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Children's Book Awards
John Newbery Medal: Last Stop on Market Street written by Matt de la Pena and illustrated by Christian Robinson
Randolph Caldecott Medal: Finding Winnie: The True Story of the World's Most Famous Bear illustrated by Sophie Blackall and written by Lindsay Mattick
Book Review: The Hero Two Doors Down by Sharon Robinson
Release Date: January 26, 2016
Reading Level: Grade 5
This book is based on the true story of a friendship between a boy and baseball legend, Jackie Robinson.
Stephen Satlow is an 8 year old boy who loves the Dodgers and lives in Brooklyn, NY. In 1948, Jackie Robinson and his family breaks the color barrier again and moves two doors down from Steve.