The 2020-21 South Carolina Award Book nominees have been announced.
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This list includes picture books and children's books for elementary students; junior books for middleschoolers; and young adult books for teens. I encourage you to stock up for the summer!
The votes are in...check out this year's award winning titles.
Common Sense Media Best Book Series - Popular and classic age-appropriate books with reviews & parent guides. An exellent resource for parents and students.
South Carolina Association of School Librarians'
2020-21 Book Award Nominees...
Alma & How She Got Her Name, Juana Martinez-Neal
Born to Ride: A story about Bicycle Face, Larissa Theule
Brave Ballerina: The story of Janet Collins, Michelle Meadows
Can I be your Dog?, Troy Cummings
The Day You Begin, Jacqueline Woodson
Friends Stick Together, Hannah E. Harrison
Giraffe Problems, Jory John
Hidden Figures: The true story of Four Black Women and the Space Race, Margot Lee Shetterly
Love, Z, Jessie Sima
The Magician's Hat, Malcolm Mitchell
Misunderstood Shark, Ame Dyckman
Mixed: A Colorful Story, Arree Chung
Pipsqueaks, Slowpokes, and Stinkers: Celebrating Animal Underdogs, Melissa Stewart
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian & Storyteller Pura Belpre, Anika Aldamuy Denise
Remarkably You, Pat Zietlow Miller
The Remember Balloons, Jessie Oliveros
Rescue & Jessica: A Life-changing Friendship, Jessica Kensky & Patrick Downes
Shaking Things Up , Susan Hood
Sleepy, the Goodnight Buddy, Drew Daywalt
We Don't Eat Our Classmates, Ryan T. Higgins
Amal Unbound, Aisha Saeed
Arlo Finch in the Valley of Fire, John August
Betty Before X, Ilyasah Shabazz
Blended, Sharon M. Draper
Caterpiller Summer, Gillian McDunn
Daring Dozen: The Twelve Who Walked on the Moon, Suzanne Slade
The Doughnut Fix, Jessie Janowitz
Echo's Sister, Paul Mosier
Finding Langston, Lesa Cline-Ransome
Hardscrabble, Sandra Dallas
Holes in the Sky, Patricia Polacco
Just Like Jackie, Lindsey Stoddard
Let 'Er Buck!: George Fletcher, the People's Champion, Vaunda Micheaux Nelson
Lizzy and the Good Luck Girl, Susan Lubner
Max & the Midknights, Lincoln Peirce
Saving Winslow, Sharon Creech
Sweep: The Story of a Girl and her Monster, Jonathan Auxier
They Call Me Guero: A Border Kid's Poems, David Bowles
The Unsung Hero of Birdsong USA, Brenda Woods
Willa of the Wood, Robert Beatty
Click on a book cover to read a summary about it.
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