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New children’s literature award – for plant and ecology themed children’s books

Did you know that there was a literary award for children’s books that are plant, garden and ecology-themed? I didn’t. Check out the new “Growing Good Kids – Excellence in Children’s Literature Awards” Program. The 2009 winners are: The Apple-pip … Continue reading

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Cybils awards shortlists up

The shortlists for the Cyblis awards are up. There are some fantastic books listed here, in all the categories (fiction picture books; non-fiction picture books; easy readers; middle-grade fiction; non-fiction middle grade/young adult; young adult fiction; graphic novels; poetry). So … Continue reading

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Nominate your favorite children’s and teen books

Do you have a favorite picture book, children’s book, or YA book from 2008? Consider nominating a book (or books) for the Cybils awards. This is a way to get your voice heard. To nominate a book, go here and … Continue reading

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Children’s Winner and Honor Books of Midwest Booksellers’ Choice Awards

The children’s book winners of the 2008 Midwest Booksellers’ Choice Awards are: Winners: Children’s Picture Book: Agate: What Good Is a Moose? by Joe Morgan Dey and Nikki Johnson (Lake Superior Port Cities) Children’s Literature: Little Klein by Anne Ylvisaker … Continue reading

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