Covering the Newbery (#62): Dicey’s Song
We continue the march toward modern day, redoing the cover of every Newbery-winning book along the way.
1983: Dicey’s Song by Cynthia Voigt
Side by Side:
Verdict: A bit monotone, but an interesting change. The issue is short hair to long – that’s a problem.
Up next week: Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary
(Source image “Climbers” http://flic.kr/p/bnbgc7)
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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