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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