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2017

August
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An Interview With Author and Illustrator Patrick S. Brooks

CWG is pleased to present an interview with Patrick Brooks - an up and coming children's fantasy book artist and author!

July
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Cups of Tea: An Anna C. Price Poetry Prize Winning Submission

CWG is pleased to present another winning entry in the Anna C. Price Poetry Prize for young authors!

June
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An Interview with Author Monica Kulling

CWG is pleased to showcase an interview with award-winning children's author Monica Kulling!

May
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Are You Still There Margaret?

Children's literature that thoughtfully explores challenging themes should be embraced, not banned, by parents and educators.

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Author Caroline Magerl Visits the United Kingdom

Join Caroline Magerl on a fun and fascinating trip through two very special galleries in the United Kingdom.

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When I Was Eight - A CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize Winner

Read Anna Mullin's winning submission in the 2016 CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize's Visual Poetry category!

April
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Domenica - A CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize Winner

Amelia Mapstone is one of six winners of the 2016 CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize. Read her winning submission, Domenica!

March
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You and I - A CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize Winner

Read "You and I" - one of the winning submissions in the 2016 CWG Anna C. Price Poetry Prize, by budding poet Emily Irwin!

January
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Writers, Don't Get Discouraged!

Every positive thing that we do in this world will bring some sort of positive change to our lives.

2016

December
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The Winners of the Anna C. Price Poetry Prize

Congratulations to the winners of the Anna C. Price Poetry Prize!

October
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The Saddest Letter I Ever Received

On the eve of Halloween, from the heartland of a nation gripped by political flapdoodle, an entreaty for sage counsel arrives at the desk of the inimitable Ghost of Mark Twain...

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Pet Reading Therapy: One Author's Experience

Two summers ago, author Nancy Sack discovered a literacy nonprofit serving elementary age children in the Chicago public schools–and a new passion for Pet Reading Therapy!