Yes, we know that they were announced last January, but we finally have reviews in our database for all the 2015 Newbery books. (Hey, it was a busy year here at Compass Book Ratings!) The selections were an unconventional lot, but our reviewer loved them all. So, while you are waiting for the announcement of the 2016 Newbery later this month, you can read up on last year’s winners.
2015 Newbery Winner
This book is technically in verse, but you won’t notice. A great guy read with an engaging plot, this novel has won other awards like the Coretta Scott King Award. Check out the full review in our database.
2015 Newbery Honor Books
This book is a graphic novel the looks at what it means to have a hearing disability.
This is another book in verse that has received multiple awards. It is also non-fiction; the story of the author’s childhood and what it was like to grow up during the civil rights movement.