What Does it Take to Win a Newbery?
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 559 , Segment 5
Episode: Robots Taking Jobs, Musical Medication, Virtual Reality
- May 23, 2017 11:00 pm
- 16:07 mins
Guest: Gene Nelson, Director of Provo City Library, Member of the 2017 Newbery Committee, Adjunct Professor of Elementary Education, BYU The 2017 Newbery Medal Award Winner for the best children’s book is “The Girl Who Drank the Moon” by Kelly Barnhill. The Newbery Award has been given to just under 100 books since its inception in 1922, and today we’re going to find out what it takes to win that prestigious award.