2018 Contenders

Ah yes, and so my reading begins for 2018.  Which books will connect the world next year?

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Picture Book Author Study:

Pat Zietlow Miller

Josh Funk

Dan Santat

Julie Flett

Early Readers:

Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman

A Boy Called Bat by Elena K. Arnold

The Unicorn Rescue Society by Adam Gidwitz

Middle Grade:

Orphan Island by Laurel Snyder

Three Pennies by Melanie Crowder

Restart by Gordon Korman

Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan

The Red Bandanna by Tom Rinaldi

Refugee by Alan Gratz

Rump by Liesl Shurtliff 

Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed


Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

Bronx Masquerade by Nikki Grimes

Moxie: A Novel by Jenifer Mathieu

Love, Hate and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed