Just a FLASH of insights, ideas and news for you …
The Chatter begins….
It is September…and the chatter is beginning about the potential books in the running for the Newbery and Caldecott …. http://blogs.slj.com/afuse8production/2015/09/21/newbery-caldecott-2016-fall-prediction-edition/ May the best title WIN!
Someday my Printz will Come!
Can you hear me singing?! This ‘seasonal blog’ has begun postings for 2016 Printz race…. http://blogs.slj.com/printzblog/2015/09/09/kicking-things-off-and-a-list/
Calling the Caldecott
And, yet…more chatter on the Caldecott…the Horn Book magazine’s seasonal blog is open and the ‘what I hope will be discussed by the committee has begun. http://www.hbook.com/2015/09/blogs/calling-caldecott/on-the-radar/#_
Any titles you, passionately want to see win?!
And, on the eBook front…..
Early Word quotes the NYT’s reporting that eBook sales are dropping off! A quirk? A trend? A minor hiccup? No ones knows! But, interesting to watch! http://www.earlyword.com/2015/09/23/ebooks-just-another-format/
All my best…
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