The Best Elementary School library has copies of the Newbery and Caldecott awards winners available. Please see Mrs. Erwin to check them out or to add your name to the reserve list.
The titles are:
2012 Newbery Award:
“The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.” – ala.org
Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos
Newbery honor titles:
Inside Out & Back Again by Thanhha Lai
Breaking Stalin’s Nose by Eugene Yelchin
2012 Caldecott Award:
“The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.” – ala.org
A Ball for Daisy, written and illustrated by Chris Raschka
Caldecott honor titles:
Blackout, written and illustrated by John Rocco
Grandpa Green, written and illustrated by Lane Smith
Me … Jane, written and illustrated by Patrick McDonnell
These awards (and many others) are awarded annually by the American Library Association.