Friday, January 25, 2013

Nice email from the Sydney Taylor Book Award Committee

Dear Julie,

 It is my pleasure to inform you The Sydney Taylor Book Award Committee has chosen Sadie and the Big Mountain as a Notable book in the Younger Readers Category for 2013. Mazel Tov!

 The Sydney Taylor Book Award honors new books for children and teens that exemplify the highest literary standards while authentically portraying the Jewish experience. The award memorializes Sydney Taylor, author of the classic All-of-a-Kind Family series and is presented annually by the Association of Jewish Library. More information about the Sydney Taylor Book Award can be found at www.sydneytaylorbookaward.org