Friday, November 17, 2006

Final reading lists: Mock Caldecott, Newbery, and Printz

Welcome to all readers for the 2007 BCCLS Mock Awards! Here are the dates and places for awards selection:

Caldecott: Tuesday, January 9, 2007, 9: 30 a.m. at the New Milford Library
Mock Newbery: Tuesday, January 9, 2007, 1:30 p.m. at the New Milford Library
Mock Printz: Thursday, January 11, 2007, 9:30 a.m. at the Paramus Library

To RSVP for one, two, or all three Mock Awards, send an email to carlie @ (without the spaces) and include in your email which programs you plan to attend.

Reading lists:

Mock Caldecott:

1. Grandfather Buffalo by Jim Arnosky
2. An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Hutts Aston.
3. Max's Words by Kate Banks
4. Tiger of the Snows by Robert Burleigh
5. Sea Horse, the Shyest Fish in the Sea by Chris Butterworth
6. Walk On! by Marla Frazee
7. The Boy Who Cried Wolf by B.G. Hennessy
8. Sleepy Boy by Polly Kanevsky
9. Library Lion by Michelle Knudsen
10. Moon Plane by Peter McCarty
11. Jazz by Walter Dean Myers
12. Cookies, Bite Size Life Lessons by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
13. Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow by Joyce Sidman
14. The Secret Science Project that Almost Ate the School by Judy Sierra
15. John, Paul, George, and Ben by Lane Smith
16. Flotsam by David Weisner

Mock Newbery:

1. Defining Dulcie by Paul Acampora
2. Victory by Susan Cooper
3. The Loud Silence of Francine Green by Karen Cushman
4. The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
5. Penny from Heaven by Jennifer Holm
6. Part of Me by Kimberly Willis Holt
7. Toys Go Out: Being the adventures of a knowledgeable Stingray, a toughy little Buffalo, and someone called Plastic by Emily Jenkins
8. Weedflower by Cynthia Kadohata
9. Alabama Moon by Watt Key
10. Gossamer by Lois Lowry
11. Bread and Roses, Too by Katherine Paterson
12. Here Lies the Librarian by Richard Peck
13. The King of Attolia by Megan Whalen Turner

Mock Printz:

1. The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Vol. 1: The Pox Party by M.T. Anderson
2. Stay With Me by Garret Freymann-Weyr
3. The Love Curse of the Rumbaughs by Jack Gantos
4. Rash by Pete Hautman
5. Time's Memory by Julius Lester
6. Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
7. a brief chapter in my impossible life by Dana Reinhardt
8. Ptolemy's Gate by Jonathan Stroud
9. It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned Vizzini
10. The Rules of Survival by Nancy Werlin
11. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak