NH LadyBug Book Awards

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Kindergarten, first, and second grade students participate in the Lady Bug Book Contest! Students read 10 picture books in the fall and vote for their favorite along with thousands of other NH kids! Through reading great books and voting, students get a taste of democracy!

  • Born to Ride: A Story about Bicycle Face by Larissa Thule, illustrated by Kelsey Garrity-Riley

  • Crunch, The Shy Dinosaur by Cirocco Dunlap, illustrated by Greg Pizzoli

  • Fix That Clock by Kurt Cyrus

  • Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard, illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal

  • Home in the Woods by Eliza Wheeler

  • Saturday by Oge Mora

  • Sheep Dog and Sheep Sheep by Eric Barclay

  • Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o, illustrated by Vashti Harrison

  • There Are No Bears in This Bakery by Julia Sarcone-Roach

  • Truman by Jean Reidy, illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins

Can I be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings was the 2019 Ladybug Picture Book Award Winner.