The Ten Nominees of 2016 - 2017:

Vermont's Picture Book Award For Children in Grades K-4

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Blue Whale


Granddaddy's Turn

Mango, Abuela and Me
Out of the Woods

Raindrops Roll

Rufus the Writer

 We Forgot Brock!

True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh

Bandy, Michael S. and Eric Stein. Granddaddy’s Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box. Illustrated by James E. Ransome. Candlewick, 2015. (ISBN 978-0763665937) 

Bond, Rebecca. Out of the Woods: A True Story of an Unforgettable Event. Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2015. (ISBN 978-0374380779) 

Bram, Elizabeth. Rufus the Writer. Illustrated by Chuck Groenink. Schwartz & Wade, 2015. (ISBN 978-0385378536) 

Desmond, Jenni. The Blue Whale. Enchanted Lion, 2015. (ISBN 978-1592701650) 

Goodrich, Carter. We Forgot Brock! Simon & Schuster, 2015. (ISBN 978-1442480902) 

Medina, Meg. Mango, Abuela and Me. Illustrated by Angela Dominguez. Candlewick, 2015. (ISBN 978-0763669003) 

Pennypacker, Sara. Meet the Dullards. Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri. Balzer & Bray (HarperCollins), 2015. (ISBN 978-0062198563) 

Sayre, April Pulley. Raindrops Roll. Beach Lane (Simon & Schuster), 2015. (ISBN 978- 1481420648) 

Walker, Sally M. Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh. Illustrated by Jonathan D. Voss. Holt, 2015. (ISBN 978-0805097153) 

Weeks, Sarah. Glamourpuss. Illustrated by David Small. Scholastic, 2015. (ISBN 978- 0545609548)
Carol Scrimgeour,
Aug 4, 2016, 9:44 AM