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2012 Newbery, Caldecott, Printz Winners

Newbery, Caldecott and Printz Winners of 2012

Congrats to all the authors, illustrators, publishers, friends and family who helped in the creation of all these wonderful books! Which books have you and your kids read and which ones do you recommend? Please share!

p.s. I also posted on the Silbert, Morris, Stonewall and Non-Fiction YALSA here. Read more…

Newbery Award Winners from 1922-2012

Newbery Winners

This is from An Unconventional Librarian who cribbed it from Lois Lowry’s web page.  I just added the winners from 2006-2010 which were not on the list.  Here is the link to ALSC/ Newbery Winner  plus Honor Book Winners for a more comprehensive list of chapter books. Read more…

Neil Gaiman’s Newbery Award Acceptance Speech

Neil Gaiman and His Newbery Speech

I thought Neil Gaiman gave such a lovely, funny, and inspiring speech when he won his Newbery Award. Thank you to Beth Schulman for the post.  Neil Gaiman is going to be the Boston Public Library Children’s Book Fundraiser tomorrow, Sunday, Sept 26, 2010.  It’s a tea party starting at 2:00.  It might be too late to jump in, but you never know.  You get to meet four Newbery authors and have them sign your books.  I’d love to meet Neil Gaiman after reading his speech! Read more…