May 1-7, 2017

Sponsors & Friends

Children's Book Week -- May 1-7, 2017

Children's Book Week is administered by Every Child a Reader, a 501(c)(3) literacy organization dedicated to instilling a lifelong love of reading in children.

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Click here for a snapshot of the organization and its
partnership opportunities.

Contact Every Child a Reader at 212.966.1990, or donate online.

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Children's Book Week Anchor Sponsor

Children’s Book Council
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Supporting and informing the children's book publishing industry and fostering literacy.
The Children’s Book Council (CBC) is the national nonprofit trade association of children’s book publishers. The CBC offers children’s publishers the opportunity to work together on issues of importance to the industry at large, including educational programming, literacy advocacy, and collaborations with other national organizations.

Core Children's Book Week Champions

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Esteemed advocates for children’s books and literacy who are leading the charge to generate excitement and awareness for Children's Book Week 2016:

Learn how you can join them and become a Children's Book Week Champion here!

Children's Book Week Friends

ABC Children's Group at ABA
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First Book
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Children's Book Week Committee 2016

The Children's Book Week Committee guides the coordination and promotion of official Children's Book Week events at schools, libraries, and bookstores nationwide. This year, official events, each featuring multiple children's book authors and illustrators, will be hosted in all 50 states!

Nicole Russo (Co-Chair)
Director of Children’s Publicity and Marketing, Abrams Books for Young Readers | Amulet Books | Abrams Appleseed

Jessica Shoffel (Co-Chair)
Director of Publicity, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

Alia Maria Almeida
Marketing Associate, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers

Emily Bruce
National Account Manager, Random House

Jennifer Edwards
National Account Manager, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Katie Fee
Senior Manager, Integrated Marketing, HarperCollins Children’s Books

Tara Grieco
Marketing Assistant, Simon & Schuster

Emily Heddleson
Senior Manager, Library and Educational Marketing, Scholastic

Carmela Iaria
Executive Director of School and Library Marketing, Penguin Young Readers

Cassie McGinty
Publicist, Random House Children's Books

Tucker Stone
US Sales and Marketing Director, Flying Eye

Matthew Zoni
Manager, ABC Children’s Group, American Booksellers Association