Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Massachusetts Children's Book Award Nominees 2016-2017

Click on any title below to find activities, resources and learn more about that book!


Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff


Anton and Cecil, Book 1: Cats at Sea by Lisa and Valerie Martin

Bliss by Kathryn Littlewood

Book Scavenger by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman

The Buddy Files: The Case of the School Ghost by Dori Hillestad Butler

El Deafo by Cece Bell


The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm

I Survived: The Great Chicago Fire, 1871 by Lauren Tarshis



No Ordinary Day by Deborah Ellis

Out of Bounds by Fred Bowen

Poached by Stuart Gibbs

Quinny and Hopper by Adriana Brad Schanen


A Snicker of Magic by Natalie Lloyd

Sophia’s War: A Tale of the Revolution by Avi


The Time Fetch by Amy Herrick

Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer by Kelly Jones

The Water Castle by Megan Frazer Blakemore

The Witch’s Boy  by Kelly Barnhill

Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom (Heroes in Training) by Joan Holub