Friday Blurb: Congratulations to Famous Writers announces the winners of its Be a Famous Writer contest. Four young authors will have their stories turned into videos, memorialized at, and turned into iTunes downloads. Read more

Tools for Reading and Literacy – January 2011

From Scholastic’s new iPad apps to platforms that allow kids to be writers and new blogs that discuss books … the monthly list of resources is packed with ideas to raise readers Read more

Tuesday Blurbs: Fairy Tales and Dreams Come True

News from the Reading Tub: presents new interactive book collection; Carol Rasco comes to Charlottesville; and Terry is Interviewed at Children’s Books and Reviews Read more