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?
Alright, so it is the end of the year and time to decide on my favorite books that I have read this year. I have decided not to limit it to the books published this year, but books that I have read this year. I also feel that a few of the books that will … Continue reading Best Books of 2018
Hi Everyone! Its Becky. I'm back to share with everyone a book that I feel should be considered for the 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 … Continue reading Mock Mondays: Printz
The videos in which we really liked "Sadie" by Courtney Summers but were confused by "The Ocean Was Our Sky" by Patrick Ness. We received advanced reader copies of these book from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlR-WaOYjhQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBThRT7p0Zs