Tomorrow morning – less than 10 hours, really – ALSC and ALA will announce the 2017 Youth Media Awards.
I’m not lying when I say that this is my favorite morning of the year. I *might* get a little excited. (Read: I’ve woken up my kids by cheering each of the last 3 years). This was last year:
There’s the lead-up. Waking up at 4am PST. Making tea. Prepping breakfast. Getting devices ready – phone to Tweet, iPad to photo, desktop to view the live feed. And the, the main event. The live feed. You can find it HERE: https://www.facebook.com/ILoveLibraries/
My predictions for Newbery, Caldecott & Geisel: The Wild Robot. They All Saw a Cat. Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea.
Now, to get a good night sleep. The day is almost here!