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And the winners are …

January 12, 2011

The 2011 Newbery and Caldecotts have just been announced! I will confess to not having kept up, so I now have some additions to my TBR list. Enjoy!

Newbery Medal:  Moon over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool. Delacorte Press.

Newbery Honor:

  • Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm. Random House Children’s Books.
  • Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus. Amulet Books.
  • Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman, illustrated by Rick Allen.Houghton Mifflin Books for Children.
  • One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia. Amistad.

Caldecott Medal: A Sick Day for Amos McGee, illus. by Erin E. Stead, written by Philip C. Stead.   Roaring Brook Press.

Caldecott Honor:

  • Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave, illus. by Bryan Collier, written by Laban Carrick Hill. Little, Brown and Company.
  • Interrupting Chicken, written and illustrated by David Ezra Stein. Candlewick Press.
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2 Comments leave one →
  1. January 12, 2011 4:47 pm

    I’d better get reading, too!

    What’s new in your world?

  2. Donna St. Cyr permalink*
    January 12, 2011 5:41 pm

    Not too much – but I did manage to curl up with several new books from Orson Scott Card over the holidays – ah, the guilty pleasure of reading just for my own enjoyment 😉

    How is prepublication coming for May Be? I saw your release date was revised?

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