B is for Baldwin, from the LibraryPress@UF, won silver from the Florida Book Awards

Resharing the info on the book from the LibraryPress@UF site. Super duper cool that B is for Baldwin won silver in visual arts from the Florida Book Awards! Glad to have been part of the team in making and publishing the book! And, super thankful for B is for Baldwin because it is one of the books that informed development of the LibraryPress@UF.

Congrats to all involved, especially the amazing designer and person Tracy MacKay-Ratliff! And, congrats to all, with B is for Baldwin being freely available online!

B is for Baldwin: An Alphabet Tour of the Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature

Edited by Suzan Alteri, with editorial collective Kenneth Kidd, Poushali Bhadury, and Laurie Taylor

ISBN: 9781944455118
Pub Date: 09/06/2022

The Baldwin Library of Historical Children’s Literature, part of the Special and Area Studies collection in Smathers Library at the University of Florida holds over 120,000 volumes published in Great Britain and the United States from the mid-1600s to the current moment. In addition to containing many rare and colorful books, it serves as an important research collection for scholars of children’s literature, childhood studies, and more. B is for Baldwin presents a tour of the collection via the letters of the alphabet.

B is for Baldwin: An Alphabet Tour of the Baldwin Library is freely available at https://ufdc.ufl.edu/AA00088630/00001/pdf/0. The book is also available for purchase in print.

B is for Baldwin, book cover, with the title and images from many children's books together to create a stunning new image