May 25, 2015

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Pictures of the Week: The Bank Street Children’s Committee Awards; Librarians at the Broadway Musical ‘Matilda’

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Author R.J. Palacio and poet Marilyn Singer sign books at the Bank Street School following the the Bank Street Children’s Book Committee Awards. Palacio won the Josette Frank Award for Fiction for her novel Wonder (Knopf, 2012), while Singer was on hand to accept the 2013 Claudia Lewis Award for Poetry on behalf of J. Patrick Lewis for his compilation National Geographic Book of Animal Poetry (National Geographic, 2012). Photo by Daryl Grabarek.


Librarians attend the Broadway musical Matilda, based upon the Roald Dahl children’s book. From left to right, Roxanne Feldman (librarian at the Dalton School), Monica Edinger (teacher at the Dalton School), Betsy Bird (youth materials specialist at New York Public Library and SLJ blogger). Photo by Rocco Staino.


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