Friday, February 18, 2011

William & Kate: The Love Story: A Celebration of the Wedding of the Century

William & Kate: The Love Story: A Celebration of the Wedding of the Century (John Blake, 9781844547364) will be featured and the author, Robert Jobson, interviewed this Saturday, February 19, 2011, in a segment of Weekend Today, the weekend edition of NBC's Today Show, which airs from 7:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m. They plan to display the cover image, as well as interior images from the book during the segment.

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Nice reviews from Booklist for IPG titles

Two Peas in a Pod
Allen & Unwin, 9781742373041, $16.99
"...the imagination behind the colorful multimedia illustrations is admirable, and kids will recognize both the fun of fantasy play and the close friendship between characters."

Tea and Dog Biscuits: Our First Topsy-Turvy Year Fostering Orphan Dogs

H is for Honor: A Military Family Alphabet

H is for Honor (Gale/Cengage) will be featured on an upcoming program in a new Lifetime series Coming Home - read by a mom to her kids in one of the episodes.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Interrupting Chicken

INTERRUPTING CHICKEN is # 6  on the 2/20/11 New York Times Children's Picture Book Bestseller list. 

This is Chicken's third week on the list: 1/30/11, 2/6/11, and 2/20/11!

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Vidal in the news

Vidal Sassoon, author of Vidal (Macmillan UK; ISBN: 9780230746893), will appear on The Martha Stewart Show on February 11, 2011. A copy of the book is expected to be held up during his interview.


Vidal (Macmillan UK; ISBN: 9780230746893) will be positively reviewed in the February 15, 2011 issue of Kirkus Reviews (circ 5,000). They call it “richly nuanced” and “a well-rounded, enterprising life’s journey, expressed with grace and humility.”

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Judy Moody movie set for Summer 2011

Judy Moody gets famous - FOR REAL!

The upcoming Judy Moody movie Judy Moody and the NOT Bummer Summer comes out in Summer 2011.

Candlewick will publish five totally Moody movie tie-in titles which go on-sale May 24, 2011 - call us for details! More info about the movie is available at:, and at the FaceBook page:

Candlewick is thrilled that the movie screenplay was co-authored by Judy Moody author Megan McDonald and Kathy Waugh. From the set, Megan McDonald raved, "Young actress Jordana Beatty IS Judy Moody. I have to pinch myself every time I see my characters leap off the page and come to life on the big screen! Rare!"