The Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award Winners were announced this morning at the Midwinter ALA meeting.
The 2012 winner is:
|Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy’s Parade
by Melissa Sweet
The four honor books are:
|The Elephant Scientist (Scientists in the Field Series) by Caitlin O’Connell Rodwell and Donna M. Jackson and illustrated by Timothy Rodwell
|Black and White: The Confrontation between Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth and Eugene “Bull” Connor by Larry Dane Brimner
|Drawing From Memory by Allen Say
|Witches: The Absolutely True Tale of Disaster in Salem by Rosalyn Schanzer
Congratulations to all the winners!