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December 13, 2018

Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History is a picture book biography by Walter Dean Myers telling about how Frederick Douglass made decisions that changed his own life and gave him influence that made his voice like a lion's roar.

Happy Reading!

—Sondra Eklund

by Oliver Sacks

The Book of Joy
by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu
with Douglas Abrams

Frederick Douglass
by Walter Dean Myers
illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Animal Ark
photographs by Joel Sartore
words by Kwame Alexander
with Mary Rand Hess and Deanna Nikaido

The Death of Mrs. Westaway
by Ruth Ware
read by Imogen Church

by Andy Weir
performed by Rosario Dawson

Unicorn on a Roll
by Dana Simpson

The Gallery
by Laura Marx Fitzgerald

The Poppy Seed Cakes
by Margery Clark
with illustrations by Maud and Miska Petersham

Dark Energy
by Robison Wells

This Savage Song
by Victoria Schwab

A Small Thing... But Big
by Tony Johnston
pictures by Hadley Hooper

Buddy and Earl Go Exploring
by Maureen Fergus
pictures by Corey Sookocheff

“To give those librarians, who make it their life work to serve children's reading interests, an opportunity to encourage good writing in this field.”

—Frederic Melcher, in his agreement to establish the Newbery Medal, 1922