Awesome Nonfiction: The 2015 Charlotte Huck and Orbis Pictus Awards

Did you see which book won the 2015 Orbis Pictis this year? What is Orbis Pictus? Each year the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) recognize an outstanding children’s nonfiction book. This year the winner is: The Family Romanov: … Continue reading

Hearing From the 2015 YALSA Nonfiction for Young Adults Award Finalists

Last week I was fortunate to have a bit of space in my schedule, which was just enough time to sign up for the School Library Journal Webcast:  “A Conversation with the 2015 YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Finalists.”  Each of … Continue reading