Covering the Newbery (#31): Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes
How’s this sound? New Monday, new cover, Newbery. Do I have a slogan there? We can put that discussion on the back burner for a minute and take a look at the latest entry in the Covering the Newbery series…
1952: Ginger Pye by Eleanor Estes
Side by Side:
Verdict: I think the redo changes the tone a bit, but I like the bold image.
(Source image: â€œNellyâ€ http://www.flickr.com/photos/doodledan/1589244390/)
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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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