For those suffering from ALA withdrawal — or envy! — here’s the Horn Book’s take on this year’s events. For even more, check out the July/August 2012 issue of The Horn Book Magazine.
Profile of Newbery Award winner Jack Gantos by editor Wesley Adams.
Profile of Caldecott Award winner Chris Raschka by his wife Lydie Raschka.
Ashley Bryan’s 2012 Coretta Scott King—Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement acceptance speech.
My Favorite Newbery/Caldecott Matching Game: Medalists reveal their choices.
The Search for Distinguished: K. T. Horning revives a decades-old Newbery debate.
2012 Mind the Gap Awards: The books that didn’t win.
Caldecott 2012: “everything…which is yes” by Joanna Rudge Long.
Newbery 2012: “The Year in Words” by Nina Lindsay.