Tuesday, January 11, 2011

2011-12 Young Hoosier Book Award nominees at the library

The following titles nominated for the 2011-2012 Young Hoosier Book Award are available at the library.

Picture Books

Are You Ready to Play Outside? By Mo Willems
Bats at the Library by Brian Lies
Fantastic Undersea Life of Jacques Cousteau by Dan Yaccario
Lousy Rotten, Stinkin’ Grapes by Margie Palatini
The Mitten by Jim Aylesworth
Spot the Plot: a riddle book of book riddles by Patrick Lewis


Bad News for Outlaws: the remarkable life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U.S. Marshal by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Boy who invented TV: story of Philo Farnsworth by Kathleen Krull
Faith, Hope and IvyJune by Phyllis Naylor
Everything for a Dog by Ann M. Martin
Lost and Found by Andrew Clements
Magic Thief by Sarah Prineas
Mudshark by Gary Paulsen

Middle Grades

Ain’t Nothing but a Man: My Quest to Find the Real John Henry by Scott Reynolds Nelson
Beef Princess of Practical County by Michelle Houts
Found by Margaret Peterson Haddix
Scat! by Carl Hiaasen
Schooled by Gordon Korman

A complete list of the 2011-12 nominees can be found at: http://www.ilfonline.org/clientuploads/YHBA/1012YHBANominees%20%281%29.pdf