Continuing our survey of possible contenders for this year’s Newbery award.
Janie and Pamela discuss two middle-grade novels about girls on the run–and both in the running for this year’s Newbery Medal.
The true story of John Wesley Powell, the man who mapped the Grand Canyon, told in graphic novel format.
First in a series of roundup posts featuring contenders for this year’s Newbery gold.
Song for a Whale takes us into the world of a Deaf girl on a life-defining mission.
Torpedoed is a gripping saga of disaster, heartbreak, and heroism on the open sea.
Young consumers will find Follow Your Stuff a fascinating trek through the global production market.
With the eighth major film adaptation opening on Christmas Day, I thought I’d share a few thoughts on this classic. I read it at the …