Here are some of my top news stories for the week:
Can picture books meet the crisis in children’s mental health?
Classic, Award-Winning, Popular Books with Racist, Biased Depictions of Indigenous People
Judy Blume Has Finally Sold the Movie Rights to Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret
Mama Bear knows best: The enduring problem with children’s picture books
Advocacy and the Power of Narrative | American Libraries Magazine
Anti-Tax Fervor Closed Their Libraries. Now Residents Are Trying to Go It Alone.
Why can’t NC kids read? Another study shows Read To Achieve produced no gains.
Angie Thomas, The Author Of “The Hate U Give,” Has A Message For Young People
What’s the one book all young Canadians should read? 12 teens share their picks | CBC Books