Friday, February 23, 2018
The Roundup with PW
Lemony Snicket's #MeToo Moment: Numerous authors and librarians allege a pattern of sexually humiliating comments at public events from one of YA literature's biggest stars.
Parents Read Less to Pre-Schoolers: A U.K. report has revealed that just 51% of preschool-age children are read to on a daily basis, a drop from 69% in 2013.
'Cursed Child' and Its Broadway Chances: The theater that will house the play has been rebuilt in the hope that it will run for many years. So why is J.K. Rowling worried?
In Praise of Negative Reviews: Reviewers and critics were once feared as "persons of dangerous acerbity," and it might be time to make that the case again.
YA Lit's White Girl Love: Leah Johnson modeled her idea of romance on protagonists who, she realized later, were never quite meant for her.