Anderson's 2012 Mock Newbery & Sibert Award Winners

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Anderson’s Bookshops Mock Newbery 2012


DivergentAnd the Winner is:
Divergent by Veronica Roth

Honor Books:
Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
The Unwanteds by Lisa McMann
The Emerald Atlas by John Stephens
The Aviary by Kathleen O’Dell
Between Shades of Gray
by Ruta Septys



Anderson’s Bookshops Mock Newbery 2012


How_They_CroakedAnd the Winner is:
How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous by Georgia Bragg

Honor Books:
Nurse, Soldier, Spy: The Story of Sarah Edmonds, a Civil War Hero by Marissa Moss
Tom Thumb: The Remarkable True Story of a Man in Miniature by George Sullivan
Harry Houdini: Legend of the World’s Greatest Escape Artist by Janice Weaver
Silk & Venom: Searching For a Dangerous Spider by Kathryn Lasky
Can We Save the Tiger? by Martin Jenkins


Thanks to our 1017 student readers who read 5323 books! Kudos to the students at Cass Junior High who averaged 13 books and Kennedy Junior High who averaged 11 books per reader! As usual, you did a fantastic job! It couldn’t have been done without the support of the teachers and librarians of our participating schools. Our sincere thanks! Cass SD 63: Cass Jr. High; Deerfield SD 109: Shepard Middle School; Downers Grove SD 58: Henry Puffer School, Herrick Middle School, Meadowview Elementary School; Glen Ellyn SD 41: Monroe Middle School; Hinsdale SD 181: Clarendon Hills Middle School, Hinsdale Middle School; SD 54: Lincoln Prarie School; Indian Prairie SD 204: Crone Middle School; Hill Middle School; Naperville SD 203: Jefferson Jr. High, Kennedy Jr. High, Lincoln Jr. High, Madison Jr. High, Washington Jr. High; Orland SD 135: Orland Junior High; Plainfield SD 202: Timber Ridge Middle School; Notre Dame School, Clarendon Hills .

Thanks to our 646 student readers who read 3111 books. As usual, you did a fantastic job!
It couldn’t have been done without the support of the teachers and librarians of our participating schools. Our sincere thanks! Naperville SD 203: Jefferson Jr. High, Plainfield SD 202: Timber Ridge Middle School, Valley View SD 365U: Brooks Middle School; A. Vito Martinez Middle School