Covering the Newbery (#16) Roller Skates
After a brief Spring Break hiatus, my weekly attempt at Newbery spruce-ification continues. 73 to go.
Seventy three Newbery covers on the wall, seventy three Newbery covers…
1937: Roller Skates by Ruth Sawyer
Side by Side:
Verdict: A nice update, but I’m not sure the kid appeal is there.
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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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