The children’s book market has grown 44% in the last decade. Why? Because, as Nielsen’s Children’s Book Summit detailed, kids and teens still read — a lot.
Philippa Gregory has signed a world rights agreement with Simon and Schuster to publish four young adult historical romance titles
A senior Russian Orthodox official insists that novels by Vladimir Nabokov and Gabriel Garcia Marquez should be banned from Russia’s high schools.
UpRise Books Project is on a mission to get banned and challenged books directly into the hands of underprivileged middle school and high school students.
The number of teen and YA publishing sites has proliferated in the past year. Here we survey the scene, looking at what works and why.
My generation played role playing games; today’s kids play video games. It’s the obsession with story that turns someone into a reader.
By Mike Springer If Shannon Fitzgerald had to choose one word to describe what today’s young people expect from media content, it would be: Authenticity. “They are so smart and so savvy,” says Fitzgerald, the new Vice President of Series Development at MTV. “They sniff out BS really quickly now.” In her view, young people feel empowered by social media …