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Heavy Medal: A Mock Newbery Blog
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Poll #1 is Open!

Welcome to the Heavy Medal Mock Newbery online ballot! We have no idea how well this is going to work, what kind of a response we’ll get, or how exactly to interpret results until we get them, but we’re going to give it a shot. Thanks to everyone for plugging along, and apologies to those [...]

Best Books Revisited

The Cybils shortlists were announced today.  Talk about wild cards!  I think many of these shortlists have so many wild cards that it begins to undermine them as a representation of the best of anything.  And before you begin to flame me, dear Cybilians, note the word begins. The Bulletin Blue Ribbons were also released [...]