2013 Wilde Awards for Picture Books

December 30, 2013

Like most people, I have holiday traditions. Every year I bake biscotti for adult friends, wrap up book gifts for children, and share the Wilde Awards. Sixteen years ago, I gave 3 minute radio commentaries on WUNC, Chapel Hill’s local read more »

2013 Wilde Awards for Longer Books

This year I realized once again the importance of awards, reviews and independent booksellers.  Otherwise, amidst the clutter of celebrity books, movie and TV tie-ins how can parents and teachers discover the books that have genuine merit, ones that will read more »