September 4, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
We officially concluded our suggestion period on Heavy Medal. Over the past seven months readers suggested 86 2024 Newbery eligible titles. This suggestion list will guide our blog posts and discussions through the rest of the year. Starting in October, readers can nominate books that they strongly believe are Newbery contenders (more on that Wednesday). […]
August 28, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
And here goes another summer and our final suggestion piece for Heavy Medal! It’s your last time to suggest books to consider for our 2024 Mock Newbery, but don’t worry we will still be able to nominate books later in the year! Our official Heavy Medal season starts after Labor Day and Steven and I […]
August 7, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
Our running list of potential Newbery contenders has jumped to 74 titles! Check out the full list of suggestions contributed by Heavy Medal readers as we get ready for Mock Newbery discussions that will kick off in early September.
August 1, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
Read any Newbery contenders lately? Maybe a great collection of funny poems? Or a sequel to an all-time favorite? Now's the time to add your suggestions to our running list of 2024 Mock Newbery candidates on Heavy Medal.
July 10, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
With only four new titles suggested this month, Heavy Medal readers are starting to choose some favorites halfway through the publishing year. Will any of these titles win the 2024 Newbery Medal? Only time will tell.
July 3, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
We are officially halfway through the 2023 publisheg year and it's time to suggest new books for the Heavy Medal 2024 Mock Newbery,
June 13, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
We're nearly halfway through 2023 and our updated list of Heavy Medal Mock Newbery Suggestions is now up to 55 titles. Will one of these wind being chosen for the 2024 Medal?
June 5, 2023 by Steven Engelfried
Our list of books to consider for our 2024 Heavy Medal Mock Newbery stands at 38. Now's the time to add to that number by sharing your June suggestions. Add up to five titles in the comments and we'll keep building a list of the best children's books of the year.
May 8, 2023 by Emily Mroczek-Bayci
This month's Heavy Medal Mock Newbery suggestion round up brought a plethora (5) more suggestions for our now strong frontrunner SIMON SORT OF SAYS by Erin Bow, along with 14 new suggestions and love for early May publications THE ONE AND ONLY RUBY by Kate DiCamillo and A WORK IN PROGRESS by Jarrett Lerner.
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