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Source Title Author Date of Post
New York TimesIn a Lost Essay, a Glimpse of an Elusive Poet and Slave (Don Tate)Jennifer Schuessler9/26/2017
Fosters.comKittery author to launch new ‘Bruce’ book in PortsmouthJohn Breneman9/15/2017
Huffington PostHow “The Snowy Day” Became an Enduring Illustration of DiversityAbigail Cain9/12/2017
Romper. com10 Children's Books About Immigration & Refugees That Teach The Importance Of Cultural DiversityOlivia Hinebaugh7/1/2017
The Bookseller (Ireland)Chris Haughton wins CBI Book of the Year AwardNatasha Onwuemezi5/24/2017
Fine Books & CollectionsJuan Felipe Herrera Named Poet Laureate for Second Term4/14/2017
Public BooksRefugee Stories for Young ReadersPhilip Nel3/23/2017
(Ft. Worth) Star-TelegramMulticultural books are good reads year aroundDawn Guest2/22/2017
Sojourner magazine10 Children's Books That Celebrate Our Diverse WorldJulie Polter12/21/2016
The Baltimore SunGreat books to give kids this holiday season (Poem for Peter)Paula Willey12/9/2016
Richmond MagazineLocal Writer, National Attention (Meg Medina)Natalie Quinn10/10/2016
School Library Journal | Fuse 8 blogBeyond a Snowy Day: Out-of-Print African-American Children’s Book ClassicsElizabeth Bird8/8/2016
Publishers WeeklyKnopf Celebrates 25 Years of Faith Ringgold's 'Tar Beach'Sally Lodge5/24/2016
Tyler Morning TelegraphTen picture books that belong in every child's libraryAlyssa Rosenberg/ Washington Post5/23/2016
Examiner.comInterview w. picture book illustration Caldecott Honoree David Ezra SteinHenry Herz5/14/2016
Fine Books & CollectionsJuan Felipe Herrera Named Poet Laureate for Second Term4/14/2016
TeachingBooks.Net BlogBehind the Books: Considering Art and Freedom in Congo SquareR. Gregory Christie2/8/2016
ALAThe Coretta Scott King Awards1/1/2016
Publishers WeeklyQ & A with Pat Zietlow MillerSally Lodge11/12/2015
BerksMont News (PA)Fleetwood native Jonathan Bean recalls home-schooled childhood with his newest children’s bookFirefly Bookstore10/25/2015
Belfast TelegraphVideo: Shh! We Have A Plan, stage production by Cahoots NI arrives at the Lyric Theatre, Balfast.Kirsten Elder10/16/2015
Early Children Education DegreesThe Top 50 Books for Kids7/1/2015
School Library JournalKid Lit Still Mostly White, but Diversity Gaining GroundShelley Diaz2/19/2015
Time MagazineThe 100 Best Children's Books of All Time1/1/2015
Richmond MagazineChildhood from a Latino Lens (Meg Medina)Leslie McCrea9/23/2014
School Library JournalChildren’s Books: Still an All-White World?Kathleen T. Horning5/15/2014
School Library Journal blogWe Need Diverse Books . . . But Are We Willing to Discuss Them With Our Kids?Elizabeth Bird5/12/2014
New York TimesWhere Are the People of Color in Children’s Books?Walter Dean Myers3/15/2014
Jewish CurrentsMarch 11: Ezra Jack Keats3/10/2014
Business Insider23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An AdultMelissa Stanger3/6/2014
American ScientistFalling Through the ScreenAnna Lena Phillips11/1/2013
I Have to Sit Down (blog)Happy Birthday, Ezra Jack Keats!Simcha Fisher3/11/2013
Salisbury (NC) PostThe Caldecott Medal: Celebrating 75 Years of distinguished picture booksDara L. Cain2/24/2013
New York TimesSlow Down and Look at the PicturesDeborah Pope12/27/2012
NY1Book Recommendations For The Holiday SeasonShelley Goldberg11/29/2012
Time Out New York KidsThe 50 Best Books for KidsElizabeth Bird3/1/2012
New York ParentingThe Joy of Picture BooksDeborah Pope1/1/2011