I really like this response, by a sixth grade teacher, to the Silvey article.
Newbery Controversy « The Reading Zone
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Yay! This post from the Reading Zone encapsulates exactly my feelings about the Newbery — and my frustrations with adults who want their children to read only Newbery winners and naught else. Thanks for the link, Monica!
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I’m Monica Edinger, a teacher, writer, and reviewer. My first book for children is Africa is My Home: A Child of the Amistad. You can learn more about me, this blog, and my work here.
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