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.

Back to The Latest


Related Posts

Park’s Fourth Grade Receives December Chick-fil-A Everyday Heroes Award

More than 50 years ago, Brenda Walsh and Willa Bickham opened Viva House on South Mount Street in Sowebo (Southwest Baltimore) — a “simple Catholic Worker house of hospitality and...

Lower School Librarian Laura Amy Schlitz Publishes 9th Children’s Book

Newbery Award-winning author and Park Lower School librarian Laura Amy Schlitz publishes her ninth children’s book this month. Amber and Clay, available March 9, blends verse, prose, and illustrated archaeological...

Lower School Librarian Laura Amy Schlitz’s New Book Released

Park School librarian Laura Amy Schlitz’s latest book, The Hired Girl, was released on Tuesday September 8, 2015. This is Laura’s seventh children’s book; in 2008 she won the Newbery Medal...