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December 2018

The holidays are here so let’s spread some cheer!


This month's issue includes interviews with ...

Tomie dePaola, Elise Parsley, William Joyce, Katherine Rundell, Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton, Cathleen Burnham, Scott McBride and Rod Thompson, and the creators of Vooks—a new streaming service that brings children’s books to life on digital devices.

Also inside, reading specialist Larissa Juliano opens her teaching toolbox and discusses ways to finally catch that gingerbread man, James Patterson talks about the special people who hold the keys to literacy, and Judy Newman tells us the one thing she can't leave home without. Get into the holiday groove and enter her Scholastic giveaway!

Be sure to check out our newest book reviews, holiday gift guide, and Nick's review of Ralph Breaks the Internet. It's all inside!


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