Friday, June 1, 2012

Massachusetts Children's Book Award 2012 Winners Announced!


Massachusetts Children’s Book Award
Sponsored by Salem State University


Massachusetts Children's Book Awards
2012 Winner


When You Reach Me
by Rebecca Stead

Massachusetts Children's Book Award
2012 Honor Books
(in random order)

Scat
by Carl Hiassen


Cracker! The Best Dog in Vietnam
by Cynthia Kadohata

The Gollywhopper
by Jody Feldman


Games Dying to Meet You (43 Old Cemetery Road)
by Kate Klise



Massachusetts Children’s Book Award Nominees 2012-2013


Massachusetts Children’s Book Award
Sponsored by Salem State University
Master List 2012-2013 Nominees


*Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
**The Candymakers by Wendy Mass
**The Emerald Atlas by John Stephens 
Everything for a Dog by Ann M. Martin 
Falling In by  Frances O'Roark Dowell 
The Golden Ghost by Marion Dane Bauer
**Guinea Dog by Patrick Jennings 
Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus
The Magic Thief by Sarah Prineas  

Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel by Grimes, Nikki Grimes
Mamba Point by Kurtis Scaletta 
**Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine
Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool 
Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Practicing the Piano by Peggy Gifford
My Life as a Book by Janet Tashjian 
The Night Fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
The Robe of Skulls: The First Tale from the Five Kingdoms by Vivian French
Roberto & Me by Dan Gutman
Scumble by Ingrid Law
Shooting Kabul by N.H. Senzai  
Shoot-Out by Mike Lupica
The Sixty-Eight Rooms by Marianne Malone 
Touch Blue by Cynthia Lord  

Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L. Holm



  * 2013 MCBA Winner
** 2013 MCBA Honor Books