December 5, 2013
It might be snowy and chilly outside of our New York City-SoHo headquarters, but things have certainly been heating up with today’s announcement of the 2013 ALA Youth Media Award winners! We’re all smiles and cheers here today at Scholastic Book Clubs and cannot wait to share this wonderful piece of news with our dedicated and loyal fans.
We’ve excitedly counted down the days to hear the winners of these prestigious awards, passing the time by having our own Newbery Knockouts, Caldecott Clashes, and Haiku Battles, and we could not be more delighted with the results! Today Scholastic Book Clubs is proud to list the variety of award-winning titles that we currently have available in Club Shop!
Newbery Medal: The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate
Splendors and Glooms by Laura Amy Schlitz
Bomb: The Race to Build–and Steal–the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin
Three Times Lucky by Sheila Turnage
Caldecott Honor: Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett, illustrated by Jon Klassen
Printz Honor: Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein (in Book Beat)
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor: I Have a Dream illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Coretta Scott King Author Honor: No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Stonewall Book Awards Honor: Drama by Raina Telgemeier
Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor:
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons written by James Dean, illustrated by Eric Litwin
Robert F. Sibert Medal: Bomb: The Race to Build–and Steal–the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin
Sibert Honor: Titanic: Voices from the Disaster by Deborah Hopkinson
Winner of the YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults:
Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin
Finalists for the YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults:
Titanic: Voices from the Disaster by Deborah Hopkinson
We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March by Cynthia Levinson
Andrea Davis Pinkney was selected to deliver this year’s May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture. We are offering her book Dear America: With the Might of Angels as a Storia eBook.
January 28, 2013