Tuesday, April 11, 2017

2017 South Dakota Children's & Teen Choice Book Award winners!

And the winners are:

South Dakota Children's Book Awards logo

2017 Prairie Bud Award Winner: 

Book cover of Gaston by Kelly DiPucchio

With 2,591 votes, Gaston by by Kelly DiPucchio
Runner Up: Okay, Andy! by Maxwell Eaton

2017 Prairie Bloom Award Winner: 

Book cover of Dog vs Cat by Chris Gall

2,591 votes, Dog v. Cat by Chris Gall
Runner Up: Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas by Lynne Cox

2017 Prairie Pasque Award Winner: 

Book cover of The Whispering Town by Jennifer Elvgren

With 3,096 votes, The Whispering Town by Jennifer Elvgren
Runner Up: Stubby the War Dog: The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog by Ann Bausum

South Dakota Teen Choice Book Awards Logo

2017 Middle School YARP Award Winner: 

Book Cover of A Night Divided by Jennifer Nielson
A Night Divided by Jennifer Nielson
Runner Up: Faceless by Alyssa Sheinmel

2017 High School YARP Award Winner: 

Book cover of Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
Runner Up: Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon



The South Dakota Children's & Teen Choice Book Awards are sponsored by the South Dakota Library Association.

More information about the Prairie Awards can be found at this link
http://library.sd.gov/LIB/CYS/prairieawards/index.aspx and information about the YARP Awards are located at this link http://library.sd.gov/LIB/YAS/yarp/index.aspx.