Jennie and Marcy discuss 1984 Newbery Medal winner Dear Mr. Henshaw by Beverly Cleary, as well as some very specific synesthesia, witchy trees, and why a Salty Dog is the perfect cocktail for this book.
Marcy and Jennie discuss 1984 Newbery Honor book Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Speare, the relative merits of cornbread toppings, and the conflicts of Native American representation in children's literature. Full show notes are available on our website at www.newberytart.com.
Marcy and Jennie discuss 1984 Newbery Honor book The Wish Giver by Bill Brittain. Full show notes (including a recipe for The Watery Pineapple, information on the National Enquirer, and recommendations for further reading) available at www.newberytart.com. Jug-a-rum!
Jennie and Marcy talk about Kathryn Lasky’s Newbery honor book Sugaring Time, as well as Julie Andrews, badly behaved horses, nonfiction literature for children, and maple syrup cocktails. Detailed show notes are available at www.newberytart.com.