The finalists are out! Watch them all here; browse Booklist's Daniel Kraus's favourites here.
My current favourites are The Hidden Alphabet – Laura Vaccaro Seeger and How Did You Get This Number? – Sloane Crosley.
You had me at "He let me borrow his Trapper Keeper," Sloane....!
I needed that mental break. I just got off of a very, very upsetting phone call ("Whaaa? Nobody told me! Ok, I will just re-do 5 months of work.... No worries!").
I think it's time for lunch. It's only 2:17 pm.