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Kindergarten through Third Grade Students chose I Yam a Donkey, by Cece Bell, as our North Carolina Children's Book Award school winner. Students throughout the state chose I Yam a Donkey, by Cece Bell, as well! The 2017/2018 list is out. We will be reading these books in the coming months:





    • Ada Twist, Scientist
      Beaty, Andrea. Illustrated by David Roberts. New York: Abrams Books for Young Readers,  2016.

    • The Bear and the Piano
      Litchfield, David. Boston: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

    • Giant Squid
      Fleming, Candace. Illustrated by Eric Rohmann. New York: Roaring Brook Press, 2016

    • Lion Lessons
      Agee, Jon. New York: Dial Books for Young Readers, 2016.

    • Little Red and the Very Hungry Lion
      Smith, Alex T.. New York: Scholastic Press, 2016.

    • Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood
      Campoy, F. Isabel. Illustrated by Rafael Lopez. New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

    • Quit Calling Me a Monster!
      John, Jory. Illustrated by Bob Shea. New York: Random House, 2016.

    • Thunder Boy Jr.
      Alexie, Sherman. Illustrated by Yuyi Morales. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

    • The Toad
      Gravel, Elise. Toronto, Ontario: Tundra Books, 2016.

  • Water is Water
    Paul, Miranda. New York: Roaring Brook Press, 2015.
    • Ada Lovelace, Poet of Science: the First Computer Programmer
      Stanley, Diane. Illustrated by Jessie Hartland. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2016.

    • All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook
      Connor, Leslie. New York: Katherine Tegen Books, 2016.

    • Garvey's Choice
      Grimes, Nikki. Honesdale, Pennsylvania: Wordsong, 2016.

    • Ghost
      Reynolds, Jason. New York: Antheneum Books for Young Readers, 2016

    • Moo
      Creech, Sharon. New York: Joanna Cotler Books, 2016.

    • A Poem for Peter: the Story of Ezra Jack Keats and the Creation of The Snowy Day
      Pinkney, Andrea Davis. Illustrated by Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson. New York: Viking Books for Young Readers, 2016.

    • Save Me a Seat
      Weeks, Sarah and Gita Varadarajan. New York: Scholastic Press, 2016.

    • Some Writer!: the Story of E.B. White
      Sweet, Melissa. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.

    • The Terrible Two
      Barnett, Mac and Jory John. New York: Amulet Books, 2015.

    • Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-soaking Stream of Inventions
      Barton, Chris. Illustrated by Don Tate. Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge, 2016.

    • Wild Robot
      Brown, Peter. New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

  •        Wish
           O'Connor, Barbara. New York: Farrar,         Straus and Giroux, 2016.



Second Book Fair will be held during the week of the 14th.