Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Nominees



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
Applegate, Katherine
The One and Only Ivan Harper 4 up
Bardugo, Leigh
Shadow and Bone Holt 7 up
Bauer, Marion Dane
Little Dog, Lost
Atheneum 4 up
Burg, Shana
Laugh with the Moon Delacorte 5 up
Curtis, Christopher Paul
The Mighty Miss Malone
Wendy Lamb
5 up
Cushman, Karen
Will Sparrow’s Road Clarion 4 up
Hiassen, Carl
Chomp Knopf 5 up
Hiranandani, Veera
The Whole Story of Half a Girl
Delacorte 5 up
House, Silas & Neela Vaswani
Same Sun Here
Candlewick 5 up
Hunt, Lynda Mullaly
One for the Murphys
Nancy Paulsen
6 up
Key, Watt
Fourmile FSG 7 up
Knowles, Jo
See You At Harry’s Candlewick 6 up
Korman, Gordon
Ungifted Balzer&Bray 5 up
Legrand, Claire
The Cavendish Home for Boys and Girls S&S 5 up
Montgomery, Sy
Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World
Houghton Mifflin
5 up
Neilsen, Jennifer
The False Prince
Scholastic 6 up
Palacio, R.J.
Wonder Knopf 5 up
Patterson, James & Chris Grabenstein
I Funny
Little, Brown
5 up
Pennypacker, Sara
Summer of the Gypsy Moths
Balzer&Bray 5 up
Preus, Margi
Shadow on the Mountain
Amulet 6 up
Pyron, Bobbie
Dogs of Winter
Arthur A. Levine
6 up
Rocklin, Joanne
The Five Lives of Our Cat Zook
Amulet 4 up
Rose, Caroline Starr
May B. Schwartz & Wade
4 up
Rupp, Rebecca
After Eli
Candlewick 7 up
Scattergood, Augusta
Glory Be Scholastic 5 up
Sheinkin, Steve
Bomb: The Race to Build – and Steal – the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon Neal Porter
6 up
Stead, Rebecca Liar and Spy
Wendy Lamb
5 up
Stone, Phoebe
The Boy on Cinnamon Street
Arthur A. Levine
6 up
Taylor, S.S.
The Expeditioners and the Treasure of Drowned Man’s Canyon
McSeeney’s McMullens
5 up
Turnage, Sheila
Three Times Lucky Dial 5 up