Cynthia Leitich Smith comments on the cutting and pasting she's been doing lately. If you loved the vampires in alternative Austin in Tantalize you'll need to keep an eye out for Eternal.
The Brown Bookshelf presents Twenty-eight Days Later, a Black History Month celebration of children's literature. Look for more posts and discussion during February.
If you're considering whether to subscribe to Kahani, the only South Asian literary children's magazine, you can preview an excerpt or download a sample issue.