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Finders Keepers

Written by William Lipkind and Illustrated by Nicolas Mordvinoff Voyager Books, 1951 Awards: Caldecott Medal (1952)

Two dogs were digging in the yard. One had a spot on his head.

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UP!--Randolph Caldecott: The Man Behind the Medal

Born in Chester, England on March 22, 1846, Randolph Caldecott, the British artist and illustrator, made an indelible mark in the world of children’s book publishing during his short life, having died just shy of his 40th birthday on February 12, 1886. 774 more words


Book review: Locomotive

Floca, Brian. Locomotive. “A Richard Jackson book.” Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2013. $17.99 ISBN 9781416994152 Unpaged. “Ages 4-10.” P8Q8

Every year, after the Caldecott and Newbery Medals are awarded, there is a recurring game: questioning why the award went to THAT book. 176 more words

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