Children’s Books
S.J. Dahlstrom

Storyteller essentials: Q&A with John R. Erickson

Children’s Books of the Year | To tell a good tale, you need to do more than just write
by Marvin Olasky
Posted 4/29/16, 01:00 am

Long before selling millions of copies of Hank the Cowdog books, author John R. Erickson collected hundreds of rejection slips. Here are some of his thoughts about writing.

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Heads and tails

Children's Books | Animal stories for ages 9-12
by Janie B. Cheaney
Posted 4/29/16, 01:00 am


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The past and its sins

Children’s Books of the Year | Controversy over author G.A. Henty raises the question: How should we teach history?
by Michael T. Hamilton
Posted 4/29/16, 01:00 am

In a Christian school classroom the day before their Gettysburg battlefield visit, students called out reasons North and South took up arms against each other: “To end slavery.” “To stop the South from seceding.” “To protect states’ rights.” Which of those loomed the largest?

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