Waiting for Winter – ALA 2010 Notable Children’s Book
Posted January 26, 2010on:
Just announcement, Kane Miller’s WAITING FOR WINTER an ALA 2010 Notable Children’s Book!!!
Waiting for Winter. By Sebastian Meschenmoser. Illus. by the author. Kane Miller, $15.99 (9781935279044).
First squirrel, then hedgehog, and finally bear wait anxiously for winter to appear as they mistake several white and wet and cold and soft objects for snow.
Available to order now.
“Each year a committee of the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best in children’s books. According to the Notables Criteria, “notable” is defined as: Worthy of note or notice, important, distinguished, outstanding. As applied to children’s books, notable should be thought to include books of especially commendable quality, books that exhibit venturesome creativity, and books of fiction, information, poetry and pictures for all age levels (birth through age 14) that reflect and encourage children’s interests in exemplary ways.”