Books

Dav Pilkey on CBS Sunday Morning

Morgan Baden  September 18th, 2017 

Captain Underpants has a new fan in the CBS Sunday Morning show!

In a weekend segment, Rita Braver from CBS sat down with Dav Pilkey to examine the phenomenon...

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Aimee Friedman and Liz Sczudlo discuss the "Sea Change" movie adaptation

Guest Blogger  September 15th, 2017 

Sea Change was released into the world in 2009, and now, television viewers can watch it on Lifetime!

Watch Kevin Sherry draw characters from "Remy Sneakers vs the Robo-Rats"

Morgan Baden  September 15th, 2017 

How does an illustrator draw? Watch Kevin Sherry, author/illustrator of such books as The Yeti Files and his newest, Remy Sneakers vs the Robo-Rats, as...

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Wild West Book Fair: Saddle Up and Read! #mybookfair

Josephine Djonovic  September 15th, 2017 

Schools all over the country are saddling up for the Fall 2017 theme: Wild West Book Fair! At this wild Book Fair, educators, students, and families are...

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Throwback Thursday: It comes 'full circle' with Scholastic Book Clubs

Michael Barrett  September 14th, 2017 

As a book lover, I faced a major conundrum: I never liked to read aloud in class or at home.

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing Valerie

Scholastic  September 13th, 2017 

Scholastic is known for our award-winning and bestselling books and entertainment, for our Book Clubs and Fairs, for the classroom magazines and teaching resources, and...

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6 questions with Whatever After author Sarah Mlynowski

Emily Morrow  September 13th, 2017 

The Whatever After series has an exciting new installment out this week: a special edition called Abby in Wonderland! We're...

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Groovy Joe: Dance Party Countdown is here, and we're celebrating with a groovy giveaway!

Brooke Shearouse  September 13th, 2017 

Groovy Joe: Dance Party Countdown—from Eric Litwin (the author of Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes), and Tom Lichtenheld (the illustrator of ...

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Celebrating September 12th book releases from Scholastic!

Brooke Shearouse  September 12th, 2017 

Today on OOM we’re celebrating some book birthdays for new releases from Scholastic, out today! Check out the list below of great reads for all ages, and let us...

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Career Corner: A September Roundup of Scholastic Jobs

Julia Graeper  September 11th, 2017 

This month we're highlighting Scholastic’s Technology Associate Program, designed to identify, train, and promote the next generation of leaders. 

#TechTalk with Scholastic: Introducing William

Scholastic  September 11th, 2017 

Scholastic is known for our award-winning and bestselling books and entertainment, for our Book Clubs and Fairs, for the classroom magazines and teaching resources, and...

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That's a wrap for the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge!

Gina Asprocolas  September 8th, 2017 

As of 3 pm ET today, the 2017 Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge has officially closed! We want to extend a big THANK YOU to all the happy campers who...

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Meet the author: Q&A with Allan Woodrow!

Brooke Shearouse  September 8th, 2017 

Author Allan Woodrow stopped by OOM today to tell us about his new middle grade book Unschooled, the activities he participated in growing up, and three things...

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Meet Victor Shmud and enter for a chance to win a piece of original art from Jim Benton

Emily Morrow  September 7th, 2017  Comments • 5

Jim Benton, the author of the Dear Dumb Diary series is back with a hilarious new series, and we are so excited to debut the book trailer!

Peter Sís shares his artwork live, plus a giveaway!

Emily Morrow  September 7th, 2017  Comments • 8

The award-winning author and artist Peter Sís stopped by the Scholastic offices today and sat down to walk us through some of the inspiration behind his forthcoming...

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ICMYI: Discover Back to School Favorites with the Book Boys!

Guest Blogger  September 7th, 2017 

Welcome back to school!

The Book Boys were back in action today on Facebook Live, where they shared their favorite picks from the September flyers. In case you...

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James Patterson & Scholastic Book Clubs help build 3,500 classroom libraries

Michael Barrett  September 7th, 2017 

Scholastic research classroom libraries across the country only have half the recommended amount of books per classroom, and are often funded by teachers themselves.

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: 5 Questions with Natasha Tarpley author of The Harlem Charade

Brooke Shearouse  September 6th, 2017 

#WeHaveDiverseBooks: 5 Questions is a spotlight on OOM dedicated to exploring Scholastic’s amazing distinct voices. We’ll take a deep dive into the...

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Scholastic to Publish Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic

Julia Graeper  September 6th, 2017 

Scholastic announced today that Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic will be published in October 2017! The book will be a...

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Celebrate International Literacy Day with three ways to support reading at home

Alexandra Wladich  September 6th, 2017 

Today is International Literacy Day and in celebration of the day, Scholastic is calling attention to the global need to increase access to children’s books in the home...

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"Swing it, Sunny" takes over Twitter

Emily Morrow  September 5th, 2017 

Swing it, Sunny by Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm goes on sale on September 12, and to celebrate, the team behind @...

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Seat belts, everyone! Get ready for The Magic School Bus Rides Again

Emily Morrow  September 5th, 2017 

The Magic School Bus Rides Again will debut on Netflix on September 29!

Netflix just revealed the trailer, which features the brand new Ms. Frizzle (voiced by Kate...

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Book trailer debut: Hilde Cracks the Case

Emily Morrow  September 5th, 2017 

Nine-year old crime reporter, Hilde Lysiak, is starring in her very own early chapter book series — inspired by news stories Hilde wrote in real life — and we're so...

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Exclusive sneak peek of the Lego Ninjago Movie Junior Novel!

Brooke Shearouse  September 1st, 2017 

The LEGO Ninjago Movie is coming to theaters on September 22nd, but LEGO fans don’t have to wait to be a part of the action.

Our friends at LEGO are releasing a...

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Throwback Thursday: romance paperbacks

Gina Asprocolas  August 31st, 2017 

I'm getting this Throwback Thursday post in JUST under the wire. See, it's the last day of Read a Romance Month, and our summer Library interns came up with the idea of...

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