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Thoughts on Newbery: Author celebrates surprise book award

Ask author Laura Amy Schlitz what it feels like to win the Newbery Medal, and you’ll get a succinct but emotion-laden answer.”I’m drunk with joy,” Schlitz said gleefully in a recent telephone interview from her home near Baltimore.

From Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s “Children’s Corner: Author celebrates surprise book award.”

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