Sunday, January 27, 2008

Orbus Pictus Awards Announced

The Orbus Pictus Award has been announced by National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). The award is given to an outstanding nonfiction book for children. Each year one award is given, up to five honor books, and a list of recommended titles.


Honor books:

Muckrakers by Ann Bausum

Spiders by Nic Bishop

Venom by Marilyn Singer

Recommended list:

Living Color by Steve Jenkins

For the press release, click here.

Thanks to Franki at A Year of Reading for the link.

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