Children’s book creators in Utah present a united front against book ban

A group of more than 40 children’s book authors and illustrators in Utah signed an open letter — ahead of Banned Books Week (September 18-24) — to condemn recent efforts to ban or suppress books in Utah schools and libraries. The letter — published Sunday as an editorial in The Salt Lake Tribune — comes … 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