Conference Proceeding: Behind the Scenes of the Sydney Taylor Awards

Go behind the scenes of the Sydney Taylor Book Award committee! The first part of this 2-part session featured the winning authors and illustrators in attendance. The second part offers a revealing discussion of the criteria the committee uses to evaluate books. Get new insight into the positive merits to the winners, honors and notables and discover other noteworthy titles for your collections and classrooms. The committee will be sharing practical tips to share these books with your students and programming ideas. The two segments were recorded as two separate podcasts (see below).