Author Archives: Ms. Vicky

Check It Out!: New Non-Fiction

Pink Is For Blobfish: Discovering the World’s Perfectly Pink Animals by Jess Keating The zoologist author of How to Outrun a Crocodile When Your Shoes Are Untied presents an introduction to some of the world’s pink-colored creatures, from monster slugs and ultra-intelligent dolphins to naked mole rats and bloated blobfish.     Glow: Animals with Their Own Night-Lights by W.H…. Read more »

Sibert Award Winners 2016

Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras written and illustrated by Duncan Tonatiuh, is the Sibert Award winner. Four – Sibert Honor Books were named: Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans written and illustrated by Don Brown, The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club by Phillip Hoose, Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My… Read more »