The first choice has been made. The first book has gone on to the next round. And what book was that?
Click here to read about the process that author, Jim Murphy, went through to make his decision between Deborah Heiligman's Charles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of Faith and Phillip Hoose's Claudette Colvin: Twice toward Justice.
Have you finished reading? Then, you know which book won. For everyone else, the winner is..........Charles and Emma: the Darwins' Leap of Faith by Deborah Heiligman.
Stay tuned for tomorrow's contest between The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate (YES!! YES!!) by Jacqueline Kelly and Fire by Kristin Cashore. May judge, Nancy Farmer, be led to the most sage of all decisions.