Today is Read Across America Day. It is celebrated to inspire the next generation of readers and to celebrate Dr. Seuss's Birthday!
Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Thursday, February 25, 2021
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Monday, February 22, 2021
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of the nineteenth century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the American Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
We are taking a look back at past recipients of this distinguished award. You can check these books out via our catalog at https://catalog.syossetlibrary.org/ or ask a children's librarian by calling 516-921-7161 ext. 211.
A Ball For Daisy by Chris Raschka (2012 Winner)
This Is Not My Hat by Jon Klassen (2013 winner)
Locomotive by Brian Floca (2014 winner)
We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom (2021 Winner)
visit http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/bookmedia/caldecottmedal/caldecottwinners/caldecottmedal for the complete list of Caldecott award winners.