New Voices in Children’s Literature: Tassy Walden Awards Announces 2012 Winners & Finalists and Rowayton’s own Lynne Stephens Massey is the recipient for Illustrated Picture Book: Aqua Marine. Board books, picture books, chapter books and novels are many of the works submitted by authors and illustrators in Connecticut for review by a panel of experts in the field of children’s literature. Children’s books provide a forum to learn about people and places throughout the world by offering an understanding of humanity, inspiring creativity, and giving access to new ideas and concepts. The Shoreline Arts Alliance recognizes the best in children’s books with the New Voices in Children’s Literature: Tassy Walden Awards. An annual juried competition, the Tassy’s were established in 2001 to encourage and nurture the creation and publication of exceptional quality books for children by unpublished Connecticut writers and illustrators.
Archive for May 20th, 2012
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