Thursday, February 6, 2014

2014 Orbis Pictus Award Announced

Congratulations to Jen Bryant and Melissa Sweet winners of the 2014 Orbis Pictus Award for A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin.

The Orbis Pictus Award is an annual award promoting and recognizing excellence in the writing of nonfiction for children.

The Orbis Pictus Committee also named five honor books. The San Antonio Public Library's Orbis Pictus Guide provides links to all of these, as well as past award winners.

If you are looking for some captivating nonfiction books for children, the Orbis Pictus Guide provides many excellent titles.

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