We see the first of Sonja Bolle's columns for the Los Angeles Times. This week it's all about Rick Riordan (name explained for Angelenos) and the Percy Jackson series.
Little House on Rocky Ridge, by Roger Lea MacBride, is the Washington Post KidsPost Book of the Week.
In this week's Not-a-Review category, British children's laureates speculate who the next laureate should be in the Guardian.
Oooh! And here's another Not-a-Review article of note: Sarah Ebner looks at "the bestselling children's writers who don't actually exist" for the Times.