Read on for interesting book-related news from around the web….
Boston Globe-Hornbook Award Announced Yesterday! We’ve reviewed a few of them here and for World Magazine: Goodbye, Stranger, Most Dangerous, The Voice of Fannie Lou Hamer (World link), Symphony for the City of the Dead (World link).
Summer Reading: In case you missed it, it’s the Summer of Great Family Reads here at Redeemed Reader!
Summer Reading for Grown-ups: Lots of places are offering summer reading lists for grown-ups. The Modern Mrs. Darcy has an interesting looking list (note: we have not read these titles; read with discretion).
Does your teen know how to code? This IL teen created a library app now being tested and used by 6 area schools!
We Came to America: Faith Ringgold’s newest book (published in May) celebrates the people of America. Julie Danielson interviews Ringgold for Kirkus.
Jeanne Birdsall and N. D. Wilson: Betsy Bird hosts a panel discussion with Birdsall and Wilson! (note: we haven’t had a chance to watch it, so exercise discernment as always!).
Aaron Zenz: Oh, the delights of having a dad who is an illustrator and who encourages family reading!