Dorothy’s List Award Nominees

2018-2019

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
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem & Raymond Obstfeld
Becoming Kareem: Growing Up On and Off the Court
Little, Brown
7 up
Applegate, Katherine
Wishtree
Feiwel & Friends
4 up
Bartok, Mira
The Wonderling
Candlewick
5 up
Bowling, Dusti
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus
Sterling
5 up
Bunker, Lisa
Felix Yz
Viking
7 up
Cartaya, Pablo
The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora Viking
6 up
Cheng, Jack
See you in the Cosmos Dial
5 up
Dee Barbara Halfway Normal Aladdin
5 up
Emerson, Kevin
Last Day on Mars
Walden Pond
6 up
Glaser, Karina Yan
The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street
Houghton Mifflin
4 up
Gratz, Alan Ban This Book Starscape 4 up
Gratz, Alan Refugee Scholastic 7 up
Harris, Chris
I’m Just No Good at Rhyming and Other Nonsense For Mischievous Kids and Immature Grown-Ups
Little, Brown
4 up
Harris, Neil Patrick
The Magic Misfits
Little, Brown 4 up
Holt, Kimberly Willis
Blooming at the Texas Sunrise Motel
Henry Holt
5 up
Jamieson, Victoria
All’s Faire in Middle School
Dial
4 up
Johnson, Terry Lynn
Falcon Wild
Charlesbridge
5 up
Korman, Gordon
Restart
Scholastic
5 up
Lambert, Mary E.
Family Game Night and Other Catastrophes
Scholastic
5 up
Lawrence, Mike
Star Scouts
First Second 4 up
McGovern, Cammie
Chester and Gus HarperCollins
4 up
Moore, David Barclay
The Stars Beneath Our Feet
Albert A. Knopf
6 up
Mosier, Paul
Train I Ride
HarperCollins
6 up
Perez, Celia C.
The First Rule of Punk
Viking
5 up
Pla, Sally J.
The Someday Birds
HarperCollins
5 up
Reynolds, Jason
Patina
Atheneum
6 up
Sandler, Martin W.
The Whydah: A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked and Found
Candlewick
5 up
Sloan, Holly Goldberg
Short Dial 5 up
Sonnenblick, Jordan
The Secret Sheriff of Sixth Grade Scholastic 5 up
Wolk, Lauren Beyond the Bright Sea
Dutton
6 up