April 19, 2014

Caldecott Medal turns 75!

 

The Caldecott Medal for illustrations in children’s books is being awarded for the 75th time this year.  Join the celebration!

http://www.ala.org/alsc/Caldecott75

Can you name all the characters and books represented on the anniversary logo created by Brian Selznick?  Check out the website.

Horn Books Best Books of 2012


   More of the great books for kids of 2012!

http://www.hbook.com/2012/12/choosing-books/recommended-books/2012-horn-book-fanfare/

SLJ Best Books of 2012

Of the 37,000 books published this year for children and teens, School Library Journal gives you their list of the best 65.    
How many of these titles do you have?          slj.com-Best_Books_2012

 

 

 

 

 

National Book Award Winner in the Young People’s Literature category

Goblin Secrets by William Alexander

Kudos to Myers Memorial Library in Frewsburg for having it already on the shelf!!

PW Best Children’s Books of 2012

 

 

 

Picture Books
http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2012/childrens-picture#list

Fiction
http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2012/childrens-fiction#list

Nonfiction
http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2012/childrens-nonfiction#list