Nominations for the December 20 Capitol Choices agenda will be due at 11:59 PM on Thursday, December 12. Nominations for the 2014 List will still be accepted for the January 17 meeting as long as the books were published in 2013. The last date for any nominations of 2013 books will be on January 9, 2014.
When zookeeper Amos comes down with a cold, his own special charges take charge, hop the cross town bus, and gather at his bedside. A muted palette and delicate line drawings coalesce in a wistful and satisfying accompaniment to this tender tale.