Tuesday, November 24, 2009

2010-2011 Young Hoosier Book Award Nominees

Well, I got a mailing from Bound to Stay Bound with the 2010-2011 Young Hoosier Book Award Nominees. They don't appear to be up on ILF's website, so here's the list BTSB sent me (with holes filled in by Baker & Taylor's State Book Award selection lists):

ETA (12/29/09): The list is up on ILF's website (link opens a PDF) - The 2010-2011 YBHA Nominees

Primary/Picture Books:

There's a Wolf at the Door by Zoe Alley
The Giant of Seville by Dan Andreasen
Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts
On Meadowview Street by Henry Cole
One is a Feast for a Mouse by Judy Cox
Ten-Gallon Bart by Susan Stevens Crummel
Tadpole Rex by Kurt Cyrus
Turtle's Penguin Day by Valerie Gorbachev
Casey Back at Bat by Dan Gutman
Dirty Joe the Pirate by Bill Harley
The Dog Who Belonged to No One by Amy Hest
Katie Loves the Kittens by John Himmelman
Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek by Deborah Hopkinson
How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly? by Robin Page (illustrated by Steve Jenkins)
Badger's Fancy Meal by Keiko Kasza
Library Mouse by Daniel Kirk
The Rainforest Grew All Around by Susan K. Mitchell
Guess What is Growing Inside This Egg? by Mia Posada
Too Many Toys by David Shannon
Ella, Of Course! by Sarah Weeks

Intermediate Grades

Seer of Shadows by Avi
The 100-Year Old Secret (Sherlock Files) by Tracy Barrett
Ellie McDoodle: New Kid in School by Ruth McNally Barshaw
Sequoyah: Inventor of Written Cherokee by Roberta Basel
George Washington Carver by Tanya Bolden*
Masterpiece by Elise Broach*
All Stations! Distress! by Don Brown
Dog Diaries by Betsy Byars
The Middle of Somewhere by J.B. Cheaney
The Fabled Fourth Graders of Aesop Elementary School by Candace Fleming
Brendan Buckley's Universe and Everything In It by Sundee T. Frazier
Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School, and Other Scary Things by Lenore Look*
How to Steal a Dog by Barbara O'Connor
Pizza, Pigs, and Poetry by Jack Prelutsky
Down the Colorado: John Wesley Powell, the One-Armed Explorer by Deborah Kogan Ray
Pale Male: Citizen Hawk of New York City by Janet Schulman
When is a Planet Not a Planet? by Elaine Scott*
My Cousin, The Alien by Pamela Service
Farmer George Plants a Nation by Peggy Thomas
Oggie Cooder by Sarah Weeks*

Middle Grades:

Standard Hero Behavior
by John David Anderson
The Boy Who Dared by Susan Campbell Bartoletti*
Battling in the Pacific by Susan Provost Beller
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins*
Diamonds in the Shadow by Caroline B. Cooney
Finding Stinko by Michael de Guzman
Bodies from the Ice by James M. Deem*
Cover-Up: Mystery at the Super Bowl by John Feinstein
The Girl Who Could Fly by Victoria Forester
Who Was First? by Russell Freedman*
The Crossroads by Chris Grabenstein
Football Hero by Tim Green
Rapunzel's Revenge by Shannon Hale*
Savvy by Ingrid Lawson*
Summer Ball by Mike Lupica
A Friendship for Today by Patricia McKissack
All Shook Up by Shelley Pearsall
Adam Canfield Watch Your Back! by Michael Winerip
Reaching for Sun by Tracie Vaughn Zimmer*

I've starred the titled I'd read prior to the list being released. It's possible I might attempt to read the rest of them, but let's finish the Cybils first and see how we feel. ;)