A Hong Kong court has sentenced speech therapists to 19 months in prison for ‘seditious’ children’s books

(CNN) – A Hong Kong court on Saturday sentenced five speech therapists to 19 months in prison over children’s books deemed seditious, in a case human rights advocates say is a major blow to freedom of expression amid tightening civil liberties on Chinese soil. On Wednesday, Laurie Lai, Melody Young, Sydney Ng, Samuel Chan and … Read more

“Bella’s Fall Coat” and other nostalgic picture books to read with your kids

If you’re in the mood for a fall day, add these nine readings to your library holdings, and you won’t regret it. (Kitchen, Shutterstock) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes Salt Lake City – Homemade soup, long buttons, and everything pumpkin-flavored loom large as fall arrives in the Beehive State. It’s that time of year when … Read more