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Awards and more awards

Though we primarily chat about the Caldecott, we get downright giddy when some of out favorites get recognized by other smart folks.

The Gryphon  award was announced today and two of out favorites are there. This will make Lolly smile.

Island by Jason Chin      Little Lost Dog

Feel free to post links to other picture book awards in the comments. Many of us have a little addiction to lists like this.

Robin Smith About Robin Smith

Robin Smith is a second-grade teacher at the Ensworth School in Nashville, Tennessee. She is a reviewer for Kirkus and The Horn Book Magazine and has served on multiple award committees.



  1. Lynn Van Auken says:

    Hi Robin ~ I so enjoyed our Caldecott 2013 conversations last winter. Any chance you will be at Simmons for the Children’s Lit Institute at the end of the month?

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