That's it -- the whole enchilada. Whew.
1. The Higher Power of Lucky - Susan Patron
2. Shadow of a Bull - Maia Wojciechowska
3. It's Like This, Cat - Emily Cheney Neville
4. Shane - Jack Schaeffer
Page count: 592
I wish I could manage the whole 24 hours. Are those days behind me? I like to think that I just haven't stumbled onto the answer yet. Maybe next time.
In October, I plan to make another -- bigger -- Newbery stack, because it really worked well for me. The books are of excellent quality, they aren't very long and I'm plugging all the gaps in my knowledge about children's literature.
I always think, at the end, that I'll spend all my time reading the next time, but I have this compulsion to see what everyone else is reading and snacking on, so I'll probably do some cheering again.
Okay, the brain now feels like an empty house with the windows up and the door left standing open and the eyeballs feel like they were left on the grill, so I'll say goodnight.