Hiya everyone, it's Sarah! I am having such a difficult time selecting what I think should win this year....GAAAHHH!! There are so many great contenders, but here is what I hope wins. Caldecott Award: I held a mock Caldecott with my library's local grade school and the students were excited to give their own prediction. … Continue reading Mock Mondays What Should Win?
Hi All! It's Becky. We are just a few weeks away from the announcement of the winner for the ALA Youth Media Awards but before we get the officially winners here are my picks for the winners of the Caldecott, Newbery, and Printz Awards. Caldecott Award Winner: Santat's illustrations are perfectly paired with Le's story … Continue reading Mock Mondays What Should Win?
Hello everyone, it's Sarah! While we have already talked about this book on Bickering Books, it was totally awesome and I am really pulling for this work to get some awards. If you want to see our original video, you follow this link. Title: Darius the Great is Not Okay Author: Adib Khorram Summary: Darius … Continue reading Mock Mondays: Printz Award
The videos in which we kind of agree about "That's Not What Happened" by Kody Keplinger but we agree on "Darius the Great Is Not Okay" by Adib Khorram. We received advanced reader copies of this book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TuIVYXype5c https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=napuFz9w9eE