Announcements Share AnnouncementThe Snowy Day ForeverPosted 9/22/2017The U.S. Postal Service has issued a set of four stamps in honor of The Snowy Day. The stamps, which feature favorite scenes of Peter playing in the snow, debut October 4. Order now at usps.com/shop! EJK BookmakingNYC Bookmaking Kick-offPosted 9/22/2017Sign up now for the 2018 EJK Bookmaking Competition and prepare to be amazed at what your students can do! Plus, browse through the outstanding books of past competitions here. EJK Mini-GrantsMini-Grant, Go!Posted 9/22/2017The 2018 Mini-Grant application and guidelines are live on our website! From now until March 31, it’s time to turn your best ideas into a great program. Featured BookWhat a Trip!Posted 9/21/2017Take off with Louie when his diorama comes to life in Ezra’s Halloween fantasy, The Trip. And don’t miss our high-flying video! AnnouncementBullseye on BullyingPosted 9/21/2017October is National Bullying Prevention Month. We’ve found some sites that offer strategies and solutions. AnnouncementProgram NotesPosted 9/5/2017The 2018 EJK Mini-Grant application is coming shortly. We’ll keep you posted! AnnouncementCollect These Stamps!Posted 9/5/2017The Snowy Day winter stamp series debuts at your local post office on October 4. Read all about it in the L.A. Times! AnnouncementEJK Summer Story HourPosted 6/6/2017Every Saturday in July and August at 2 p.m., storyteller Tammy Hall spins enchanting tales at the Peter and Willie statue in Prospect Park. It’s an NYC family tradition! EJK BookmakingSeason FinalePosted 6/5/2017Bookmaking winners were honored in four cities this year, the latest being NYC, where the awards were held on May 19. Click through for all the highlights, from candid shots to catalogue. AnnouncementPeter's an Emmy® Winner!Posted 5/5/2017The Snowy Day special earned two Daytime Emmys—Outstanding Preschool Children’s Animated Program, and Music Direction and Composition! EJK Mini-GrantsMini-Grant Winners AnnouncedPosted 5/5/2017See who won an EJK Mini-Grant this year—and what sort of programs they proposed! EJK Book AwardBook Award HighlightsPosted 5/5/2017Deborah Pope reports on celebrating “the spirit of Keats” at the EJK Book Award at USM. EJK BookmakingCongrats, Bookmakers!Posted 5/5/2017First, there was Baltimore’s Bookmaking Awards, on May 6. Then NYC’s on May 19, with books on display until May 26 at Brooklyn Public Library. AnnouncementPeter's a TV Star!Posted 4/5/2017The Snowy Day, Amazon’s holiday special, has been nominated for five Daytime Emmys, including Outstanding Preschool Children’s Animated Program! The awards will be held on April 28 and 30. EJK Book AwardGreetings from HattiesburgPosted 4/5/2017We’re honoring our 2017 winners at the EJK Book Award ceremony. Check back soon for highlights. EJK BookmakingBookmaking by the BayPosted 4/5/2017San Francisco’s fifth-annual EJK Bookmaking Awards are taking place on April 9. Can’t wait to see the winning books! EJK Book AwardThe EJK InterviewsPosted 3/9/2017We asked Micha Archer and Jeri Watts who inspired them, how they approach their work, and what it felt like to win the EJK Book Award. EJK Book Award2017 EJK Book Award Winners AnnouncedPosted 3/3/2017Congratulations to Jeri Watts, New Writer for A Piece of Home, and Micha Archer, New Illustrator for Daniel Finds a Poem, for taking top honors this year! Read more about Jeri and Micha, and the new Honor Books. EJK BookmakingIt's Bookmaking SeasonPosted 3/2/2017The award ceremonies kick off in Atlanta, where the first-year winners are celebrated on March 4. Check back to see their books! EventA Tribute to Ezra at the 92nd St. YPosted 3/2/2017Join us in New York for this free event! Andrea Davis Pinkney talks about writing and reads from A Poem for Peter, on March 13. Featured BookPeter's Chair Turns 50!Posted 3/2/2017This Keats classic never gets old. If you ever resented a little brother or sister or thought of running away, Ezra reminds you that you’re in good company. AnnouncementFind Us on FacebookPosted 2/7/2017That’s where we’ll be exploring African-American history, and more. Check us out—and like us! Recommended Reading10 Diverse Books To Look ForPosted 2/7/2017These picture books from 2016 feature diverse families and friends, with love and without comment. The Snowy DayJanuary Is Snowy Day Month!Posted 1/3/2017Our celebration is enriched by two amazing tributes: Amazon’s holiday special and Andrea Davis Pinkney’s A Poem for Peter. Plus, web features, festivities and a new YouTube playlist. EJK Mini-GrantsA $500 Mini-Grant & YouPosted 1/3/2017Are you dreaming up a creative program for your school or library? Would you like the funds to make it a reality? Apply for an EJK Mini-Grant! The deadline is March 31. Go for it!