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Platypus Police Squad Book Trailer!

Platypus Police Squad: The Frog Who Croaked is the debut chapter book from Jarrett J. Krosoczka, author of the Lunch Lady graphic novels. We’re tiding ourselves over until it hits stores May 7 by watching (and rewatching) the awesome book trailer! Check it out below.   Psst…Another thing. Stay tuned for a Platypus Police Squad […]

Return to Nim’s Island Encore and Giveaway

The Walden Family Theater Encore Presentation of Return to Nim’s Island airs Friday at 8/7c on Hallmark Channel. Don’t miss the details of our EXCLUSIVE GIVEAWAY at the bottom of the page! In Return to Nim’s Island, Nim (Bindi Irwin) and her father, Jack (Matthew Lillard), don’t have what most people would consider your average, […]

FROM THE VAULT: White’s Web, An Appreciation

E. B. White made his reputation during the 1920s as a lead writer for a smart new magazine called The New Yorker. Impelled by the moral gravity of World War II, White altered his focus as a writer during the 1940s in a series of New Yorker editorials urging the creation of “government on a […]

From the Vault: E.B. White Prefigures Modern Special Effects

Always a man ahead of his time, E.B. White knew upon the publication of Charlotte’s Web in 1952 that someday Hollywood would knock on the wooden door of his Maine farmhouse, asking if Charlotte and Wilbur could come to Los Angeles. By the time a letter of inquiry arrived, White had long considered the subject. […]