Here Are Your Nominees:
We are pleased to announce the 2016 nominees. Voting for the 2016 awards will begin on September 1st, 2016.
Just a Duck? by Carin Bramsen (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2015)
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole by Mac Barnett, illus. by Jon Klassen (Candlewick, 2014)
Please, Mr. Panda by Steve Antony (Scholastic, 2014)
The Adventures of Beekle: The Unimaginary Friend by Dan Santat (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2014)
Biscuit Loves the Library by Alyssa Satin Capucilli, illus by Pat Schories (HarperCollins, 2014)
The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm (Random House Books for Young Readers, 2014)
How to Speak Dolphin by Ginny Rorby (Scholastic, 2015)
Tales From a Not-So-Happily Ever After (Dork Diaries #8) by Rachel Renee Russell (Aladdin, 2014)
Moving Target by Christina Diaz Gonzalez (Scholastic, 2015)
Fuzzy Mud by Louis Sachar (Delacorte Books for Young Readers, 2015)
The Sword of Summer (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard #1) by Rick Riordan (Disney-Hyperion, 2015)
The Crossover by Kwame Alexander (HMH Books for Young Readers, 2014)
Everblaze (Keeper of the Lost Cities #3) by Shannon Messenger (Aladdin, 2014)
Convergence (The Zodiac Legacy: #1) by Stan Lee, Stuart Moore & Andie Tong (Disney Press, 2015)
Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt (Nancy Paulsen Books/Penguin, 2015)
Four: A Divergent Collection by Veronica Roth (Katherine Tegen Books, 2014)
I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson (Dial Books, 2014)
The Shadow Prince (Into the Dark #1) by Bree Despain (Carolrhoda Lab, 2014)
The Infinite Sea (The 5th Wave #2) by Rick Yancey (G. P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers, 2014)
The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West (HarperTeen, 2015)
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