Happy 100th Birthday, Bank Street Children’s Book Committee!

This morning, we went up to the Bank Street College of Education for the announcement of their Best Children’s Books of the year list—and to celebrate, with cake, the centennial of the Children’s Book Committee. Every year for the last one hundred years, The Children’s Book Committee—then of Child Study Association of America, now of […]

Paterson Prize for Books for Young People

Winners Abound! Winner in the Grades 4-6 category: Bird by Zetta Elliott, illustrated by Shadra Strickland Honor Books in the Grades 4-6 category: Buffalo Song by Joseph Bruchac, illustrated by Bill Farnsworth Seven Miles to Freedom by Janet Halfmann, illustrated by Duane Smith A Song for Cambodia by Michelle Lord, illustrated by Shino Arihara