Module 5 – Going Bovine & The Land

This module covered the Printz, Belpre, and Correct Scott King awards. Going Bovine Summary: Cameron is a misfit with brilliant parents and a perfect sister. He takes to smoking weed in the bathroom and perfecting his C+ average in school. His life takes another bad turn when he gets diagnosed with mad cow disease. In … Continue reading

Module 3 – Flotsam, The Lion & the Mouse

This module covered Caldecott award winners, books that have outstanding illustrations. I found that I was drawn (pun intended) to the art of the newer winners. The two that stood out to me were Flotsam and The Lion and the Mouse. Flotsam Summary: A boy finds an old water proof camera on the beach. When … Continue reading