Latest Jon J. Muth Stories

2011-06-02 10:01:00

NEW YORK, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Only three days remain during which children's art collectors and children's book lovers can bid on twelve original works of art featuring some of the most beloved characters in children's literature to benefit children's literacy organizations. The pieces, created by twelve top children's illustrators, are at auction on charitybuzz.com through June 5, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100907/SCHOLASTICLOGO ) Net proceeds from the...

2011-05-18 12:41:00

NEW YORK, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, invites aspiring artists age 18 and older to submit an original artistic interpretation of what it means to Read Every Day. Lead a Better Life., the fundamental message of the company's global literacy campaign. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100907/SCHOLASTICLOGO ) The contest was launched in concert with the Read Every Day. Lead a Better Life. charity art...

2011-05-06 09:30:00

NEW YORK, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve original works of art created by some of the top children's book illustrators and featuring some of the most beloved characters in children's literature are now available on auction at charitybuzz.org through June 5, 2011. Net proceeds from the auction will benefit the literacy organizations Reading Is Fundamental and Reach Out and Read, organizations that provide books to underserved children and are suffering from recent federal funding...

2011-02-03 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sterling Children's Books announced today that the first picture book edition of "Blowin' in the Wind," the legendary song written by Bob Dylan, will be published in November 2011 and illustrated by Jon J Muth. "Bob Dylan's timeless message about war and peace is just as resonant with parents and children today as it was almost 50 years ago," said Frances Gilbert, VP/Publisher of Sterling Children's Books. "With Jon J Muth's ethereal and...

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