I'm late! I'm late! For a very important post! Another correctly predicted match in the SLJ BoB. Just like Taylor ham and cheese, I'm on a roll. Whattup!?
That's right. After counting up the many ways that she loved each book, judge Franny Billingsley chose the one her child self would have chosen: Splendors and Glooms. Which, if you've read her book, Chime, makes a lot of sense. They're both dark and magical, beautiful and haunting.
Sorry Liar and Spy. You may be a sneaky peeker, but you did not win this round. Still, we'll watch our backs knowing you're out there...waiting...watching...looking to come back.
I already gave a quick and dirty prediction for the Moonbird vs. Seraphina this morning, so I won't belabor that. I chose Moonbird. And I'll post about what the judge chose tomorrow morning.
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