2017 Newbery Medal Winner and #1 New York Times Bestseller The Girl Who Drank the Moon is written by Kelly Barnhill. According to Barnhill, the book is, “an epic fantasy about a young girl raised by a witch, a swamp monster, and a Perfectly Tiny Dragon who must unlock the powerful magic buried deep inside her.”
The Theodor Seuss Geisel 2017 Medal Winner We Are Growing: A Mo Willems’ Elephant & Piggie Like Reading! Book is written and illustrated by Laurie Keller. Young readers will enjoy the hilarious growth spurts of seven blades of grass.
The 2017 Coretta Scott King Award winning March: Book Three is written by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin. According to the Library School Journal, “In the final installment in the trilogy, Congressman Lewis concludes his firsthand account of the civil rights era. Simultaneously epic and intimate, this dynamic work spotlights pivotal moments through the lens of one who was there from the beginning.”
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