Sunday, March 01, 2009

Reading Roundup February 2009

By the Numbers
Teen: 18
Tween: 9
Children: 13

Standouts
Teen: The White Darkness by Geraldine McCaughrean
Tween: Genesis Alpha by Rune Michaels
Children: Deep and Dark and Dangerous: A Ghost Story by Mary Downing Hahn

Because I Want To Awards
Coolest Nonfiction: Where in the Wild?: Camouflaged Creatures Concealed ... and Revealed by David Schwartz
Favorite Retelling: Cinder Edna by Ellen Jackson
Neatest Structure: Stealing Home: Jackie Robinson: Against the Odds by Robert Burleigh

1 comment:

Kim Kasch said...

18 Teen books in one short month - OMG - now I feel like a total slacker.

Did you read The Graveyard Book? I have a post on my blog about that one. I thought it was great and was pleased it got The Newberry Award.