Tag Archives: Newberry Award Winner

The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

A Newberry winner twice over,  with a long list of other literary citations, DiCamillo is my go-to children’s author when I need a little faith, hope, and magic. Edward Tulane is a china rabbit with flexible arms and legs, who … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Calpernia Tate

Remember being eleven and a half – almost twelve?  Today, girls that age could be dating, wearing make-up, drooling over the Jonas brothers – but in The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate, Jacqueline Kelly’s Newbery Award Honor Book –  you’ll travel back … Continue reading

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