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“My Favorite Caldecott” matching game featuring Erin E. Stead

2012 BGHB honoree Erin E. Stead received the 2011 Caldecott for A Sick Day for Amos McGee (written by husband Philip C. Stead). When Amos, a kindly zookeeper, is stuck home with a cold, his charges visit to cheer him up. Guess which of the titles below is the illustrator’s favorite Caldecott winner. a) Sylvester and […]

“My Favorite Newbery” matching game featuring Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman won the 2009 Newbery Medal for The Graveyard Book, the Jungle Book–inspired story of a living boy raised by ghosts. Guess which of these titles is his favorite Newbery winner. a) Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos (2012) b) A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle (1963) c) When You Reach Me […]

Neil Gaiman’s Favorite Newbery

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Paul O. Zelinsky’s Favorite Caldecott

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David Wiesner’s Favorite Caldecott

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Jerry Pinkney’s Favorite Caldecott

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Erin E. Stead’s Favorite Caldecott

What is Erin E. Stead’s favorite Caldecott Medal book?

Emily Arnold McCully’s Favorite Caldecott

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Beth Krommes’s Favorite Caldecott

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Laura Amy Schlitz’s Favorite Newbery

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