Tuesday, December 11, 2012

2012-13 Young Hoosier Book Award nominees at the library

The following titles nominated for the 2012-2013 Young Hoosier Book Award are available at the library.

Picture Book
Art and Max by David Wiesner
Chicken Big by Keith Graves
City Dog, Country Frog by Mo Willems
Clever Jack Takes the Cake by Candice Fleming
Even Monsters Need Haircuts by Matthew McElligott
Here Comes the Garbage Barge! by Jonah Winter
How to Clean a Hippopotamus: a look at unusual animal partnerships by Steve Jenkins
Shark vs. Train by Chris Barton
Wonder Horse: the true story of the world’s smartest horse by Emily Arnold McCully

Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity by Mac Barnett
Crunch by Leslie Connor
Dark Emperor & Other Poems of the Night by Joyce Sidman
The Familiars by Adam Jay Epstein
Fantastic Secret of Owen Jester by Barbara O’Connor
The Ghost of Crutchfield Hall by Mary Downing Hahn
Hard Gold: the Colorado gold rush of 1859: a tale of the old West by Avi
Kubla Khan: the emperor of everything by Kathleen Krull
Love, Aubrey by Suzanne LaFleur
Nic Bishop Lizards by Nic Bishop
Night Fairy by Laura Amy Schlitz
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger
Turtle in Paradise by Jennifer L Holm

Middle Grades
A Tale Dark and Grimm by Adam Gidwitz
After Ever After by Jordan Sonnenblick
The Crossing: how George Washington saved the American Revolution by Jim Murphy
Crunch by Leslie Connor
The Dreamer by Pam Munoz Ryan
Flygirl by Sherri L. Smith
Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson
Ghostopolis by Doug TenNapel
Happenstance Found by P.W. Catanese
The Hive Detectives: chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe by Loree Griffin Burns
A Long Walk to Water: a novel: based on a true story by Linda Sue Park
The Mostly True Adventures of Homer P. Figg by W.Rodman Philbrick
The Search for WondLa by Tony DiTerlizzi
Sources of Light by Margaret McMullan
Surviving the Angel of Death: the true story of a Mengele Twin in Auschwitz by Eva Mozes Kor and Lisa  Buccieri
Virals by Kathy Reichs

A complete list of the 2012-13 nominees can be found at: http://www.ilfonline.org/clientuploads/12-13YHBANominees.pdf