Don Brown's Books for Children & Young People
DROWNED CITY wins ALA Sibert Award Honors!
Very exciting news! I’m so happy the book was well received! Hurray Drowned City!
WINNER: 2016 ORBIS PICTUS AWARD FOR DROWNED CITY
The NCTE Orbis Pictus Award was established in 1989 for promoting and recognizing excellence in the writing of nonfiction for children. The name Orbis Pictus, commemorates the work of Johannes Amos Comenius, Orbis Pictus—The World in Pictures(1657), considered to be the first book actually planned for children.
Henry & The Cannons join Storywalk in Knox, New York
“StoryWalk at Knox Town Park We recently collaborated with Friends of the Berne Library to install the second StoryWalk at the town park behind the fire station. Here the Reffe children learn about Henry Knox in “Henry and the Cannons: An Extraordinary True Story of the American Revolution” by Don Brown. Was the Town of […]