Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Nominees

2016-2017

 

Vermont’s book award for children, voted for by children, in grades 4-8. These books include fiction and non-fiction books. Titles in our collection are in italics.

 

Author Title Publisher Grade
Barnett, Mac & Jory John
The Terrible Two
Amulet
4 up
Beasley, Cassie
Circus Mirandus
Dial
4 up
Benjamin, Ali
The Thing about Jellyfish
Little, Brown
5 up
Bond, Rebecca
Escape from Baxters’ Barn
Harcourt Brace
4 up
Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker
The War that Saved my Life
Dial
5 up
Brown, Don
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans Harcourt Brace
6 up
Chmakova, Svetlana
Awkward Yen
5 up
Draper, Sharon Stella by Starlight Atheneum
5 up
Gannon, Nicholas
The Doldrums
Greenwillow
4 up
Gino, Alex
George (audiobook)
Scholastic
4 up
Graff, Lisa Lost in the Sun Philomel 5 up
Gruenbaum, Michael with Todd Hasak-Lowy Somewhere There is Still a Sun Aladdin 5 up
Hautala, Beth
Waiting for Unicorns
Philamel
5 up
Hilton, Marilyn
Full Cicada Moon
Dial 5 up
Hoose, Phillip
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club
Farrar, Straus &
Giroux
7 up
Jamieson, Victoria
Roller Girl
Dial
4 up
Jones, Kelly
Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer
Alfred A. Knopf
4 up
Kidd, Ronald
Night on Fire
Albert Whitman
5 up
Maberry, Jonathan
The Orphan Army (Nightsiders #1)
Simon & Schuster
5 up
Magoon, Kekla
Shadows of Sherwood
Bloomsbury 5 up
Nielsen, Jennifer A.
A Night Divided Scholastic
5 up
Oppel, Kenneth
The Nest
Simon & Schuster
5 up
Pearsall, Shelley
The Seventh Most Important Thing
Alfred A. Knopf
5 up
Priest, Cherie
I am Princess X
Arthur A. Levine
7 up
Resau, Laura
The Lightning Queen
Scholastic
5 up
Ryan, Pam Munoz
Echo
Scholastic
5 up
Sands, Kevin
The Blackthorn Key
Aladdin
5 up
Stead, Rebecca
Goodbye Stranger Wendy Lamb 6 up
Stevenson, Noelle
Nimona Harper Teen 7 up
Wiechman, Kathy Cannon Like a River
Calkins Creek
6 up