Red Clover Award Nominees

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The Red Clover Book Award is designed for children in kindergarten through fourth grade. Each year thousands of Vermont school children read the 10 nominated picture books and vote for their favorite in the spring. The award has been handed out annually since 1997. Titles in our collection are in italics.


Author Title
Thompkins-Bigelow, Jamilah
Abdul’s Story
Goade, Michaela
Berry Song
Gianferrari, Maria
Bobcat Prowling
Marsh, Sarah Glenn
Dragon Bones: The Fantastic Fossil Discoveries of Mary Anning
Stocker, Shannon
Listen: How Evelyn Glennie, a Deaf Girl, Changed Percussion
Stevens , Janet and Susan Stevens Crummel Little Good Wolf
Wang, Andrea
Luli and the Language of Tea
Kooser, Ted  and Connie Wanek Marshmallow Clouds: Two Poets at Play Among Figures of Speech
Edwards, Michelle
Me and the Boss: A Story About Mending and Love
Lacey, Josh
The Pet Potato