Congratulations to the two Claudia Lewis Poetry Award winners: for younger readers, Kristine O’Connell George’s EMMA DILEMMA: Big Sister Poems (Clarion), illustrated by Nancy Carpenter; for older readers, Allan Wolf’s THE WATCH THAT ENDS THE NIGHT: Voices from the Titanic (Candlewick).
Bank Street College is presenting its awards on Thursday, February 23. If you are in the New York area, you are welcome to attend. Information can be found on their web site.
(Thanks to Marilyn Singer for the news.)