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Jerry Craft
Author/Illustrator of NY York Times bestselling and Kirkus Award winning graphic novel, "New Kid." Thank you all!
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Readings 5h
The 2020 winners of the Caldecott, Newbery & Printz awards have been announced! For the first time, a graphic novel–New Kid by –has won the coveted Newbery Medal
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Tony Weaver Jr. 15h
Shoutout to my mentors and taking home big awards today! History makers paving the way for graphic novels and their legitimacy. Plus they’re really kind people. Sending you all love and appreciation today.
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Jerry Craft 4h
Replying to @chaplain
Not yet, but hopeful! 💕
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Michelle Hernandez 4h
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Jerry Craft 4h
New Kid is "Respectful of its child audience, it explores friendship, race, class and bullying in a fresh and oftentimes humorous manner. It is simply put a 'distinguished contribution to American literature
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Hudson Book Festival 17h
Happy to announce that has also won the Coretta Scott King (Author) Book Award for New Kid! So many congratulations!
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Esra Acet Murray 17h
Incredibly excited about New Kid winning the This goes to show how far along graphics novels have come. Here's a guest post that has written about the novel and his experience reading graphic novels as a kid:
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Denise Howe 17h
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Pamela Kramer Jan 26
Love this article by on the importance of reading -- anything and especially including comics and graphic novels. And if you haven't read New Kid, it's amazing.
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Kate Narita Jan 26
is generous with his time. He took time to Skype with our book club about his creative process.
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Jerry Craft Jan 25
Look, I’m working on it right now in the airport! And I’m so focused, I don’t even remember when my flight is!
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Jerry Craft Jan 25
I am?... Oh right, I am. 💕💕💕
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Kirsten Foti, M.Ed.T Jan 25
is writing a follow up to New Kid!
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Jerry Craft Jan 25
LOVE those photos!!!
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kate mccue-day Jan 25
I would love an extra copy of New Kid , can't have enough, and new copies of The Last Last Day of Summer and The Prince and the Dressmaker. all books that "disappear" regularly.
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Jerry Craft Jan 25
Replying to @NapaBookmine @NapaCOE
This photo made my day!💕💕💕
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Nancy Steineke Jan 25
Jerry Craft, author of NEW KID, tells the graphic story of his childhood reading life! Great model for kids to tell their reading life stories.
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Project LIT Community Jan 25
Time for another GIVEAWAY. RT and reply with three titles that you’d love to share with students! Happy reading! 📚❤️
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Jerry Craft Jan 25
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Julie McClure Jan 24
Author came to Napa Co. Reads event to talk about his great book New Kid. Love to see those middle schoolers proudly cradling their books!
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