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JK Rowling to publish fairy tale free for locked-down children

May 26, 2020 - 11:46 PM

The first two chapters of 'The Ickabog' are up online

(FILES) This file photo taken on February 12, 2017 shows  British author J. K. Rowling posing upon arrival at the BAFTA British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The creator of a wizarding empire which has dazzled the world, J. K. Rowling struggled through hardship to become an unrivalled children's author with a global voice. Now 20 years since "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was first published, inspiring a generation of young readers -- and their parents -- it is hard to imagine Rowling before the seven Harry Potter books.  / AFP PHOTO / Justin TALLIS

LOOK: Isabelle Daza makes animated children's story to explain coronavirus pandemic

Apr 20, 2020 - 1:21 PM

'Tralala the Tiger' and friends explain the coronavirus pandemic to young kids

LIST: 20 new books to help PH kids develop love of reading

Mar 07, 2020 - 10:00 AM

The 20 books, all written in Filipino, are published by Philippine publishing houses for Room to Read, a global nonprofit that promotes reading among young children

Turkey rules 'Rebel Girls' children's book be treated as porn

Oct 05, 2019 - 10:41 AM

'Some stories will have a detrimental influence on the minds of those under the age of 18,' the Turkish government says about 'Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls', a series of inspiring stories about women of history for young children

Lea Salonga is part of children's book about Broadway stars

Jul 28, 2019 - 2:33 PM

Lea is among the Broadway stars included in the book 'A is for Audra: Broadway's Leading Ladies from A to Z'

Photo by Rob Reyes/Rappler

Ed Lingao launches group in honor of late daughter

Apr 06, 2018 - 7:08 PM

The group launches two books – 'What Do You See Ellie' and 'Appreciating Art'

World's largest publisher of children's books holds warehouse sale

Apr 03, 2018 - 7:08 PM

Scholastic has a 3 for P100 promo on selected books

What's The Big Idea? Scientist writes children's books for girls

Jul 06, 2017 - 6:58 PM

Coco Alcuaz finds out the big idea behind Professor Didith Rodrigo's children's books written for young girls

Noel Cabangon publishes first children's book

May 31, 2013 - 5:00 PM

The singer composer writes a children s book about Filipino values

MEET THE AUTHOR. Noel Cabangon (left) and illustrator Jomike Tejido (right) sign copies of their book for children. Photo by Celline Alias