Librarian Laura Schlitz’s Latest Book on New York Times "Notable" List!


The good news about Lower School Librarian Laura Amy Schlitz’s latest masterpiece, Splendors and Glooms, keeps coming! The book is featured on the very short list of “Notable Children’s Books of 2012” in The New York Times Book Review! Click here for the complete list of books on this year’s list. And please note that Splendors and Glooms and other books written by Laura, our Newbery-medal-winning treasure, are available for purchase in the library and in the Park Store.

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