Susan Hood | The Children’s Book Review | March 21, 2018
KidLit is Shaking Things Up
I had the great honor of meeting Ruby Bridges a few weeks ago…thanks to a fifth grader. I’m talking about THE Ruby Bridges—the civil rights pioneer who at age six became the
Patricia O’Connell Pearson is a former history teacher with a B.A. in history and a master’s degree in education. Her nonfiction for ages ten and up—Fly Girls: The Daring American Women Pilots Who Helped Win WWII—was released by Simon and Schuster in February, 2018.
Barry particularly likes nonfiction, and profiling mostly unknown people and events whose stories have never been told in children’s literature. He is the author of The Boo-Boos That Changed the World.
Each month, we have fun checking out which kids book series' were the best sellers from our affiliate bookstore. Over the past month, our most popular kids series sold was the 101 Series For Kids (Walter Foster Jr.).