Kids - Books & Reading

Monarch Award2014 Bluestem Book Award Nominees

  • Edgar Allan's Official Crime Investigation Notebook by Mary Amato
  • Seaglass Summer byAnjali Banerjee
  • I Feel Better With a Frog in my Throat by Carlyn Beccia
  • Cheesie Mack is Not a Genius or Anything by Stephen Cotler
  • Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
  • The Lemonade War by Jacqueline Davies
  • Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine, & a Miracle
         by Brian Dennis, Kiby Larson and Mary Nethery
  • Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
  • A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson by Michelle Y. Green
  • Calli be Gold by Michele Weber Hurwitz
  • Bones: Skeletons and How They Work by Steve Jenkins
  • The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins: An Illuminating History of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins,
         Artist and Lecturer
    by Barbara Kerley
  • Number the Stars by Lois Lowry
  • Waiting for the Magicby Patricia MacLachlan
  • Emily's Fortune by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
  • Wonder by R.J. Palacio
  • Clementine by Sara Pennypacker
  • Knights of the Kitchen Table by Jon Scieszka
  • Pie by Sarah Weeks
  • Little Wolf's Book of Badness by Ian Whybrow



Click here to see the results of the 2013 vote.