Newest news: On Oct. 27 I’ll be signing copies of Bobs and Tweets: Trick or Tweet at a “Trick-or-Read” Halloween party sponsored by Scholastic Book Clubs and partner organizations. No, I won’t be in a costume! Perks of being a guest of honor.

August 2018

Bobs and Tweets: Trick or Tweet released! 

April 2018

Flowers for Sarajevo named a Best Children's Book of the Year for 2018 by Bank Street College of Education

March 2018:

Joint presentation with author/artist Roxie Munro for an SCBWI “Back 2 Back” event at Books are Magic. Big thanks to organizers Lisa Anchin and Pat Cummings.

“A Sneak Peek Inside Kristy Caldwell’s Studio” filmed for Scholastic Book Clubs and featured on the “Judy Newman at Scholastic” blog. Link to video feature HERE.

February 2018:

Flowers for Sarajevo chosen for CCBC Choices 2018, the annual best-of-the-year list of the Cooperative Children’s Book Center.

January 2018:

Flowers for Sarajevo chosen as a 2017 Cybil Awards finalist. (Cybils = the Children’s and Young Adult Bloggers’ Literary Awards.)