185: Newbery Medalist Jerry Craft

Newbery Medalist Jerry Craft

Celebrating the first graphic novel to win the Newbery!

January 31, 2020


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This week, the American Library Association honored Jerry Craft with the Newbery Medal for his graphic novel NEW KID! To celebrate the first graphic novel to ever receive the Newbery, we're rebroadcasting our interview with Jerry from last year where he talked about his inspiration for the book and how he used real-life experiences to give authenticity to the story.

Enter to win one of the three copies of Jerry's book NEW KID! (Drawing open until midnight ET on 2/13/20.)

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Click here to download the show notes with extra resources!



Kimberly Stone
February 11, 2020

Great podcast and had some very interesting and informative material.

Kelli Panique - Assistant to Katie Davis
February 4, 2020

Rebecca - You can use the Raffecopter above to enter. Good luck!

Rebecca Paquette
February 3, 2020

Where do you register to win a free copy of Jerry Craft's book? Maybe I am too late. :(

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