Anna and the Swallow Man
Awards & Recognition Librarians react: ANNA AND THE SWALLOW MAN named 2017 Odyssey Award Winner

What an exciting morning for book lovers everywhere. The ALA Youth Media Awards are perhaps the most highly-anticipated part of January’s annual ALA Midwinter conference. And this morning in Atlanta, winners of the Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, Printz Award, and the other prestigious ALA Awards were announced. Listening Library is thrilled to publish the 2017 Odyssey Award Winner for Excellence in Audiobook Production, ANNA AND THE SWALLOW MAN by Gavriel Savit, read by Allan Corduner, and produced by Orli Moscowitz. And what fun to see the live reactions from librarians and listeners who loved (or can’t wait to hear) this extraordinary audiobook. Check them out below—and be sure to check out this audiobook at your library!

Thanks to the hardworking Odyssey Committee! There they are in this great photo shared by ALSC. Love the t-shirts!

And congratulations to audiobook producer Orli Moscowitz who had this to say about author Gavriel Savit and narrator Allan Corduner:

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Learn more about ANNA AND THE SWALLOW MAN.
View our featured collection of 2017 ALA Award Winners on audio.
View our blog post with more ALA Award Winners.

ANNA AND THE SWALLOW MAN is also available in hardcover and ebook from Knopf Books for Young Readers. Paperback coming March 2017.

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