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!

The 2018 nominees for the Ladybug Picture Book Award are:

  • After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) by Dan Santat
  • Bunny's Book Club by Annie Silvestro and Tatjana Mai-Wyss
  • Charlotte the Scientist is Squished by Camille Andros and Brianne Farley
  • Hello Goodbye Dog by Maria Gianferrari and Patrice Barton
  • Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall
  • Not Quite Narwhal by Jessie Sima
  • Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical world of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire by Amy Guglielmo and Jacqueline Tourville
  • La Princesa and the Pea by Susan Middleton Elya and Juana Martinez-Neal
  • The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet by Carmen Agra Deedy and Eugene Yelchin
  • A Small Thing…But Big by Tony Johnston and Hadley Hooper

Woodpecker Wants a Waffle by Steve Breen was the 2017 Ladybug Picture Book Award Winner.