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Young Hoosier Book Award Winners

Go to the Young Hoosier Book Award web site for an overview of the award:

The Young Hoosier Book Awards

Winners: (click on a title to see if the Library has it)

Picture Book: Minnie's Diner: A Multiplying Menu written by Dayle Ann Dodds and illustrated by John Manders
Intermediate: Escaping the Giant Wave by Peg Kehret
Middle Grades: So B. It by Sarah Weeks

Picture Book: Arrowhawk by Lola Schaefer
Intermediate: Gregor the Overlander by Suzanne Collins
Middle Grades: Abduction! by Peg Kehret
Picture Book: My Lucky Day by Keiko Kasza
Intermediate: The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
Middle Grades: The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer
Picture Book: Ted by Tony DiTerlizzi
Intermediate: Ruby Holler by Sharon Creech
Middle Grades: Romiette and Julio by Sharon Draper
Picture Book: The Monster Who Ate My Peas by Danny Schnitzlein
Intermediate: Ghost Soldier by Elaine Marie Alphin
Middle Grades: Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares
K-3 Mr. Tanen’s Tie by Maryann Cocca-Leffler
4-6 Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
6-8 Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli
K-3: Hooway for Wodney Wat by Helen Lester
4-6: Cliff Hanger (National Parks Mystery #3) by Gloria Skurzynski & Alane Ferguson
6-8: Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix
K-3: Akiak by Robert Blake
4-6: Small Steps by Peg Kehret
6-8: Forged by Fire by Sharon Draper
K-3: Double Trouble in Walla Walla by Andrew Clements
4-6: Saving Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
6-8: Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

K-3: My Little Sister Ate One Hare by Bill Grossman
4-6: Frindle by Andrew Clements
6-8: Twisted Summer by Willo Davis Roberts

K-3: Heart of a Tiger by Marsha Diane Arnold
4-6: Mick Harte Was Here by Barbara Park
6-8: Doom Stone by Paul Zindel
K-3: Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm by Jerdine Nolan
4-6: Wayside School Gets a Little Stanger by Louis Sachar
6-8: Nightjohn by Gary Paulsen
K-3: Zomo the Rabbit by Gerald McDermott
4-6: Ghost in the House by Betty Ren Wright
6-8: Harris and Me by Gary Paulsen
K-3: Enchanted Wood by Ruth Sanderson
4-6: Horror at the Haunted House by Peg Kehret
6-8: Whispers from the Dead by Joan Lowery Nixon
K-3: The Dog Who Had Kittens by Polly Robertus; illus. by Janet Steven
4-6: Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
6-8: Strider by Beverly Cleary
K-3: Picture Book: Tuesday by David Wiesner
4-6: Dead Man in Indian Creek by Mary Downing Hahn
6-8: The Face on the Milk carton by Caroline Cooney
K-3: Picture Book: Heckedy Peg by Don and Audrey Wood
4-6: Nightmare Mountain by Peg Kehret
6-8: Don't Look Behind You by Lois Duncan
4-6: Ten Kids, No Pets by Ann Martin
6-8: Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
4-6: Fudge by Charlotte Graeber
6-8: The Dark and Deadly Pool by Lois Lowery Nixon
4-6: Christine's Ghost by Betty Ren Wright
6-8: Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn
4-6: Babysitting is a Dangerous Job by Willo Davis Roberts
6-8: A Deadly Game of Magic by Joan Lowery Nixon
4-6: The War With Grandpa by Robert Kimmel Smith
6-8: Third Eye by Lois Duncan
4-6: When the Boys Ran the House by Joan Carris
6-8: Stranger with My Face by Lois Duncan
Operation: Dump the Chump by Barbara Park
Jelly Belly by Robert Kimmel Smith
Superfudge by Judy Blume
Help! I'm a Prisoner in the Library by Eth Clifford
The Goof that Won the Pennant by Jonah Kalb
Don't Hurt Laurie by Willo Davis Roberts
Ghost on Saturday Night by Sid Fleischman

Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson
How to Eat Fried Worms by Thomas Rockwell

Are You There, God? It's Me Margaret by Judy Blume
Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White

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