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The 2022 Sydney Taylor Book Award Blog Tour

The Sydney Taylor Book Award will be showcasing its 2022 gold and silver medalists with a Blog Tour, February 7-11, 2022! Interviews with winning authors and illustrators will appear on a variety of Jewish and kidlit blogs. Interviews will appear on the dates below, and will remain available to read at your own convenience.

Below is the schedule for the 2022 Sydney Taylor Book Award Blog Tour. Please follow the links to visit the hosting blogs on or after their tour dates, and be sure to leave them plenty of comments! FYI, the interviews will also be posted on AJL’s social media.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2022

Susan Kusel and Sean Rubin, author and illustrator of The Passover Guest
Sydney Taylor Book Award in the Picture Book Category
at Out of the Box at The Horn Book

Veera Hiranandani, author of How to Find What You’re Not Looking For
Sydney Taylor Book Award in the Middle Grade Category
at Mr. Schu Reads

Aden Polydoros, author of The City Beautiful
Sydney Taylor Book Award in the Young Adult Category
at Paper Brigade Daily at The Jewish Book Council

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2022

Nancy Churnin and Bethany Stancliffe, author and illustrator of Dear Mr. Dickens
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Picture Book Category
at Good Reads with Ronna

Gordon Korman, author of Linked
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Middle Grade Category
at 100 Scope Notes at School Library Journal

E. Lockhart, author of Whistle: A New Gotham City Hero
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Young Adult Category
at A Fuse #8 Production at School Library Journal

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2022

Eugene Yelchin, author of The Genius Under the Table
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Middle Grade Category 
at Jewish Books for Kids

Jeff Gottesfeld and Michelle Laurentia Agatha, author and illustrator of The Christmas Mitzvah
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Picture Book Category
at Pragmatic Mom

Hannah Reynolds, author of The Summer of Lost Letters
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Young Adult Category
at Bookishly Jewish

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2022

Peter Sís, author of Nicky & Vera: A Quiet Hero of the Holocaust and the Children He Rescued
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Picture Book Category
at Vivian Kirkfeld’s Blog 

Leah Scheier, author of The Last Words We Said 
Sydney Taylor Honor Book in the Young Adult Category
at Kayla Reads and Reviews

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2022

Podcast Interview at The Book of Life

Blog Tour Wrap-Up at The Whole Megillah