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Owl Moon by Jane Yolen


Yolk, J. & Schoenherr, J. (1987). Owl Moon. New York: Philomela Books.

Fiction, appropriate for ages 3+

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Trombone Shorty by Troy Andrews

Written by Troy Andrews

Illustrated by Bryan Collier

(2015) New York, New York

Abrams Books for Young Readers


2016 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner… 439 more words

Swamp Angel

Taller than Paul Bunyan and stronger than his blue ox Babe, Angelica Longrider is the only one who can save Tennessee from Thundering Tarnation, a massive black bear! 53 more words


Remarks on 2017's Youth Media Awards

I was rather pleased with myself for the speed with which I updated the award-winner bibliographies on my library’s website after ALA’s Youth Media Awards were announced last Monday morning. 494 more words


Review: Blueberries for Sal

A Review of Blueberries for Sal
Author and Illustrator: Robert McCloskey
Reviewed by L. Bohannon

Blueberries for Sal on Amazon

Recommended reader age: 3-7

This story is just endearing all around. 174 more words

Awards and Best Books and Stars, Oh My!

On Monday, January 23 various sections of the American Library Association gave out some of the biggest awards for children’s and young adult books from the previous year at the Youth Media Awards. 834 more words


American Library Association Announces Award Winners

‘Tis the season for award ceremonies, and on Monday the American Library Association (ALA) announced the top books for children and young adults at its Midwinter Meeting, held this year in Atlanta, Georgia. 31 more words

Children's Books