Books

5 questions with The Serpent's Secret author Sayantani DasGupta

Guest Blogger  February 21st, 2018 

Guest post by Vaishali Nayak, associate marketing manager

It’s not every day a sixth-grader discovers she’s a princess…and an interdimensional demon-slayer...

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Meet Clem Hetherington in the Graphix Takeover

Emily Morrow  February 21st, 2018 

This week, our friends at Graphix Books introduced us to our new favorite heroine: Clem Hetherington. Every hour, @GraphixBooks shared a new scene from the graphic novel ...

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Remembering and reading children’s books as an adult

Guest Blogger  February 20th, 2018 

Our blogger moved to a new apartment...and unpacked her bookshelf first! Read more about the books she loved revisiting. 

Start reading Melowy: Dreams Come True

Emily Morrow  February 20th, 2018 

Start reading the first book in the Melowy series, the story of the magical land of Aura and the beautiful pegasuses who live there!

Q&A with bestselling animal fantasy authors Inbali Iserles and Kathryn Lasky!

Brooke Shearouse  February 20th, 2018 

Today on OOM we're talking with Inbali Iserles, the author of The Mage (Foxcraft, Book 3) (ages 8–12), and with Kathryn Lasky, author of The Quest of the Cubs (Bears of...

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Live from the 2018 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show: A Kid Reporter goes behind-the-scenes!

Stephanie Agresti  February 16th, 2018 

Over 2,882 dogs and their handlers gathered at New York City’s Madison Garden this week where Scholastic News Kid Reporter Amelia Poor...

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A very sweet Graphix takeover

Gina Asprocolas  February 15th, 2018 
For Valentine's Day, our friends at Graphix shared some of the sweeter moments from their various titles on Twitter with a #LoveGraphix takeover!

Read an excerpt from You're Bacon Me Crazy by Suzanne Nelson

Guest Blogger  February 12th, 2018 

Guest post by Vaishali Nayak, Associate Marketing Manager

Love comes in all flavors…even bacon. This February, we’re celebrating Valentine’s Day with some...

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Happy Library Lover's Month!

Nicole Ortiz  February 9th, 2018 

It should come as no surprise that Scholastic is filled with library lovers. Here are some of our favorite library memories!

We're Wishing for "Pugs and Kisses"—read an excerpt!

Guest Blogger  February 9th, 2018 

Start reading an excerpt of Pugs and Kisses by J.J. Howard.

On the podcast: Marley Dias and Princess Truly

Emily Morrow  February 8th, 2018 

Scholastic Reads podcast episode #57: Marley Dias Gets It Done...and Princess Truly, Too!

We took classrooms on a virtual field trip to the Museum of the American Revolution

Emily Morrow  February 8th, 2018 

This week, we released a brand new virtual field trip that allowed classrooms around the country to travel to Philadelphia, PA, and tour the Museum of the American...

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Throwback Thursday: Winter sports

Gina Asprocolas  February 8th, 2018 

It snowed in New York City this week and Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow. Winter's sticking around, so is it any surprise we have winter sports on our minds?

#AlwaysSweepstakes: Remembering Harry Potter over the years

Guest Blogger  February 7th, 2018 
How well-loved are your copies of Harry Potter? We asked fans on social media to share their photos with us.

Why we’re book nerds at heart

I Read YA  February 7th, 2018 

We heart YA! Just in time for Valentine's Day, share what YOU love about YA books with us using #LoveYourShelf on Twitter and Instagram!

More Klutz fun coming your way!

Morgan Baden  February 7th, 2018 

Next weekend, toy creators and play professionals are gathering for Toy Fair 2018, the biggest (and most fun!) toy exhibit in the country, and we're so excited to announce...

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Scholastic Book Clubs flyer reveal: Top picks for February

Michael Barrett  February 7th, 2018 

Check out the Book Boys' top picks for Black History Month, Valentine's Day and more. Be sure to also check out this month's classroom contests.

Career Corner: A February Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  February 6th, 2018 

This month, we have some new job postings highlighted as part of our regular "Career Corner" series. Perhaps you'd be the right fit for one!

Read an excerpt of Dragon Masters #9: Chill of the Ice Dragon

Emily Morrow  February 5th, 2018 

Start reading the ninth book in the Dragon Masters series by Tracey West, part of our Branches line of early chapter books!

A collection of cover reveals!

Gina Asprocolas  February 5th, 2018 

On Friday, our friends at I read YA shared a first look at six titles releasing this fall with some epic cover reveals! 

Celebrate National Black History Month with books & more!

Loribelle Lapaix  February 2nd, 2018 

On Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I was excited to hear what my five-year-old niece and four-year-old nephew learned in school. When I asked them what they learned about...

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Sweet board books for Valentine's Day & a giveaway!

Guest Blogger  February 2nd, 2018 

Some behind-the-scenes facts about these titles and learn how you can win a bundle of all six! 

World Read Aloud Day 2018 - a peek at social media moments

Josephine Djonovic  February 2nd, 2018 

On February 1, LitWorld and Scholastic teamed up to host World Read Aloud Day (WRAD) – an advocacy day that calls attention to the importance of reading...

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Coming this fall: Scholastic Focus, a new narrative nonfiction imprint

Julia Graeper  February 2nd, 2018 

For middle-grade and young adult readers.

13 books Scholastic employees love to read aloud

Emily Morrow  February 1st, 2018 

This week, we're celebrating World Read Aloud Day, a holiday dedicated to the joy and power of reading aloud! To help us get in the spirit, we asked our Scholastic...

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