Fuse #8 is looking for your top ten middle-grade children’s books of all time. She’s compiling another list along the lines of her Top Ten Picture Books Poll from last year:
Vote for your top ten middle grade books of all time (not just this year or last year) by 11:59 Eastern on January 31, 2010. This will NOT include young adult books (for kids 13 and up) or early readers (like Mr. Putter and Tabby or Frog and Toad Are Friends).
More details here. My brain is spinning at the notion of picking out a top ten—ranked, no less. The card catalog in my mind is flipping and riffling, cards flying everywhere. I’ll think about it, but already I feel the option paralysis setting in…
If you are more decisive, Betsy Bird would love to hear from you.
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