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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | July 2014

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | July 2014

Seriously, there are some VERY good books on this list of best selling middle grade books; including Kevin Henkes’ The Year of Billy Miller and Sharon M. Draper’s Out of My Mind.

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Leo Lionni: Celebrate the Brilliance

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Leo Lionni: Celebrate the Brilliance

Leo Lionni’s works as a celebrated author and illustrator have elevated the standards on what it means to successfully utilize simplicity and sophistication to create the perfect picture book.

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Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown | Bull-Bransom Award Winner, 2014

| May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments
Mr. Tiger Goes Wild by Peter Brown | Bull-Bransom Award Winner, 2014

The National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson Hole, Wy, announced that children’s book author/ illustrator Peter Brown is the recipient of the 2014 Bull-Bransom Award for his 2013 picture book Mr. Tiger Goes Wild. The judges called it “an exceptional tribute to the wild and rambunctious energy in all children” and they praised it for the way the Brown “plays around with the idea of ‘wildlife’ in very visual ways.”

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Lola’s Fandango, by Anna Witte | Book Review

| March 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
Lola’s Fandango, by Anna Witte | Book Review

This is a charming book in so many ways, and definitely fun for a family to enjoy together. It will appeal to readers ages 5 to 8, who like stories about Spanish culture, stories about sisters, and surprising revelations about parents.

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Best Selling Middle Grade Books | March 2014

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
Best Selling Middle Grade Books | March 2014

Our latest list of current popular middle grade books features Lego books and multiple Newbery award-winning titles. The hand selected titles from the nationwide best selling middle grade books, as listed by The New York Times, feature titles by super-talents Kate DiCamillo, Kevin Henkes, Katherine Applegate and R.J. Palacio.

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10 Best Adult Books for Teens | 2014 Alex Awards

| February 18, 2014 | 2 Comments
10 Best Adult Books for Teens | 2014 Alex Awards

The Alex Awards are given to the 10 best adult books that appeal to teen audiences and are announced by the American Library Association.

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A Celebration of Award-Winning Children’s Authors

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
A Celebration of Award-Winning Children’s Authors

In this video, authors, along with their friends and family, discuss how being honored for their work made an impact on their lives.

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Schneider Family Book Award | 2014

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Schneider Family Book Award | 2014

The Schneider Family Book Award is given to books that embody an artistic expression of the disability experience, announced by the American Library Association.

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Michael L. Printz Award Winner | 2014 | Top Books for Teens

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
Michael L. Printz Award Winner | 2014 | Top Books for Teens

The Michael L. Printz Award is given for excellence in literature written for young adults and is announced by the American Library Association.

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Coretta Scott King Award Winners | 2014

| January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Coretta Scott King Award Winners | 2014

The Coretta Scott King Book Awards recognize African American authors and illustrators of outstanding books for children and young adults.

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