Daily Archives: February 22, 2010

The Books! The Judges! The 2010 Battle of the Kids’ Books is Nigh.

Fuse#8 has the scoop — the contenders and judges for this year’s SLJ Battle of the Kids’ Books!  We’ve been scheming, I mean, planning this for months now and I am very excited.  Hope you all are too! As soon as our new site is ready we will announce that as well. Any day now.  In the meantime, here are the contenders and judges again.

The Contenders

CHARLES AND EMMA
CLAUDETTE COLVIN
THE EVOLUTION OF CALPURNIA TATE
FIRE
THE FROG SCIENTIST
THE LAST OLYMPIAN
LIPS TOUCH
THE LOST CONSPIRACY
MARCELO IN THE REAL WORLD
MARCHING FOR FREEDOM
PEACE, LOCOMOTION
A SEASON OF GIFTS
THE STORM IN THE BARN
SWEETHEARTS OF RHYTHM
TALES FROM OUTER SUBURBIA
WHEN YOU REACH ME

The Judges

M. T. Anderson
Christopher Paul Curtis
Nancy Farmer
Candace Fleming
Helen Frost
Shannon Hale
Angela Johnson
Cynthia Kadohata

Julius Lester
Jim Murphy
Walter Dean Myers
Katherine Paterson
Gary Schmidt
Anita Silvey
Megan Whalen Turner

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