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A Sick Day for Amos McGee

Awards: American Library Association Notable Children's Books; Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year; Caldecott Medal Winner; Charlotte Zolotow Award / Honor Book; Capitol Choices Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens; CPL: Chicago Public Library Best of the Best; Illinois Monarch Award: K-3 Children's Choice Award Master List; NYPL Book for Reading and Sharing; Wisconsin Educational Media Association Golden Archer Award Master List

Recommendations: Booklist; Horn Book; Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review; School Library Journal; Washington Post Book World

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Erin Stead - Woodblock Process

Illustrator Erin Stead talks about the process of creating the artwork for her Caldecott-winning picture book, A SICK DAY FOR AMOS MCGEE. Audio compliments of TeachingBooks.net

Duration: 0:47

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