Covering the Newbery (#55): The Grey King
The weekly cover red0-athon known as Covering the Newbery continues today with the fourth book in a beloved fantasy series. Just for kicks, lets look at a few of the covers that have graced The Grey King over the years:
1976: The Grey King by Susan Cooper
Side by Side:
Verdict: Definitely a little more somber, but a bit more modern too.
Up next week: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
(Source image: “Vida de perros” http://flic.kr/p/3rXEAP)
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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