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  • Texas Bluebonnet Award Nominees 2020-2021

    BlueBonnet Award Books

    2020-2021 Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List

    • A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech that Inspired a Nation by Barry Wittenstein, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney ( Neal Porter Books / Holiday House Publishing, Inc., 2019)
    • A Wolf Called Wander by Rosanne Parry (Greenwillow, an imprint of HarperCollinsP ublishing, 2019)
    • Bernice Buttman, Model Citizen by Niki Lenz (Random House Publishing, 2019)
    • Caterpillar Summer by Gillian McDunn (Bloomsbury Children’s Books, 2019)
    • Charlie Hernandez and the League of Shadows by Ryan Calejo (Aladdin Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Books, 2018)
    • Frankie Sparks & the Class Pet by Megan Frazer Blakemore, illustrated by Nadja Sarell (Aladdin, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Books, 2019)
    • From an Idea to Disney: How Imagination Built a World of Magic by Lowey Bundy Sichol, illustrated by C.S. Jennings (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2019)
    • Greystone Secrets #1: The Strangers by Margaret Petersen Haddix (Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, 2019)
    • If I Built a School by Chris Van Dusen (Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, 2019)
    • New Kid by Jerry Craft (Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, 2019)
    • Nightbooks by J.A. White (Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, 2018)
    • No More Poems! A Book in Verse That Just Gets Worse by Rhett Miller, illustrated by Dan Santat (Little Brown and Company, 2019)
    • Pass Go and Collect $200: The Real Story of How MONOPOLY Was Invented by Tanya Lee Stone, illustrated by Steven Salerno (Christy Ottaviano Books / Henry Holt, an imprint of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group, 2018)
    • Rocket to the Moon (Big Ideas That Changed the World)by Don Brown (Amulet, an imprint of Abrams Books, 2019)
    • Stay by Bobbie Pyron (Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, 2019)
    • Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monsterby Jonathan Auxier (Amulet, an imprint of Abrams Books,  2018)
    • The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman (Nancy Paulsen, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group, 2019)
    • The Rhino in the Right Field by Stacy Dekeyser (Margaret K. McElderry Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Books, 2018)
    • They Call Me Güero: A Border Kid’s Poems by David Bowles (Cinco Puntos Press, 2018)
    • What Do You Do With a Voice Like That? The Story of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan by Chris Barton, illustrated by Ekua Holmes (Beach Lane Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Books, 2018)
  • Texas 2x2 Books

    2020-2021 Texas 2x2 Books

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    1. Another by Christian Robinson (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2019)
    2. Bear Came Along by Richard T. Morris, illustrated by LeUyen Pham  (Little, Brown and Company, 2019)
    3. Cake by Sue Hendra, illustrated by Paul Linnett  (Aladdin, 2019)
    4. Cyril and Pat by Emily Gravett (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2019)
    5. Dandy by Ame Dyckman,  illustrated by Charles Santoso  (Little, Brown and Company, 2019)
    6. Duck!   by Meg McKinlay, illustrated by Nathaniel Eckstrom  (Candlewick Press, 2019)  
    7. Fergal and the Bad Temper by Robert Starling  (Imprint, 2019)
    8. Give Me Back My Bones!  By Kim Norman, illustrated by Bob Kolar (Candlewick Press, 2019)
    9. I Am a Tiger by Karl Newson, illustrated by Ross Collins  (Scholastic Press, 2019)
    10. My Papi Has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero, illustrated by Zeke Pena  (Kokila, An Imprint of Penguin Random House, 2019)
    11. Not Quite Snow White by Ashley Franklin, illustrated by Ebony Glenn  (Harper, An imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2019)
    12. Ogilvy by Deborah Underwood, illustrated by T. L. McBeth  (Godwin Books, 2019)
    13. Perfect by Max Amato (Scholastic Press, 2019)
    14. Saturday by Oge Mora  (Little, Brown and Company, 2019)
    15. Seeds Move by Robin Page (Beach Lane Books, 2019)
    16. The Goose Egg by Liz Wong  (Alfred A. Knopf, 2019) 
    17. The Panda Problem by Deborah Underwood, illustrated by Hannah Marks  (Dial Books for Young Readers, 2019)
    18. Truman by Jean Reidy, illustrated Lucy Ruth Cummins (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2019) 
    19. Underwear by Jenn Harney  (Disney – Hyperion. 2019)
    20. Watch Out for Wolf!  by Anica Mrose Rissi, illustrated Charles Santoso  (Disney – Hyperion, 2019)