Scholastic removes optional diverse book section after controversy

(TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA) -- Children’s book publisher Scholastic has reversed its decision to create a separate, optional section for its elementary school book fairs for titles written predominantly by and about people of color and LGBTQ people.Scholastic's initial decision to make some books optional came... Read More.

Scholastic criticized for optional diverse book section

(TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA) -- The decision by children’s book publisher Scholastic to create a separate, optional section for its elementary school book fairs for titles written predominantly by and about people of color and LGBTQ people is meeting resistance from groups that oppose book bans.The... Read More.

Maren Morris to release children’s book in 2024

Maren Morris has teamed up with her best friend and educator Karina Argow for a new children's picture book titled Addie Ant Goes on an Adventure. Arriving April 9, 2024, the book chronicles a little ant’s journey for independence while realizing when it's important to ask for help along the way.

Rush’s Geddy Lee announces North American book tour

Rush’s Geddy Lee is heading out on tour this fall but without his instruments.The Rock & Roll Hall of Famer just announced North American dates for My Effin’ Life In Conversation, which will have the rocker discussing his upcoming memoir, My Effin’ Life, due out November 13.The shows will... Read More.