Children’s Books

Character lessons

Children's Books | Four middle-grade novels
by Mary Jackson
Posted 2/15/18, 02:49 pm

A Little Taste of Poison 

R.J. Anderson

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Mind builders

Children’s Books of the Year | A five-book selection of outstanding nonfiction
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 2/01/18, 04:04 pm

Our nonfiction selection committee chose five books published in 2017, in four categories: Real Lives, Real Adventure, Real Heart (a tie), and Science and Stewardship.

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Age of outrage

Children’s Books of the Year | Have diversity police created a culture of censorship?
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 2/01/18, 04:00 pm

In No Good Deed, a novel for and about teens, author Goldy Moldavsky offers a rare satiric view of political correctness through the eyes of a guileless youth attending a summer camp for social justice warriors. At Camp Save the World, campers identify themselves by their pet causes, such as Feed the Children, Feminism, Men’s Rights, and QUILTBAG.

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