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The American Library Association webcast just concluded and the winners are . . .

Caldecott Award

Winner:               This Is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen        


Honor Books:     Creepy Carrots by Aaron Reynolds; illustrated by Peter Brown

                                Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett ; illustrated by Jon Klassen

                                Green by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

                                One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo; pictures by David Small

                                Sleep Like a Tiger by Mary Logue and illustrated by Pamela Zagarenski


Newbery Award

Winner:               The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate      


Honor Books:       Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz

                                Bomb: The Race to Build -- and Steal -- the World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin

                                Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage

Congrats to our librarians who also chose Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett; illustrated by Jon Klassen.

This Is Not My Hat
This Is Not My Hat
The One and Only Ivan
The One and Only Ivan
Wed, January 30, 2013
Good job, Jon Klassen! It's a great book that young children and adults both love.
Joel - Philadelphia
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