More great news for BIRD! The book is the winner (tied with another title) of the Paterson Prize for Books for Young People (from The Poetry Center at Passaic County Community College) in the Grades 4 to 6 category. The list isn’t online yet, but if you check out “Paterson Prize for Books for Young People” in a week or two, you should find it.
Congratulations also goes out to Nadirah Bell whose graduate thesis film, “Living Peterson”, was chosen as one of the 39 finalist in the New Jersey International Film Festival. It will be screening on Sunday June 7th, 2009, 7pm, $10 admission. www.njfilmfest.com*poster art by Jess Hale *poster design Yours Truly