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Apr 03, 2014, 08:30 ET

Random House Releases Video with Former SNL Castmember Ana Gasteyer and Bestselling Author Ann Brashares to Promote New Novel The Here and Now

The original queen of YA literature and author of the internationally bestselling Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series Ann Brashares is back on...

Oct 09, 2013, 14:35 ET
Reading Buddies Week is a celebration of reading, inspired by the Magic Tree House books and Mary Pope Osborne's commitment to supporting children's reading efforts. Visit MagicTreeHouse.com for more information about how children and families can get involved!  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books And Magic Tree House® Author And Child Literacy Advocate Mary Pope Osborne Launch Magic Tree House® Reading Buddies Week

Mary Pope Osborne (@MaryPopeOsborne), ardent advocate and supporter of children's literacy and bestselling author, will kick off the first annual...

Apr 25, 2013, 09:31 ET
Bella Thorne.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Acquires Young Adult Series AUTUMN FALLS By Teen Sensation Bella Thorne, Star Of Disney Channel's Original Series Shake It Up

 Random House Children's Books has acquired 15-year-old actress, dancer, and singer Bella Thorne's teen book series, AUTUMN FALLS, it was...

Apr 24, 2013, 06:30 ET
Jason Segel.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Acquires Middle-grade Book Series From Actor Jason Segel

Random House Children's Books has acquired NIGHTMARES!, an engaging new middle-grade fiction series from actor and multi-talented creative artist...

Feb 04, 2013, 09:30 ET
Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Dr. Seuss's The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins!  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Hats Off to Dr. Seuss! Campaign Launches In New York City With The Debut Of Dr. Seuss's Personal Hat Collection, A Partnership With Jeff Gordon Children's Foundation, And A Guinness World Records® Attempt

Random House Children's Books and Dr. Seuss Enterprises announced today the launch of the Hats Off to Dr. Seuss! (www.HatsOffDrSeuss.com) campaign...

Nov 15, 2012, 08:55 ET
Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) announces that Barbie(TM) Color, Sparkle and Style for iPad(R), its first original coloring and activity app with Mattel, is now available in the App Store(TM).  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Releases First Interactive Coloring & Activity Barbie™ App, Barbie™ Color, Sparkle And Style

Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) announces that Barbie™ Color, Sparkle and Style for iPad®, its first original...

May 31, 2012, 11:50 ET
Inspired by R.J. Palacio's debut novel, WONDER (Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers) | Join the conversation: #thewonderofwonderWONDER   (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Launches Choose Kind, An Anti-Bullying Campaign Inspired By Debut Novel WONDER

Random House Children's Books launches Choose Kind (ChooseKind.tumblr.com), a campaign to encourage students, educators, families, and readers of...

Apr 24, 2012, 08:55 ET
College scholarship program inspired by Dr. Seuss's Oh, the Places You'll Go! - the quintessential graduation gift - announces 2011-2012 winners!.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, Random House Children's Books, And Chase Art Companies Announce The Winner Of The Third-Annual Oh, The Places You'll Go! College Scholarship

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P., Random House Children's Books, and Chase Art Companies announce the winner of the third-annual Oh, the Places You'll...

Aug 25, 2011, 11:53 ET
Random House Children's Books Releases App Based on Little Golden Book Classic, THE POKY LITTLE PUPPY.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Launches the First in a Line of Apps Based on Beloved Little Golden Books Classics

Random House Children's Books (RandomHouse.com/kids) announced today that The Poky Little Puppy app, the first of more Little Golden Books apps to...

May 25, 2011, 16:04 ET

Back by Popular Demand, the Colorful Characters From Dr. Seuss's Beloved One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish Return to Help Celebrate World Oceans Day Worldwide

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, Random House Children's Books, The Ocean Project, and the Associations of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) have partnered again to...

May 02, 2011, 08:55 ET

Random House Children's Books and Dr. Seuss Enterprises Announce the Winner of the Second Annual Oh, The Places You'll Go! College Scholarship Program

Random House Children's Books and Dr. Seuss Enterprises have selected Tiffany Wu, from Downer's Grove, Illinois, a senior at Downer's Grove South...

Dec 20, 2010, 09:35 ET
Random House Children's Books Seeks 2011 Magic Tree House Educator of the Year.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Seeks the 2011 Magic Tree House Educator of the Year

Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) is pleased to announce the 7th annual Magic Tree House Educator of the Year Award. The...

Dec 15, 2010, 09:00 ET
Wild About Books for iPad; the new interactive storybook from Random House Children's Books.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books and Smashing Ideas Release First Book-Based Children's App for iPad

Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids), together with leading digital media agency Smashing Ideas, today announced that Wild...

Nov 10, 2010, 09:35 ET
New MagicTreeHouse.com Web site.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books Launches All-New MagicTreeHouse.com, the Official Web Site for the Bestselling Magic Tree House Series

Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) is thrilled to announce the launch of the all-new MagicTreeHouse.com, the online home for...

Aug 24, 2010, 14:21 ET

Random House Children's Books Publishes Its First-Ever Exclusive E-Book Original

For the first time in the publisher's history, today Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) is releasing an e-book original,...

Aug 17, 2010, 10:00 ET
Visit the all new Seussville.com!    (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

Random House Children's Books and Dr. Seuss Enterprises Launch an All-New Seussville.com, the Official Online Home of Dr. Seuss

Random House Children's Books together with Dr. Seuss Enterprises is thrilled to announce the launch of the all-new Seussville...

Aug 10, 2010, 11:25 ET

Random House Children's Books Publishes Its First Enhanced E-Book With the Release of the Movie Tie-In to Wendelin Van Draanen's Beloved FLIPPED

Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, is pleased to announce the publication of its first enhanced...

Jun 15, 2010, 11:55 ET
The Complete Magic Tree House Series Launches Today As Random House E-Books in North America.  (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)

The Complete Magic Tree House Series Launches Today as Random House e-Books in North America

Random House Children's Books (www.randomhouse.com/kids) is launching the complete Magic Tree House series in e-book today, making the entire...

Jun 02, 2010, 14:09 ET
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Celebrate 50 years of Dr. Seuss's One Fish, Two Fish & World Oceans Day! (PRNewsFoto/Random House Children's Books)[MO]
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 06/02/2010

50th Anniversary of Dr. Seuss's One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish to be Celebrated on World Oceans Day

In honor of 50 years of Dr. Seuss's One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish entertaining children around the world, Random House Children's Books,...

May 17, 2010, 12:31 ET

Random House Children's Books Announces the Winner of Its First Annual Oh, the Places You'll Go! College Scholarship Program

Random House Children's Books has selected Isaac Hellemn, from Plano, Texas, a senior at Plano West Senior High School, as the winner of its first...