Miss Brook Loves Books wins 2011 ReadBoston Favorite “Read-A-Loud”!


Books and scholars

From the Boston Globe

By Mark Shanahan & Meredith Goldstein Globe Staff / May 4, 2011

“A panel of locals chose their favorite “read aloud book’’ of the year yesterday on behalf of ReadBoston. The winner was “Miss Brooks Loves Books (and I Don’t)’’ by Barbara Bottner and illustrated by Michael Emberley, which was chosen from 400 entries. Panelists included Stacey Lucchino, Boston College Athletic Director Gene DeFilippo, literary agent Ike Williams, and Boston Schools Superintendent Carol Johnson. . . .LL Cool J will be in town tomorrow to speak at the luncheon for Northeastern University’s Torch Scholars Program.”  © Copyright 2011 Globe Newspaper Company.