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Every Child a Reader general news and updates: including information on our three ecar logo teal no foundationnational programs, Children’s Book Week, The National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature, and the Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards and ways you can participate in these programs

  • Children’s Book Week: The longest running literacy initiative in the Children's Book Weekcountry. Receive emails about resources, events, and how you can participate in this yearly celebration.
  • Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awards: Our national Children’s & Teen Choice Book Awardsbook awards program in which kids and teens select the winners. Receive emails about the finalists titles, voting and the winners, as well as resources to host voting with your kids.
  • National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature: Now in its 10th year National Ambassador for Young People’s Literatureand in partnership with the Library of Congress, the National Ambassador travels the country during a 2-year term sharing a joy of reading with kids and adults. Receive information about the National Ambassador and how you can request a visit.

Children’s Book Council general news and updates: including reading list releases, invitations to public programs, resources for teachers, librarians, and caregivers, and more

CBC Diversity in the News: Released once a month, this newsletter rounds up relevant news in the children’s book world regarding diversity, keeps you informed about programs and opportunities through the CBC Diversity Initiative and highlights diverse titles and authors.

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