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FRA Children’s Book Award titles for 2014-2015

Cochairs: Amanda Clabeaux: clabeauxt@duvalschools.org
Barbara Burns: MumsieBurns@msn.com

Over 49,000 ballots from 36 Florida counties were cast and the 2014-2015 Children’s Book Award winner is Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein. 

Interrupting Chicken

Honorable mention goes to
NO Pirates Allowed Said Library Lou

by Rhonda Gowler Greene and
The Black Rabbit
by Philippa Leathers. 
Thank you for participating in this program. 
Be on the lookout for the 2015-2016 list coming soon!

No Pirates Allowed
No Pirates Allowed Said Library Lou
by Ronda Gowler Greene
The Black Rabit
The Black Rabbit
by Philippa Leathers

Winning Titles for 2013-2014

The World's Greatest Lion 
by Ralph Helfer, Philomel Books, 2012

City Dog, Country Frog 
by Mo Willems, Hyperion, 2010

I Need My Own Country 
by Rick Walton, Bloomsbury, 2012

Other titles from 2013-2014

Mossy by Jan Brett, Putnam, 2012

Little Nelly's Big Book by Pippa Goodhart, Bloomsbury, 2012

Lost and Found by Bill Harley, Peachtree, 2012

Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce, Athenjoeum 2012

Eight Days Gone by Linda McReynolds, Charlesbridge, 2012

City Dog, Country Frog by Mo Willems, Hyperion, 2010


The Florida Reading Association invites Pre-Kindergarten through Second Grade students to participate in voting for the Florida Children's Book Award. Nominations for books to be considered for the school year are due by December 15. The books nominated must have been copyrighted within the last five years and be currently in print. A nomination form can be found under the Recommend a Book link.

Once students have read or heard the nominated books, their votes can be tallied and submitted to the Children's Book Award Chairman though the online form. Ballots must be received no later than April 15. Results will be announced on the FRA web site and in the FRA newsletter. The winning book will be honored at the FRA Conference in October.

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