Sibert Winners Announced

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!