Saskatchewan Children's Writers' Round Robin

Dancing in My Bones wins 2010 Moonbeams Spirit Award!

Moonbeam Children's Book Award logo

Moonbeam Children’s Book Award logo

Congratulations to Anne Patton and Wilfred Burton, whose book Dancing in My Bones has won a Moonbeams Spirit Award!

The awards are administered by the Independent Publishers, who say:

“The Moonbeam Children’s Book Awards  are intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children’s books and their creators, and to support childhood literacy and life-long reading. The Awards recognize and reward the best of these books and bring them to the attention of parents, booksellers, librarians – and to children themselves.

The cause of promoting childhood literacy knows no boundaries, and the award winners illustrate that point well, coming not only from long-established publishers and university presses, but from small presses, foundations, museums, and self-published entrepreneurs.”

The Moonbeam Spirit Award is given “for dedication to children’s literacy and inspired writing, illustrating and publishing.”

Now Anne and Wilfred have another reason to dance!

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2 comments on “Dancing in My Bones wins 2010 Moonbeams Spirit Award!

  1. Lorie Parsons
    November 3, 2010

    great book for children!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Tracey Wildman
    November 3, 2010

    Congratulations Uncle Wilfred and Anne, this is well deserved!

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