SCIESZKA BODY DOUBLE OUT OF WORK; KATHERINE PATERSON NAMED NEW CHILDREN’S LIT AMBASSADOR
KIRKUS IS DEAD; LONG LIVE KIRKUS
Looks like the literary review journal may not be six feet under after all.
BLOGGERS ENCOURAGE COMMENTING AND LISTING
We all know that vampires are popular, but I didn’t realize that currently 40% of the best selling series are about blood-suckers. Take a look:
Jacket Whys put forth three of their favorite covers of 2009. Some eye-catching picks, to be sure.
It appears that book publishing industry site GalleyCat is getting in on the review game. Not clear if children’s lit will be included, but this could be interesting. Thanks to @SueGreenbergPR for the tip.
Did you know they made a Where the Wild Things Are video game? I did not. Bonus points if you can guess what Max’s special power is.