Tag Archives: Best 2012

News: More “Bests,” New Online Classes, Mini-Grants, and More

Caldecott Medalist Gerald McDermott Dies:  Author, illustrator, and filmmaker Gerald McDermott died on December 26 at age 71. McDermott was a devoted, lifelong artist and was avidly interested in world mythologies. Early in his career, he created animated short films … Continue reading

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More “Bests,” Job Openings, Reviewer Advice, and More!

More end-of-the-year “Best” lists National Science Teachers Association: Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12: http://www.nsta.org/publications/ostb/ostb2013.aspx Horn Book Fanfare 2012: http://www.hbook.com/2012/12/blogs/read-roger/horn-book-fanfare-2012/ 2013 YALSA Nonfiction Award finalists “Titanic: Voices from the      Disaster” written by Deborah Hopkinson, published by Scholastic Press, an … Continue reading

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More “Best Lists!”

More “Best Lists” being released!  Check out: http://www.slj.com/2012/11/featured/best-books-2012/ http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/books/review/notable-childrens-books-of-2012.html Submitted by Linda Perkins

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Two “Bests” Lists

The end-of-the-year “Best” lists are starting to roll out.  Here are two lists of Best Children’s Books, from Kirkus Reviews and from Publishers’ Weekly. See the Kirkus Reviews’ list of Best Children’s Books of 2012 – they chose 100 books: … Continue reading

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