OwlCrate Jr Blog
Beyond the Book: January Book Club Extension Activities
Extend the fun of our January book club pick, Heroes of Havensong: Dragonboy, with these extension activites!Continue Reading
In the Classroom: Try Adventure Book Clubs With Your Students!
Betsy Potash guides us on how to successfully run an adventure story book club for students!Continue Reading
Everything You Need to Know About OwlCrate Jr's FAMILY TIES theme!
Our March theme is FAMILY TIES! Aah, family! They may drive you bananas from time to time, but family —the one you're born into or the one you find out in the world— is what matters most of all!Continue Reading
Meet our 2023 Enamel Archives Artist!
Community feature! A Q&A with artist Jane Mount.Continue Reading
OwlCrate Jr December THINK BIG Unboxing
Time to take a closer look at all the wonderful goodies included in our December THINK BIG box!Continue Reading
Interview with author Megan Reyes!
Exclusive OwlCrate Jr interview with Megan Reyes, author of Heroes of Havensong: Dragonboy.Continue Reading
Introducing OwlCrate Jr Monthly Reading Guides!
Extend the reading fun each month with our new monthly reading guides curated by the author's themselves!Continue Reading
20 Exciting New Middle Grade Books Out in Winter 2023!
There's no better way to start a new year than by looking ahead to all the incredible stories heading our way.Continue Reading
15 Must Read Middle Grade Books by Black Authors
In honor of Black History month this February, the team wanted to share some excellent own voices Middle Grade stories. Add these titles to your TBR asap and watch for more from these incredibly talented authors.Continue Reading
Everything You Need to Know About OwlCrate Jr's WITCHES IN TRAINING theme!
Practice makes perfect, especially when it comes to casting magical spells! Our February book is a fantastical reimagining of an enduring classic that is laugh out loud funny, touching, and sure to bewitch readers young and old. This story will be perfect for fans of The Girl Who Drank The Moon, Eva Evergreen: Semi-Magical Witch, and Anne of Green Gables.Continue Reading
Whatcha Reading? January 2023
After a well deserved break, Team OwlCrate is off to a strong reading start in 2023! Here are just a few of our favorite reads from January. We'd love to hear yours in the comments!Continue Reading
Fri, Feb 24, 2023
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