Monday, December 13, 2010

Mock Newbery Winners!

Two Mock Newbery Elections were held at the Main Library this weekend.

In the Mock Newbery Election for adults, held on Saturday morning, the winning title was:
Ninth Ward by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Honor books were also chosen:

They Called Themselves the K.K.K. - The Birth of An American Terrorist Group by Susan Campbell Bartoletti

Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine

Dark Emperor & Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman

One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia


On Sunday, we held our Mock Newbery Election for Kids. Although our group was small, we had a very lively and thoughtful discussion.

The winning title was:
The Night Fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz

Honor books were
A Nest for Celeste by Henry Cole
Mirror, Mirror by Marilyn Singer

Thanks to all who participated this year!

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