Welcome back to EBYR All Over, a Friday roundup of all the EBYR-related news, reviews, interviews, and other interesting online content we can gather in a given week.
News from EBYR & Elsewhere
- Kiss the Book, which publishes kidlit reviews from librarians, recommended One Big Family for end-of-summer reading.
- Dionna Mann highlighted The Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch in a blog post about “Beautiful Biographies for Young Readers.” Mann calls the book a “beautifully-illustrated picture-book biography,” and says that illustrator Don Tate “knows how to illuminate hope on every page.”
- Publishers Weekly published an obituary for Brian Wildsmith, a beloved author and illustrator whose EBYR titles included The Easter Story, Exodus, and Joseph.
- Mikis and the Donkey, which won an award for translation, was featured in the IBBY Honor Books presentation (see 12:19 of the video below). You can also find the original Norwegian edition of Samira and the Skeletons (see 7:40).
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