In this episode of Reading the Newberys, we discuss three Newbery medal winning books. Leah chose The Trumpeter of Krakow, winner of the 1929 medal. Mandy chose The Matchlock Gun, winner of the 1942 medal, and Lauren chose The Twenty-One Balloons, winner of the 1948 medal. We also share some book news and listener feedback. Grab a glass of lemonade and some dark chocolates and listen in to our discussion!
Book News (1:59)
Social Media Questions (5:53)
What book has been on your TBR the longest? Why?
What is your favorite independent bookstore?
How do you rate books on Goodreads?
Book Discussions (26:18)
Our Next Book (1:15:51)
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Leah Clapp – https://www.instagram.com/readheadedreader/
Mandalay Parkman – https://www.instagram.com/mandymalayfauxreader/
Lauren Keen – https://www.instagram.com/jedireader1138/
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