Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt’s Treasured Books

Title: Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books Author: Roth, Susan and Karen Leggett Abouraya ; Roth, Susan (illus.) Genre: North Africa / Egypt / Libraries / CABA Winner Publisher: Dial Release Date: 2012 Source: ISBN 978-0-8037-3747-1 Text and illustrations describe how Egypt’s students, librarians, and demonstrators gathered around the Library of Alexandria in…

Desmond and the Very Mean Word: A Story of Forgiveness

Title: Desmond and the Very Mean Word: A Story of Forgiveness Author: Tutu, Desmond & Abrams, Douglas Carlton; Ford, A.G. (illus.) Genre: Biography, CABA Winner, Picture Book Publisher: Candlewick Press Release Date: 2013 Pages: Unpaged Source: ISBN 9780763652296 / 0763652296 While riding his new bicycle Desmond is hurt by the mean word yelled at him…