Laura Kirman becomes this spirited tween in a dynamic performance that highlights Amber’s humor, heart, and multicultural heritage.
Marianne Martens, chair, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio
Sue Conolly, Center for Teaching through Children's Books, Arlington Heights, Ill.
Suzzanne Fuchs, Bismarck, N.D.
Allison Gray, Santa Barbara Public Library System, Goleta, Calif.
Allison Knight, Dayton Metro Library, Moraine, Ohio
Hanna Lee, Batesville Public Library, Batesville, Miss.
Cecily Pilzer, Takoma Park, Md.
Mitch Self, McWhirter Elementary School, Webster, Texas
Cindy Vanderbrink, Toledo Lucas County Public Library, Toledo, Ohio