Covering the Newbery (#11): Waterless Mountain
Another Monday, another Newbery cover gets redone. I’m attempting to freshen up each and every Newbery winner, you see, starting at the start and working my way up to modern times. How did things turn out this go-round? Let’s have a look…
1932: Waterless Mountain by Laura Adams Armer
Side by Side:
Verdict: It looks updated, but still could use a bit of excitement I think. What say you?
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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