Posts Tagged ‘ Jarrett J. Krosoczka ’

Graphic Novels Top ALA’s 2019 Youth Media Awards

February 5, 2019
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Graphic Novels Top ALA’s 2019 Youth Media Awards

The American Library Association announced its 2019 Youth Media Award winners during their annual midwinter conference, and graphic novels were among both the victors and finalists for some of these prestigious awards. Here’s a breakdown of those honored this year, as well as the honors they received. Alex Awards Honoring the 10 finest adult books…

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Hey, Kiddo Author Talks About Tough Subjects

November 8, 2018
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Hey, Kiddo Author Talks About Tough Subjects

Bestselling author, Jarrett J. Krosoczka, wrote a piece recently for The Washington Post reflecting on the value of tough subjects in kids literature. CBLDF News Blog readers know that too often complex subject matters can lead to challenges and bans on great graphic novels and books that are well-reviewed, engaging to students, and educational, but…

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