Jul 15, 2011 — NPR coverage of Minders of Make-Believe: Idealists, Entrepreneurs, and the Shaping of American Children's Literature by Leonard C. Marcus. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
Nov 29, 2008 — Children's author Jon Scieszka has written two dozen fantastical books, including The Stinky Cheese Man and the Time Warp Trio series, but his most recent work is an autobiography geared toward children.
May 26, 2008 — Fresh Air book critic Maureen Corrigan presents her nonfiction summer reading list — three true tales, plus one book of fiction she just couldn't resist.
Apr 9, 2007 — The Search for Baby Combover (check how to format
Mar 1, 2007 — The Cat in the Hat, the book about a mischievous, irrepressible soul who always seemed kind of ageless, is 50 years old. At the time of its debut in 1957, the Cat was an instant success. The Dr. Seuss classic is still captivating to children and the adults who read to them.