Monday, January 18, 2010

And the Winners Are ....

John Newbery Medal:
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead

Newbery Honor Books:
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose
The Evolution of Capurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by Rodman Philbrick

Randolph Caldecott Medal:
The Lion and the Mouse written and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Caldecott Honor Books:
All the World illustrated by Marla Frazee
Red Sings from Treetops: a Year in Colors illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski

Coretta Scott King (Author) Book Award:
Bad News for Outlaws by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

King Author Honor:
Mare's War by Tanita S. Davis

Coretta Scott King (Illustrator) Book Award:
My People illustrated by Charles R. Smith

Theodor Seuss Geisel Award:
Benny and Penny in the Big No-No! by Geoffrey Hayes

Geisel Honor Books:
I Spy Fly Guy by Tedd Arnold
Mouse and Mole: Fine Feathered Friends by Wong Herbert Yee
Pear and Wagner: One Funny Day by Kate McMullan

Robert Sibert Medal:
Almost Astronauts by Tanya Lee Stone (a Vermont author!!)

Sibert Honor Books:
Day-Gol Brothers by Chris Barton
Moonshot by Brian Floca
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Celebrate Stephen Huneck's Life

Enjoy one of the many stories about the beloved black Labrador Retriever named Sally.