[library-media] Newbery and Caldecott Awards

Loutensock, Georgia GLoutens@usoe.k12.ut.us
Tue, 22 Jan 2002 13:25:51 -0700


The Newbery and Caldecott medals have just been announced as follows:

The Newbery medal to Linda Sue Park for "A Single Shard."  Honors to Polly
Horvath for "Everything on a Waffle" and Marilyn Nelson for "Carver: a life
poems."

The Caldecott to David Wiesner for "The Three Pigs."  Honor books " Martin's
big words: the Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr." illustrated by Bryan
Collier and written by Doreen Rappaport; "The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse
Hawkins...." illustrated by Brian Selznick, by Barbara Kerley and "The Stray
Dog" illustrated and written by Marc Simont.

For the official press release see
http://www.ala.org/news/v8n2/awardsrelease.html

Still no word from the Legislature.  Will keep you posted.  Keep smiling---
I love you and know how much you do.  gml  

Georgia M. Loutensock
Specialist for Library Media
Utah State Office of Education
250 East 500 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

801-538-7789
801-538-7769 (fax)
gloutens@usoe.k12.ut.us