Index to book reviews of fiction, non-fiction, and children's and young adult literature. Entries include abstracts of the reviews, and also some full-text reviews. Coverage is 1983 to present, English language publications.
Articles provide comprehensive information on using books in the classroom, including thematic bibliographies with related discussion questions and activities, author and illustrator interviews and essays, and articles by educators.
Reading Rockets features 5-10 minute video interviews with over forty well-known children's book authors including Avi, Beverly Cleary, Eric Carle, Walter Dean Myers, and Jack Prelutsky. The videos can be viewed online or downloaded to an iPod.
Disability in Kidlit is dedicated to discussing the portrayal of disability in middle grade and young adult literature. We publish articles, reviews, interviews, and discussions examining this topic from various angles—and always from the disabled perspective.