Visit the Newbery cart in the Northport Children's Room to select Advanced Reading Copies and be the first to read books that will be published in 2017!
Newbery Club meetings
(for kids in grades 4 and up) will be held at the Northport Library:
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 7:00 p.m.
Newbery Club: Mock Election
The official Newbery Award announcement will be Monday, January 23
Our passionate readers have spoken...the winner of the
NENPL Newbery Club Mock Newbery election is:
by Lauren Wolk
The "committee" selected three honor books:
Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse
Maxi's Secrets : (or, What You Can Learn from a Dog)
by Lynn Plourde
The World from Up Here by Cecilia Galante
Club members have access to Advance Reading Copies of new books. Their reviews are published on our library website. Experienced club members can earn volunteer credit by leading book discussions and mentoring new members as they hone their reviewing skills.
Join the Newbery Book Club.
- New Books by Award Winning Authors
- Read Current Reader Reviews