For Your Consideration: The Pura Belpré Award

Hi Everyone! It's Becky. I'm here to share a couple picture books that I think may be in consideration for the Pura Belpré Award. This award is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and … Continue reading For Your Consideration: The Pura Belpré Award

Mock Mondays: Printz Award

Hi Everyone!  Its Becky.  Welcome to Mock Monday: Printz Award.  For anyone not familiar with the Printz Award it is an award given by the American Library Association for the best example of teen literature from the previous year.  You can find more information here. Here is my selection: Title: Firekeeper's DaughterAuthor: Angeline BoulleySummary: Daunis Fontaine … Continue reading Mock Mondays: Printz Award