May 2-8, 2016


Last year, your favorite authors and illustrators celebrated the 95th annual Children's Book Week May 12-18, 2014! Watch how they celebrate children's books and the joy of reading, and learn how you can become a Children's Book Week Champion!

Should Beverly Cleary have written ‘The Pug and the Motorcycle’? Lunch Lady creator Jarrett Krosoczka’s pug Ralph certainly thinks so!

Hats off – er, on to Gated author Amy Christine Parker for being a Children’s Book Week Champion!

Brian Biggs & Amy Ignatow jam to the B-52’s, spoil Harry Potter, and celebrate Children’s Book Week! Can you spot David Wiesner? #RockLobster

Can You Carry All of the Children and All of the Books? Liesl Shurtliff, Author of ‘Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin’, Can!

Strap On Your ‘Little House on the Prairie’ Bonnet & Get Ready to
Celebrate Children’s Book Week with Author Jennifer Mathieu!

Which Childhood Copies of Your Favorite Books Do You Still Own?
Cat Winters, author of In the Shadow of Blackbirds, shares her
collection for Children’s Book Week!

‘How to Babysit a Grandpa’ author Jean Reagan was once a struggling
reader. Hear her words of encouragement.

Have you ever pumped gas in a tiara? Let the reigning queen of
illustration, Robin Preiss Glasser, show you how it's done!

Join Battle Bunny Co-Author Jon Scieszka on Another Crazy Cape-r
by Celebrating Children’s Book Week May 12–18!

Children’s Book Week Champion Elizabeth LaBan’s favorite books provide
food for thought. Share yours & celebrate Children’s Book Week!

Children’s Book Week has gone to the dogs with author Jenny Hubbard
and special guest Oliver

In the pages of a book, a wimpy kid can be a hero. See why Jeff Kinney
loves Children’s Book Week.

Join Joelle Charbonneau, author of The Testing, for a week of reading,
dreaming, and imagining.

“Fill your house with books!” says The Finisher author David Baldacci.
How will you celebrate Children’s Book Week?

Did you read aloud to your stuffed animals as a kid? Fallen author
Lauren Kate did!

It’s tiara time! Join Princess Alethea Kontis and celebrate
Children’s Book Week!

Quick, kid lit fanatics: How many of the titles in Jonathan Auxier’s
1-minute video have you read?

A book brought ‘Say Anything’ actress Ione Skye and her older brother
together. What has kid lit done for you?