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Dec 09, 2011, 09:30 ET Publishing Phenomenon Scaredy Squirrel Boldly Ventures into the Digital World

With over 1 million print copies sold in the series and beloved by children and adults alike, the first two Scaredy Squirrel books can now be...


Feb 16, 2011, 05:30 ET New Kids Can Press Book Reveals Threats to World's Children

Many of the world's children face life-threatening challenges, including war and human trafficking. David J. Smith, a leader in international...


Sep 02, 2010, 05:30 ET The Good Garden Helps Kids Understand World Hunger and the Challenge of Food Security

Stories about poverty and famine are often in the news. Can one person make a difference? A new children's book, The Good Garden: How One Family Went ...


Aug 10, 2010, 05:30 ET New Picture Book Helps Kids Connect to the Land

A bold new picture book helps young children understand sustainable, organic farming, eating locally, and environmental stewardship by speaking to...


Mar 16, 2010, 05:30 ET Groundbreaking New Book Targets Teens' Right To Public Space vs. Limits on Public Behavior

Teens love to hang out. But where and when they hang out is often the subject of controversy. Watch This Space: Designing, Defending and Sharing...


Mar 02, 2010, 05:30 ET Straight-Talking How-To Manual Inspires Adolescent Girls to be Their Personal Best, Inside and Out

Adolescence is tough. Mood swings, body changes, and peer pressure can take a toll on the most self-assured child. For girls, especially, puberty is...