Mikis is thrilled when his grandfather buys a new donkey, but soon begins to worry that he is overworking the animal.
Batchelder Award 2015
Most oustanding book in translation
This award honors Mildred L. Batchelder, a former executive director of the Association for Library Service to Children, a believer in the importance of good books for children in translation from all parts of the world. Awarded to an American publisher for outstanding children's books originally published in a foreign language in a foreign country, and subsequently translated into English.
Award Web Site: Batchelder Award
A grandmother shares the story of her experiences in WWII with her grandchild in this graphic novel for young readers.