Read an award winner!


As you may have heard, the American Library Association Youth Media Awards were announced today. The Newbery and Caldecott are the most famous, but there are many others. (Here’s the full list of this year’s winners.) We don’t have them all yet, but here are a few to whet your appetite:

Flora & Ulysses, by Kate DiCamilloRose Under Fire, by Elizabeth WeinBeautiful Music for Ugly Children, by Kirstin Cronn-Mills

Flora & Ulysses: Newbery Award
Rose Under Fire: Schneider Award, for “artistic expression of the disability experience”
Beautiful Music for Ugly Children: Stonewall Award, for books “relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender experience”

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