Imagination: Every Kid’s Secret Superpower

This month, we’re celebrating the power of imagination to entertain, educate, and inspire kids of all ages. And what better time to do it than October, which ends with the most imaginative holiday of all?

SLJ Fall 2020 Day of Dialog Giveaway

Entries will be accepted from 8:00 AM/CST on October 15, 2020 to 11:59 PM on October 18, 2020. One winner will be chosen at random to receive a selection of 15 hardcover titles from Albert Whitman & Co.’s Fall 2020 front list.

A Dog’s Day Books 1-4 Giveaway

Spend a day in the life of a working dog! Enter to win the first 4 books in the series!

Make a Splash with these Hot Reads | Summer Reads

Summer is for book lovers! For a few months, kids have fewer commitments, which means more time to read. During the day, they can soak up a story along with the sun, and at night, they can stay up late to finish one more chapter—with parental permission, of course.

Series to Read All Summer Long | Summer Reads

School may be out for the summer, but a child’s curiosity doesn’t take a vacation. Keep your kid questioning, exploring, and discovering with an exciting chapter book series!

Inspire Kids to Get Outdoors | Summer Reads

For many kids, summer vacation feels very different this year. Instead of taking road trips with the family or heading off to camp, they’re sticking close to home. Lucky for them (and for us), no matter where we are, fresh air and warm sunshine never get old.

ALA Virtual 2020 Giveaway

Entries will be accepted from 12:00 PM/CST on June 24, 2020 to 11:59 PM on June 28,2020. One winner will be chosen at random to receive a selection of 20 hardcover titles from Albert Whitman & Co.’s Fall 2020 front list.

The Importance of Sharing Black Stories

Words have meaning, and sharing important stories can truly make a difference and change the world.

Space Mice | At Home with AW

We’re joined by author Lori Haskins Houran and illustrator Priscilla Alpaugh!

Way Past Mad | At Home with AW

On this week’s episode of At Home with AW, we’re joined by author Hallee Adelman!

The Princess and the Petri Dish Story Time | At Home with AW

We have a special guest joining us on this week’s episode of At Home with AW: author Sue Fliess!

This Is a Sea Cow | At Home with AW

Join Ms. Lisa as she reads THIS IS A SEA COW, learn to draw your own sea cow friend, then watch the world premiere of the trailer for THIS IS A SEAHORSE.

I Am Famous | At Home with AW

Channel your inner superstar with this week’s episode of At Home with AW.

The Boxcar Children | At Home with AW

The Boxcar Children have been a teacher-favorite since the very first book, which Gertrude Chandler Warner wrote for her students.

Imagination Vacation | At Home with AW

Get ready to explore the globe in this episode of At Home with AW! First, we read IMAGINATION VACATION by Jami Gigot.

Hound Won’t Go and This Little Pup | At Home with AW

Release the hounds! This week At Home with AW has gone to the dogs, literally, as we enjoy two brand new pup tales released this April from Albert Whitman & Company.

Lumber Jills | At Home with AW

In this week’s At Home with AW video, Lisa celebrates with a readaloud the brave Lumber Jills, and shares with viewers Albert Whitman’s She Made History series.

Mindful Me | At Home With AW

Sometimes kids’ lives can get busy and out of control, and worries can take over. When that happens, knowing how to pause and regain composure with mindfulness can help!

Sneak Peek! | At Home With AW

As we promised earlier this week, we’ll soon be sharing with you AW books and activities that teachers, parents, and readers can enjoy anywhere!

Learn With AW Books

Right now, the way children read and learn might look a bit different. And teachers, librarians, and parents are swiftly doing what they can to allow kids across the world to continue learning no matter where their classroom may be.