Celebrate National Reading Day 2018 with Lerner Digital

By Kate Schefer, Digital Products Coordinator

Every January 23rd is dedicated to recognizing the importance of literacy among children. This is a great time to reflect on the benefits of reading and encourage increased reading, especially among beginning readers.

Consider celebrating National Reading Day 2018 with these crowd favorites for young readers, available in print, digital, and enhanced formats for reading anywhere, anytime. Read More

Proofreading, Copyediting, and Editing: What’s the Difference?

By Sara E. Hoffmann, School & Library Series Managing Editor

Sometimes I’ll be browsing reader reviews of a new release I can’t wait to get my hands on, and I’ll see comments like: “Great book, but it could have been better edited. I spotted several missing commas!”

I take the point. Those missing commas distract me as a reader too. But I always want to reply to such comments and say, “Technically, you mean that the proofreading could have been better.” Read More

Lerner Publishing Group Announces New Children’s Books Featuring Disney and Pixar Characters

Lerner Publishing Group is introducing new books featuring Disney and Pixar characters coming Fall 2018. Three engaging new series featuring beloved Disney and Pixar characters including Mickey Mouse, Miguel from Coco, Dory, Woody, Moana, Lightning McQueen, and more and a special Disney Frozen coding book will introduce popular early learning topics, engaging narratives, and beautiful illustrations and designs. The books will also include hands-on activities and online resources to bring core STEM and social and emotional topics to life. Read More

2018 Reading Resolutions

By Carol Hinz, Editorial Director of Millbrook Press and Carolrhoda Books

Just for fun, I took an informal poll of my colleagues to find out what books they’re excited to read in 2018. Here are our answers! Read More