Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Joanne Rocklin's ONE DAY AND ONE AMAZING MORNING ON ORANGE STREET wins 2012 Beatty Award
We are pleased to announce that ONE DAY AND ONE AMAZING MORNING ON ORANGE STREET, by Joanne Rocklin, is the 2012 John and Patricia Beatty Award winner.
Sponsored by Book Wholesalers, the Beatty Award honors the author of a distinguished book for children or young adults that best promotes an awareness of California and its people. A committee of CLA members selects the winning title from books published in the U.S. within each given year.
This award will be presented at the California Library Association’s annual conference this coming November. It will be held in San Jose, California and the author has been invited to receive it at a CLA luncheon on Saturday, November 3rd.
Please join us in congratulating Joanne on this prestigious California award!