Covering the Newbery (#9): Hitty, Her First Hundred Years
In the grand tradition of “oh, why not” I am attempting to recover every Newbery-winning book from 1922 to the present. Today, we begin the 1930s…
1930: Hitty, Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field
Side by Side:
Verdict: I’m not sure about the kid appeal level of my redo. Too retro?
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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 email@example.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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