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2016 Bluestem Award Nominees Print
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Bluestem Award

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2016 Nominees

The 13-Story Treehouse by Andy Griffiths & Terry Denton (ill.)

The 100-Year-Old Secret by Tracy Barrett

The Adventures of a South Pole Pig by Chris Kurtz & Jennifer Black Reinhardt (ill.)

Alex the Parrot by Stephanie Spinner & Meilo So (ill.)

Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers’ Strike of 1909 by Michelle Markel & Melissa Sweet (ill.)

Dorko the Magnificent by Andrea Beaty

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Fortunately, the Milk by Neil Gaiman & Skottie Young (ill.)

Glory Be by Augusta Scattergood

Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

How Do You Burp in Space? And Other Tips Every Space Tourist Needs to Know by Susan E. Goodman & Michael Slack (ill.)

I Survived The Sinking of The Titanic, 1912 by Lauren Tarshis & Scott Dawson (ill.)

The Junction of Sunshine and Lucky by Holly Schindler

Little Dog, Lost by Marion Dane Bauer & Jennifer A. Bell (ill.)

Masterpiece by Elise Broach & Kelly Murphy (ill.)

Matilda by Roald Dahl & Quentin Blake (ill.)

Regarding the Fountain by Kate Klise & M. Sarah Klise (ill.)

Rump: the True Story of Rumplestiltskin by Liesl Shurtliff

Sidekicks by Dan Santat

Stay: the True Story of Ten Dogs by Michaela Muntean


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