This time of year is my favorite as anticipation mounts for the American Library Association's Youth Media Award announcements. One of those, the Caldecott, has been awarded to illustrators of picture books since 1938. Background & Criteria The Caldecott is named after Randolph Caldecott, an … [Read more...] about 2018 Caldecott to be Announced February 12!
I am overly excited about my USPS stamp options this year for holiday cards! (Seriously.) That's because one choice honors a beloved classic children's book: The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats. The forever stamps were issued on October 4, 2017. The Importance of The Snowy Day Published in 1962, this … [Read more...] about A classic children’s book on a USPS forever stamp