Thursday, June 26, 2008

Carnegie and Greenaway announcement

The Carnegie and Kate Greenaway medals have been announced. Guy Dammann reports for the Guardian, "Philip Reeve has won the 2008 Carnegie Medal for children's books with his searching re-examination of one of England's national legends, Here Lies Arthur. Emily Gravett, meanwhile, has won the Kate Greenaway Medal for the second time in three years with her latest illustrated tale, Little Mouse's Big Book of Fears."