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Covering the Newbery (#74): Walk Two Moons

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1995: Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech

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My Re-do:

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Up next week: The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman

(Source Image: “illustration in the market” by Corey Schmitz

About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.


  1. I much prefer yours!