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Friday, February 05, 2016
Tuesday, November 03, 2015
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Here at NPR Books, we may be grown-ups, but every now and then we still enjoy channeling our inner 7-year-olds. And this week, we have the perfect excuse: Monday's Randolph Caldecott Medal announcement for picture book artistry. We've tried (and failed) to predict winners in the past, but ...
Wednesday, December 03, 2014
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Where'd the term "red tape" come from? Why are the Simpsons yellow? And is there a rhyme for orange? We address these pressing questions — and more — in a new look at your old friend Roy G. Biv. Find the answers here.
Monday, April 14, 2014
Monday, March 24, 2014
We made it to California! And if you're reading along, you, like us, are two-thirds of the way through John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl classic. So it's time again for us to gather and share our thoughts.
We'll get the ball rolling with some of our own observations, but first, a ...
Monday, March 03, 2014
Late last week, an email exchange between NPR Books' team members went something like this:
Camila: OH MY GOD PIGS EAT BABIES!?!?
Nicole: YUP. But then, later, people eat pigs. So, does that make them even?
Colin: I trust this isn't a spoiler. Ahem.
Tanya: SPOILERS PEOPLE.
Camila: Not ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Almost two decades after publishing his last Calvin & Hobbes comic strip, elusive cartoonist Bill Watterson is back — with a film poster. The documentary, Stripped, is a self-described "love letter to comic strips" that includes interviews with, among others, Jeff Keane of Family Circus, Richard Thompson of ...
Monday, February 17, 2014
John Steinbeck's Dust Bowl saga has been on required reading lists for decades, but somehow a lot of us at NPR Books have never read it. (We know! We know!) So when we realized the 75th anniversary was coming up on April 14, we thought: What better way ...
Sunday, January 26, 2014
On Monday, the 76th Randolph Caldecott Medal will go to the artist of the most distinguished American children's book of 2013. (Past winners include Make Way For Ducklings, Where The Wild Things Are and The Polar Express.) The Caldecott committee doesn't bother with nominees, but that doesn't mean we ...