Book Lovers FYI...
The Newbery Medal, along with several others, were presented this morning.
Newbery Medal book:
- Criss Cross by Lynne Rae Perkins
Newbery Honor books:
- Whittington by Alan W. Armstrong (Read shadowkitty's review of Whittington)
- Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti
- Princess Academy by Shannon Hale
- Show Way by Jacqueline Woodson
Coretta Scott King Author Award:
- Day of Tears by Julius Lester
Pura Belpre Author Award:
- The Tequila Worm by Viola Canales
For more information on the awards, browse to the American Library Association website.