E.B. White Read Aloud Awards Shortlist

April 23, 2010

Here is the shortlisted titles for the EB White Read Aloud Award.  I love the EB White Award winners and shortlisters for when teachers come in looking for a new class read aloud.  Check out the comments on these books from the committee at the Association of Booksellers for Children’s blog.

Picture Books

*14 Cows for America by Carmen Agra Deedy, illustrated by Thomas Gonzalez (Peachtree)

*Once Upon a Twice by Denise Doyen, illustrated by Barry Moser (Random House)

Princess Hyacinth (The Surprising Tale of a Girl Who Floated) by Florence Heide Parry, illustrated by Lane Smith (Random House)

The Curious Garden by Peter Brown (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)

Books for Older Readers

Leaving the Bellweathers by Kristin Clark Venuti (Egmont USA)

Tumtum and Nutmeg: Adventures Beyond Nutmouse Hall by Emily Bearn, illustrated by Nick Price (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)

The Brilliant Fall of Gianna Z. by Kate Messner (Walker)

Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)

*FVRL does not currently own these titles, but I will get them on order when we resume ordering next month.


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