Tag Archives: children’s literature

Author Spotlight – J. William Zoldak

Tower Books is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Children’s Book Author  J. William Zoldak. J. William Zoldak was born in the Highlands along the Hudson River in 1943. He spent his formative years roaming through the mountains, fields, … Continue reading

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Author/Artist Spotlight: Jan Brett

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Jan Brett, both the author and the artist behind the New York Times bestselling children’s favorites, The Hat, The Mitten, and Snowy Nap, as well as many other classics. … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Jack Gantos

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on children’s book author Jack Gantos.  Jack is the author of fifty books for children from the Rotten Ralph picture books, collections of Jack Henry short stories, upper … Continue reading

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Kids and Teens Wednesday: Historical Figures and Award Possibilities

Our restock shipments this week have included a nice spread of titles from the WHO IS / WHO WAS / WHAT IS / WHERE IS series from Penguin Workshop.  Just in time for educators to use in their coursework planning … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Cynthia Platt

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on Cynthia Platt this week! Cynthia was at our 65 James Street store for Small Business Saturday, and we still have some of her books available for gifts. … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift-Giving: Books in Many Languages

A story is powerful, regardless of the language it’s read, told, or heard in. But hearing a story in a different language, or being able to read a story in the language one knows best is important for comprehension and … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Jane Sutton

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on children’s book author, Jane Sutton!  Jane was just at our store for Small Business Saturday, so we have several signed books from her—particularly some Hanukkah titles that … Continue reading

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