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Newbery Roundup #2: All the Greys, This Was Our Pact, A Good Kind of Trouble, To Night Owl from Dogfish

By Janie | January 16, 2020 | 0 Comments

Continuing our survey of possible contenders for this year’s Newbery award.

2020 Newbery Buzz #3: The Undefeated and A Place to Land

By Betsy | January 14, 2020 | 2 Comments

Newbery Buzz Discussion: Betsy and Hayley discuss 2 picture books: The Undefeated and A Place to Land.

2020 Newbery Buzz #2: New Kid and Guts

By Betsy | January 13, 2020 | 2 Comments

Newbery Buzz Discussion: Janie and Betsy discuss New Kid and Guts in light of their potential Newbery-qualities.

2020: Meet the Team —Betsy

By Hayley | January 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hayley plays interviewer to introduce the Redeemed Reader team. Today, she’s chatting with our managing editor and staff writer, Betsy Farquhar.

2020: Meet the Team —Janie

By Hayley | January 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

It’s time for Meet the Team, January 2020 edition! Hayley plays interviewer to introduce the Redeemed Reader team. We’re starting off with our editorial advisor …

Newbery Buzz #1: Beverly, Right Here and Coyote Sunrise

By Janie | January 9, 2020 | 2 Comments

Janie and Pamela discuss two middle-grade novels about girls on the run–and both in the running for this year’s Newbery Medal.

Major Impossible by Nathan Hale

By Betsy | January 8, 2020 | 0 Comments

The true story of John Wesley Powell, the man who mapped the Grand Canyon, told in graphic novel format.

2019: Looking Back (Popular Posts and Starred Reviews)

By Betsy | January 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

2019 in Review: Popular posts, starred reviews, and reflections.

Newbery Roundup #1: The Line Tender, Tristan Strong, and 1919

By Janie | January 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

First in a series of roundup posts featuring contenders for this year’s Newbery gold.

Song for a Whale by Lynne Kelly

By Janie | January 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Song for a Whale takes us into the world of a Deaf girl on a life-defining mission.