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DECEMBER 2015 NEWSLETTER

Mock Caldecott: Wednesday, December 9

Join us at Miguel's Cocino in 4S Ranch (10514 Craftsman Way, San Diego, 92127) at 6:30 pm for our mock Caldecott. We are considering the following 8 titles.


WAITING by Kevin Henkes

SUPERTRUCK by Stephen Savage

DROWNED CITY by Don Brown

A FINE DESSERT by Emily Jenkins

IN A VILLAGE BY THE SEA by Muon Van

LEO: A GHOST STORY by Mac Barnett

BIG BEAR, LITTLE CHAIR by Liz Boyd


Please contact me if you plan to attend.

Mock Newbery: Wednesday, December 16

Join us at Miguel's Cocino in 4S Ranch (10514 Craftsman Way, San Diego, 92127) at 6:30 pm for our mock Caldecott. We are considering the following 9 titles.


ECHO by Pam Munoz Ryan

GONE CRAZY IN ALABAMA by Rita Williams-Garcia

THE HIRED GIRL by Laura Amy Schlitz

DROWNED CITY by Don Brown

MOST DANGEROUS by Steve Sheinkin

GOODBYE STRANGER by Rebecca Stead

MY SENECA VILLAGE by Marilyn Nelson

RHYTHM RIDE by Andrea Davis Pinkney

ROLLER GIRL by Victoria Jamieson


Please contact me if you plan to attend.

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