Monday, January 26, 2009

Newbery 2009

The Winner:
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Honor Books:
The Underneath by Kathi Appelt
After Tupac and D Foster by Jacqueline Woodson
Savvy by Ingrid Law
The Surrender Tree: Poems of Cuba's Struggle for Freedom by Margarita Engle

2 comments:

Sandy D. said...

I LOVED "The Graveyard Book"! I thought it wasn't literary enough somehow, or what the Committee was looking for, but I'm glad I was mistaken.

Melissa said...

Hooray, hooray for fantasy this year! I need to read the Graveyard book, soon.