From Brightly: Books That Introduce Children to Different Holiday Cultures and Traditions
From Brightly: Roald Dahl’s Imaginormous Challenge Celebrates Pure Imagination an interesting writing contest for 9-12-year-olds!
From SLJ (and PW and... well, everybody is talking about it!): HarperCollins To Launch Native-Focused Imprint - with Cynthia Leitich Smith!
From The Guardian: Author hits back after library removes LGBT picture book from shelves ‘Gay adults grew up reading straight romances,’ says writer Daniel Haack after US library withdraws Prince & Knight from shelves I emailed the library. Will you?
From Entertainment Weekly: A timeline of 2019’s 5 biggest YA controversies
From BOOKish: Badass YA Heroines You’d Want at Your Side When Entering a Haunted Forest
From BuzzFeed: 15 YA Book Adaptions Coming To Screens In 2020
From Time: The Best Kids and YA Books of 2019
From The Conversation: Humour, justice, belonging, danger, and wonder: 5 story senses and the art of writing for children
From SCBWI British Isles: Writers' Minds: Sarah McIntyre
THE ILLUSTRATORS' TREEHOUSE NEWS
This week's illustrator interview was with Koren Shadmi for THE TWIGHLIGHT MAN
From Twitter: Me cooking the food I bought with all the 'Exposure' I got from working for free
From SCBWI British Isles: ILLUSTRATION KNOWHOW Interrogating the Text
From The Art Room Plant: The Art of Violeta Dabija (I interviewed Violeta HERE.) Also: The Art of Ali Boozari
From The Good News Network: With Only 4% of Their Works by Women Artists, Museum Resolves to Only Buy Female-Made Art for One Year and How Meditation Can Help You Make Fewer Mistakes
From Dr. Canning: Feeling Like an Imposter: The Effect of Perceived Classroom Competition on the Daily Psychological Experiences of First-Generation College Students
From Muddy Colors: HOW TO PROFESSIONALLY PHOTOGRAPH YOUR ARTWORK FOR LESS THAN $300 and Make it for the Portfolio, Not the Client and Fischers 10 Favorite 80s Metal Album Covers Also, Mental Models: The Soft Zones
From Muddy Colors: Artist of the Month: Charles Dana Gibson (Creator of 'The Gibson Girls')
From LifeHacker: How to Prioritize When Everything Is Important
From LifeHacker: Build Your Own Productivity Style by Remixing the Best
From NPR: Forgiving Student Debt Would Boost Economy
From EW: The Best Comics of the Decade
From The New Yorker: Kadir Nelson’s “Art Connoisseurs”
From PW: A Master Class in Intention (and Misdirection) with Jon Klassen
From CommArts: Write For Us - Communication Arts is actively seeking...
From The National Parks Foundation: Artist's Residency in Chaco Canyon
From MarketWatch: Political Cartoons That Got People Fired