Saturday, May 13, 2017

Massachusetts Children's Book Award Nominees 2017-2018



Massachusetts Children’s Book Award
Sponsored by Salem State University
Master List 2017 Nominees



Another Day as Emily by Eileen Spinelli
The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands 
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
Coral Reefs: Cities of the Ocean: Science Comics by Maris Wicks

**Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullay Hunt
The Forbidden Stone by Tony Abbott
Full Cicada Moon by Marilyn Hilton
Greenglass House by Kate Milford
Inspector Flytrap by Tom Angelberger 
Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk by Liesl Shurtiff
The Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste
Lowriders in Space by Cathy Camper
Maps & Geography by Ken Jennings
Misadventures of the Family Fletcher by Dana Alison
**Nest by Kenneth Oppel
Nuts to You by Lynne Rae Perkins 
**Roller Girl by Victoria Jamieson
Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud
The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall

**Space Case: A Moon Base Alpha Novel by Stuart Gibbs
Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper
The Truth of Me: About a Boy, His Grandmother, and a Very Good Dog 
by Patricia MacLachan
The Turtle of Oman by Naomi Shihab Nye
*The War that Saved My Life by Kimberley Brubaker Bradley 

MCBA 2018 Winner
** MCBA 2018 Honor Books