Day: January 11, 2016

Live Blogging the YMA – Newbery Medal

HONOR BOOKS

The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley (YEAH!)

Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson (GO GRAPHIC NOVELS!)

Echo by Pam Munoz Ryan (YES!!)

 

WINNER

Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena (WHAT?! I’m delighted but confused.)

Live Blogging the YMA – Caldecott Medal

HONOR BOOKS

Trombone Shorty by Bryan Collier (GREAT!)

Waiting by Kevin Henkes (YEAH!)

Voice of Freedom by Ekua Holmes (WONDERFUL!)

Last Stop on Market Street by Christian Robinson (YES!)

 

WINNER

Finding Winnie by Sophie Blackall (WONDERFUL!!!)

Live Blogging the YMA – Sibert Medal

Informational Book for children:

HONOR BOOKS

Drowned City by Don Brown (YEAH!)

The Boys Who Challenged Hitler by Phillip Hoose

Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom by Lynda Blackmon Lowery

Voice of Freedom by Carole Boston Weatherford (HURRAH!)

 

WINNER

Funny Bones by Duncan Tonatiuh (AMAZING!)