Hoping you are all safe and healthy. Here’s some book news from this week.
Doodle with children’s book author and illustrator Mo Willems – Lifehacker
Josh Gad is reading children’s books for families quarantined by coronavirus – Checkersaga
Kid Lit authors organize virtual book festival for May – SLJ
Sandra Boynton’s children’s books have sold 70 million copies. With 7 short words, she just gave some amazing career and life advice – Inc.
Scholastic launches first digital book fest for this Friday – Publishers Weekly
Suck at home with kids? Amy Adams and other celebrities will read you a story – Los Angeles Times
Chicago shuts down, but its public libraries are open. Librarians want them closed. – ProPublica
De Blasio was ‘furious’ as library heads planned to close for coronovirus – Politico
Disney+’s Stargirl is a completely new experience from the book – Refinery 29