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February 1, 2003Great news! The 2003 Newbery Award went to
****Snoopy's Guide to the Writing Life, edited by Barnaby Conrad and Monte Schulz
****The Best of Lopi, compiled by Susan Mills and Norah Gaughan
****The Slow Burn Fitness Revolution, by Frederick Hahn, Michael R. Eades, M D, and Mary Dan Eades, M D
***Bill Bryson's African Diary, by Bill Bryson
** Before the Flood, by Ian Wilson
****Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress, by Dai Sijie
Young Adult Fiction
****A Wizard Alone, by Diane Duane
****Crossing the Panther's Path, by Elizabeth Alder
****The Frog Princess, by E. D. Baker
***Once Upon a Marigold, by Jean Ferris
Children's Fiction****The Rumpelstiltskin Problem, by Vivian Vande Velde
***What a Year, by Tomie de Paola
(Fiction): ****Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen
Picture Book Pick
****Gossie & Gertie, by Olivier Dunrea
Quotation of the Week
--Snoopy, in Snoopy’s Guide to the Writing Life
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