News to Wake Your Brain Cells, March 6


7 awe-inspiring children’s books to celebrate Women’s History Month – NBC News

10 nonfiction children’s books that humanize mathematics – KQED

11 book series from your childhood you may not have realized are still releasing books – Mental Flossj

21 fascinating and fun bilingual children’s books – Book Riot

2020 books by Newbery winners – 100 Scope Notes

Betsy Byars, author of ‘The Summer of the Swans’ and other children’s classics, dies at 91 – Washington Post

Children are reading less than ever before, research reveals – The Guardian

How a classic children’s book got hijacked by the culture wars – Slate

How I managed to raise a little bookworm in the age of smartphones and tablets – The Guardian

How Ramona Quimby taught a generation of girls to embrace brashness – LitHub

Q & A with Linda Sue Park – Publishers Weekly

Sydney Smith, Ashleigh Corrin Win 2020 Ezra Jack Keats Awards – School Library Journal

Tears at bedtime: are children’s books on environment causing climate anxiety? – The Guardian


Libraries could preserve ebooks forever, but greedy publishers won’t let them – Gizmodo

This beautiful modern library is for fans of shiny things – Daily Beast