Covering the Newbery (#71): Shiloh
1992: Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Side by Side:
Verdict: I went photo, which I like to try to avoid, but this is one time where I think the kid interest would be high. As the old book cover adage goes – “when in doubt, put a dog on the cover”.
Up next week: Missing May by Cynthia Rylant
(Source Image: “Good Boy” http://flic.kr/p/d3WxrW)
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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