SLJ/PRH Winter Book and Author Festival

Welcome to Random House Teachers and’s dedicated page for the SLJ/PRH Winter Book and Author Festival!

If you have any questions for the School & Library team, please feel free to email us at

Request Digital Advance Reader Copies of Upcoming Books

Click to access the RHCB Edelweiss catalog; here, you can view information about upcoming Picture Books, Step into Reading titles, Chapter Books, and Graphic Novels.

To request eARCs of upcoming Middle-Grade and Young Adult titles, log in to our Publisher Page on NetGalley.

Download FREE Resources for Educators and Librarians

Host a Random House Children's Book Author at your Library, School or Virtually!

The experience of meeting authors is a great way to encourage learning and spark excitement in students. It inspires them to read more and become fully engaged in the writing process. If you’re interested in organizing a successful author visit, look no further! The author appearance coordinator at Random House Children’s Books can assist you in finding the right author for your school or library.

To coordinate an author visit, please click here for a helpful brochure.

Random House Children's Books Spring 2024 Preview Event

Don’t miss the special Random House Children’s Books YouTube playlist dedicated to Teachers and Librarians.  This playlist is uniquely designed for you and your students. Click the image above to watch the latest Preview event featuring authors Sophie Blackall, Sheetal Sheth, and illustrator Erin Kalb.

Be sure to save this page to easily access the latest videos.

Banned Books

We at Penguin Random House fervently oppose these attempts at censorship because we believe that books make us better, and students, in particular, deserve access to a wide range of perspectives.

Click here to learn what we’re doing – and what you can do – to protect the freedom to read.

Request a Rally for the Right to Read Kit!

Click here to request a free RIGHT TO READ KIT for your community! 

Join us in spotlighting and fighting censorship in your communities all year long!

Kit Contents: 

Easel for Display
-Customizable Signage
-Resources and Title List
-Postcard Pack

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