Publishers Weekly Coverage of the Children’s Book Council Forum on Social Networking where Carol Fitzgerald presented

YA Readers in the Age of Social Networking: A CBC Forumby Matia Burnett May 16, 2013 –  A Children’s Book Council forum drew a sizeable crowd to Scholastic’s downtown Manhattan headquarters on Tuesday, May 14, for a discussion called Engaging Relationships: How Kids & Teens Discover, Connect With, and Share Their Passions. One glance at … Read more…

Carol Fitzgerald Comments on the Weak Online Engagement of Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 With USA TODAY, 7/18/2012

OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB 2.0 GOES DIGITALBy Bob Minzesheimer When Oprah Winfrey, then the brightest star on daytime TV, began her book club in 1996, inexpensive e-books and e-readers seemed more futurist rumor than everyday reality. Social media could have meant friendly reporters. Now, as Winfrey, co-owner of a struggling cable network, launches Oprah’s Book Club … Read more…

Carol Fitzgerald Discusses the Potential Impact of Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 With USA TODAY, 6/1/2012

OPRAH WINFREY REVIVES HER BOOK CLUB THIS MONDAY WITH ‘WILD’By Deirdre Donahue Borders may be gone, but the Queen has returned. As publishing prepares for its annual convention, BookExpo America, which opens Tuesday in Manhattan, Oprah Winfrey announced she will revive her fabled book club. Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 will launch Monday, this time with … Read more…