Saturday, June 1, 2013

Massachusetts Children's Book Award Nominees 2013-2014


Massachusetts Children’s Book Award
Sponsored by Salem State University
Master List 2013-2014 Nominees


90 Miles to Havana by Enrique Flores-Galbis
**Chomp by Carl Hiassen
Dragon Breath #1 by Ursula Vernon
Emma on Thin Icing (Cupcake Diaries) by Coco Simon 
Hero by Mike Lupica
Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai
I Survived: Hurricane Katrina, 2005 by Lauren Tarshis
**Jake and Lily by Jerry Spinelli
The Lost Children by Carolyn Cohagan
**The Lost Hero (Heroes of Olympus, Book 1) by Rick Riordan
The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curtis
The Other Half of My Heart by Sundee Tucker Frazier
*Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper
Perfect Game by Fred Bowen 
Peter Nimble and His Fantastic Eyes by Jonathan Auxier
The Red Blazer Girls: The Vanishing Violin by Michael D. Beil
Small as an Elephant by Jennifer Jacboson 
Summer of the Gypsy Moths by Sara Pennypacker
Tango: The Tale of an Island Dog by Eileen Beha
The Total Tragedy of a Girl Named Hamlet by Erin Dionne
**The Unwanteds by Lisa McMann
We the Children (Benjamin Pratt and the Keepers of the School) by Andrew Clements
World Cup by Matt Christopher
The Yggyssey: How Iggy Wondered What Happened to All the Ghosts, Found Out Where They Went, and Went There by Daniel Pinkwater


 *   2014 MCBA Winner
**  2014 MCBA Honor Books



  *  2014 MCBA Winner
**  2014 MCBA Honor books

Monday, April 1, 2013

Massachusetts Children's Book Award 2013 Winners Announced!


Massachusetts Children’s Book Award
Sponsored by Salem State University


Massachusetts Children's Book Award
2013 Winner


Because of Mr. Terupt
by Rob Buyea

Massachusetts Children's Book Award
2013 Honor Books
(in random order)



The Candymakers
by Wendy Mass

Guinea Dog
by Patrick Jennings

The Emerald Atlas
by John Stephens

Mockingbird
by Kathryn Erskine