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Listen to Katherine Applegate, 2013 Newbery Medalist
The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Katherine Applegate

Listen to Katherine Applegate introduce and read an excerpt from The One and Only Ivan (HarperCollins)

2013 Newbery resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Jon Klassen, 2013 Caldecott Medalist
This is Not My Hat

This is Not My Hat, written and illustrated by Jon Klassen

Jon Klassen

Listen to Jon Klassen discuss the process for illustrating This is Not My Hat (Candlewick)

2013 Caldecott resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Andrea Davis Pinkney, 2013 Coretta Scott King Book Award Author Winner
Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America

Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Brian Pinkney

Andrea Davis Pinkney

Listen to Andrea Davis Pinkney introduce and read an excerpt from Hand in Hand (Hyperion/Disney)

2013 Coretta Scott King Book Award resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Steve Sheinkin, 2013 Sibert Book Medalist, Newbery Honoree, & YALSA Nonfiction Winner
Bomb

Bomb: The Race to Build--and Steal--The World's Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin

Steve Sheinkin

Listen to Steve Sheinkin introduce and read an excerpt from Bomb (Roaring Brook)

2013 Sibert Informational Book Award resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Nick Lake, 2013 Printz Award Winner
Code Name Verity

In Darkness by Nick Lake

Nick Lake

Listen to Nick Lake introduce and read an excerpt from In Darkness (Bloomsbury)

2013 Printz resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Ethan Long, 2013 Geisel Award Winner
Up, Tall and High!

Up, Tall and High! by Ethan Long

Ethan Long

Listen to Ethan Long discuss the process for illustrating Up, Tall and High! (Penguin)

2013 Seuss Geisel Book Award resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Benjamin Alire Sáenz, 2013 Pura Belpré Author Winner, Printz Honoree, & Stonewall Winner
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Benjamin Alire Saenz

Listen to Benjamin Alire Sáenz introduce and read an excerpt from Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe (Simon & Schuster)

2013 Pura Belpré resources on TeachingBooks.net

2013 Printz resources on TeachingBooks.net

2013 Stonewall Children's and Young Adult Literature Award resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Joan Schoettler, 2013 Asian/Pacific American Picture Book Winner
Good Fortune in a Wrapping Cloth

Good Fortune in a Wrapping Cloth by Joan Schoettler

Joan Schoettler

Listen to Joan Schoettler introduce and read an excerpt from Good Fortune in a Wrapping Cloth (Shen's Books)

2013 Asian/Pacific American Award resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Trilby Kent, 2012 TD Canadian Children's Literature Award Winner
Stones for My Father

Stones for My Father by Trilby Kent

Trilby Kent

Listen to Trilby Kent introduce and read an excerpt from Stones for My Father (Tundra)

2012 TD Canadian Children's Literature Award resources on TeachingBooks.net

Listen to Isabelle Arsenault, 2012 Governor General's Children's Illustration Award Winner
Virginia Wolf

Virginia Wolf by Kyo Maclear, illustrated by Isabelle Arsenault

Isabelle Arsenault

Listen to Isabelle Arsenault discuss the process for illustrating Virginia Wolf (Kids Can Press)

2012 Governor General's Literary Award for Children's Literature resources on TeachingBooks.net

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