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This presentation introduces the 2013 Notable Books for a Global Society basic list. This list is sponsored by The Children's Literature and Reading Special Interest Group of the International Reading …

This presentation introduces the 2013 Notable Books for a Global Society basic list. This list is sponsored by The Children's Literature and Reading Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association.

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  • 1.
  • 2. Criteria for selection Part I :Meet one or more criteria from this section• Portray cultural accuracy and authenticity ofcharacters in terms of:(a) physical characteristics(b) intellectual abilities and problem solvingcapabilities (c) leadership and cooperativedimensions(d) social and economic status• Be rich in cultural details
  • 3. • Honor and celebrate diversity as well ascommon bonds in humanity;• Provide in-depth treatment of cultural issues;• Include characters within a cultural group or betwetwo or more cultural groups who interact substantiveand authentically;• Include members of a “minority” group for a purposother than filling a “quota.”
  • 4. Part IIMeetALLcriteria from this section• Invite reflection, critical analysis, and respon• Demonstrate unique language or style• Meet generally-accepted criteria of quality for the genre in which they are written• Have an appealing format and be of enduring quality
  • 5. Picture Books
  • 6. Alain Serres From the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1989Groundwood Books
  • 7. “I have the rightto go to schoolwithout having to pay,so that I can learnhow birdsor planesor poppy seeds fly.”
  • 8. Emily HaynesChronicle Books Sanjay Patel
  • 9. Emily HaynesChronicle Books Sanjay Patel
  • 10. Olivier TallecEnchanted Lion Books
  • 11. Susan L. RothAndKaren Leggett Abouraya Dial Publishers
  • 12. Jan. 25, 2011
  • 13. Jennifer LanthierFitzhenry& Whiteside
  • 14. Jacqueline WoodsonNancy Paulsen Books/Penguin Group Publishers
  • 15. Graphic Novel
  • 16. Lila Quintero WeaverUniversity of Alabama Press
  • 17. ZeinaAbirachedGraphic Universe/ Lerner Imprint
  • 18. A Game of Swallows: To Die, To Leave, To Return Civil War in Beirut, Lebanon 1980’s
  • 19. Fiction
  • 20. Sonia Manzano Pura Belpre HonorScholastic Press Book
  • 21. Martine LeavittFarrar, Straus, & Giroux
  • 22. Grace LinLittle Brown Publishers
  • 23. Dr. Carol PeacockViking Press
  • 24. DaughtersElizabethandKatherine
  • 25. Eliot SchreferScholastic Press
  • 26. Gwenyth SwainCalkins Creek/Boyds Mill Press
  • 27. Elizabeth StewartAnnick Press
  • 28. Feb. 3, 2006: Members of the states House ofRepresentatives approved a Senate resolution onWednesday that expressed "deepest sympathy" for thedescendents of Louie Sam.
  • 29. Margi Preus Publishing
  • 30. ErlingStorrusten “The Potato Spy”
  • 31. Elizabeth E. WeinDoubleday Canada
  • 32. Biography
  • 33. Leda Schubert Orbis Pictus AwardFlash Point Books/Macmillan Imprint
  • 34. VaundaMicheaux Nelson R. Gregory Christie and VaundaLerner Publishing Co.
  • 35.
  • 36. Andrea Davis & Brian PinkneyHyperion 2013 Coretta Scott King Winner
  • 37. Benjamin Banneker Thurgood MarshallFrederick Douglass Jackie RobinsonW.E.B. DuBois Martin Luther King, Jr.Booker T. Washington Malcolm XA. Philip Randolph Barack Obama
  • 38. Poetry
  • 39. Jill CorcoranKane Miller Publisher
  • 40. Dreaming + Action = ChangePoems about:Sylvia Mendez Nicholas Cobb Father Gregory Boyle Anne FrankJonas Salk Jean-Michael Basquiat Michelle Kwan Ashley Bryan Temple GrandinMartha Graham Georgia O’Keefe Christa McAuliffe Steven Spielberg Chad Hurley/Steve Chen/Jawed Karim (YouTube co-founders)
  • 41. Info on Georgia O’Keefe
  • 42. Cynthia GradyMichele Wood Eerdmans Publishing
  • 43. Cotton Boll I need the music of my forebears from Afrik, but take the mending to my lap And work beside the Missus’ chair. A spell Of quiet sewing, restful breath – it soothe My soul, dangling by a thread that been spun Like cotton fiber grown and pinched on this Hell place. Before I know, I’m rocking with the rhythm of the stitching, humming low The melody of “Gilead.” A balm For hunger, sorrow, heartache, yes, he is.A healing ointment found in Gilead on the eastern shore of the Jordan River was socurative that it was equal in worth to salt, a precious commodity in ancient times …
  • 44. Non-Fiction
  • 45. Deborah Ellis Groundwood Books
  • 46.
  • 47. J.L. PowersSeventeen writers contributeessays about how they becameadults in times of war.Essays focus on modern historybut take no sides. Vietnam fromboth sides. Bosnia. The Gulf War.Rwanda. Juárez. El Salvador. Thelist goes on and on. There are nowinners, just the survivors leftbehind. Picking up the pieces. CincoPuntos Press
  • 48. Cynthia LevinsonPeachtree Publishers Orbis Pictus Honor book
  • 49. Audrey Hendricks Arnetta StreeterJamesStewart Washington Booker
  • 50. Questions?Comments?