Children’s Crown Award Nominees Announced

“The mission of the Children’s Gallery, the Children’s Crown, and the Lamplighter Awards is to encourage elementary and junior high students to read wholesome and uplifting books by providing lists each year of the best literature.” Learn more about the program.

Highlights at each age-range include…

K-2 Crown Gallery Nominees: Merry Christmas, Merry Crow by Kathi Appelt, illustrated by Jon Goodell (Harcourt)(author interview).

6-8 Lamplighter Award Nominees: Project Mulberry by Linda Sue Park (Clarion)(author interview).