We're excited to introduce the slate of hardworking literacy advocates, teachers, parents and book enthuasiasts–bloggers all, of course–in charge of winnowing down the nominations for our Easy Readers and Early Chapter Books category. For those who need a reminder, Easy Readers are those 6"x9" books designed specifically for children learning to read.
Panelists (Round I Judges):
Jeff Barger, NC Teacher Stuff
Terry Doherty, Children's Literacy/Reading Tub
Julie Jurgens, Hi Miss Julie!
Cynthia Lord, Cynthia Lord
Stacey Loscalzo, Stacey Loscalzo
Anastasia Suen (see category organizer)
Melissa Taylor, Imagination Soup
Judges (Round II):
Jeremy Brunaccioni, Picture Book Review, Share What You're Reading
Eric Carpenter, What We Read and What We Think
Sharon Hrycewicz, Reading Chick
Susan Kusel, Wizards Wireless
Lisa Von Drasek, EarlyWord Kids