JLG’s Librarian of the Month honor goes to Washington Community High School in Washington, IL and their inter-stellar librarian,Thomas (Tom) Gross. He's been a JLG member for 6+years, but his passion and dedication for his library, students and community is what caught our eye. Here’s his story...
JLG selects Caldecott & Newbery winners for 20 years
By: Sarah Cooke | September 11, 2019 |
Our renowned Editorial team has long been on the forefront of selecting books that go on to earn starred reviews, industry awards, honors and prestigious acclaim. Case in point: They've selected the Newbery and Caldecott Medal winners nearly every year for the last 20 years (before they were even published!).
Ohio author launches book drive for town hit by tornadoes
By: Rhonda Mihalic | July 09, 2019 |
In Celina, Ohio, more than 50 homes were destroyed by tornado and everything was lost: furniture, clothing, photographs, mementos and, central to this story, books. So a local children's author started a book drive.
JLG Titles Dominate Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards
By: Sarah Cooke | June 17, 2019 |
The 2019 Excellence in Graphic Literature (EGL) Award winners were recently announced at the Denver Pop Culture Con, and the competition was stiff.JLG's Graphic Novel categories are among our most popular—and we are thrilled to see so many JLG selections honored in this year's EGL Awards!