Category Archives: children’s literature

ArchivesFest Sneak Peek: Historical Books

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. *PowerPoint created by Maggie Scully, student assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. Who does not like a nice book? On October 18, we are … Continue reading

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Hoosier Authors: Annie Fellows Johnston

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. As we continue our series, “Hoosier Authors”, we are continuing to examine authors who has family ties to Indiana. Our next entry hits home here in … Continue reading

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Hoosier Authors: Johnny Gruelle

*Post written by James Wethington, library assistant of the University Archives and Special Collections. After wrapping up our last blog series, “Famous Hoosiers”, many people loved learning about what Hoosiers have done to influence various industries, particularly in American literature. … Continue reading

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Annual Awards for Best in Children’s Literature

Each year during its Midwinter Conference, the American Library Association (ALA) announces winners for a number of awards for children’s literature and media, including the Newbery and Caldecott Medals.  The winners of these two highly sought-after awards are selected by separate … Continue reading

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