold Medal For Snarkiness Goes To...

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

I don't usually comment on sports, so take anything I say with a grain of salt. I'm no professional sports guy, nor do I play one on the web. But I h...

Childless Steve Martin Pens A Children's Book

Associated Press | Hillel Italie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The trend seems as plain as the nose on your child's face, or an arrow through your head. There's Madonna, Billy Crystal and Jamie Lee Curtis. And Jer...