Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Chinese Whispers and Benji Franklin nominated for 2015 Digital Book Awards

The Digital Book Awards celebrate excellence in digital publishing. The awards gala will be held this coming January in New York City. This year, Chinese Whispers by Pulitzer Prize winning poet John Ashbery was nominated under Adult Fiction.  Per the Poetry Foundation “John Ashbery is recognized as one of the greatest twentieth century American Poets. He has won nearly every major American Award for poetry.”

In the children’s ebooks category, Benji Franklin: Kid Zillionaire by Raymond Bean was nominated. Intended for the 7-11 age group, they are charming and humorous books about a young boy who invents things and learns the responsibility of money .


These titles are available for downloading through your library website on the Freading database.