January 25, 2024 by Steven Engelfried
The 2024 Newbery season is completed. We'll start building our list of title for the 2025 Newbery on Heavy Medal starting in early March.
January 10, 2024 by Steven Engelfried
As we near the end of our Mock Newbery book discussion phase, here's a quick look ahead, including our Reader's Poll, the Final Five, and the Live Mock Newbery Webinar.
December 8, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
Do you love children’s literature? Is Heavy Medal bookmarked on your computer Do you dream of being on the Newbery Committee one day? If you answered yes to any of those questions, consider joining the 2024 Heavy Medal Award Committee!
December 6, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
Help us finalize our Heavy Medal Book List by taking our "Narrow-It-Down Poll." Your votes on this year's possible Newbery Medal contenders will help us develop our final Mock Newbery list of 12-15 titles.
December 1, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
The newly revised Newbery Manual came out a few months ago. We highlight some key changes and how they affect the work of the Newbery Committee (and Mock Newbery groups like Heavy Medal)
November 26, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
Now is the time to submit your final nominations for the 2024 Heavy Medal Mock Newbery Award.
November 22, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
Registration is now open for our Heavy Medal webcast on Friday January 19th.
February 3, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
With the announcement of FREEWATER as the 2023 Newbery Medal winner, our Mock Newbery season is complete. Help us plan next year with our Readers' Feedback Poll and take a look at our early list of possible contenders for the 2024 Newbery Award.
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