*Click here for the official announcement from the Children’s Book Council
Kindergarten to Second Grade Book of the Year
Nighttime Ninja by Barbara DaCosta, illustrated by Ed Young (Little, Brown)
Third Grade to Fourth Grade Book of the Year
Fifth Grade to Sixth Grade Book of the Year
Dork Diaries 4: Tales from a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess by Rachel Renée Russell (Aladdin/Simon & Schuster)
Teen Book of the Year *MY PICK WON! You can’t see me but I am doing my happy dance :).
by John Green (Dutton/Penguin)
Author of the Year
Jeff Kinney for(Amulet Books/Abrams)
Illustrator of the Year
Robin Preiss Glasser for Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet (HarperCollins)
>>If you have not had the chance to read these great books yet, make sure to add them to your list! I know I will be checking out Nighttime Ninja and Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet right away and sharing my reviews soon!
Happy Children’s Book Week to all!