The list of finalists for the 2011 Magnolia Children’s Choice Award is available. If you are a school or public librarian, you can get your students and young readers involved in this program. Read more about the voting here. Voting is open now and continues until April 30th.
1. Alvin Ho: Allergic to Girls, School & Other Scary Things by Lenore Look
2. Dragonbreath by Ursula Vernon
3. Extra Credit by Andrew Clements
4. Gooney Bird is So Absurd by Lois Lowry
5. Hush Harbor: Praying in Secret by Freddi Williams Evans
6. Knucklehead: Tall Tales & Almost True Stories of Growing Up Scieszka by Jon Scieszka
7. Masterpiece by Elise Broach
8. Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel by Nikki Grimes
9. Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 by Brian Floca
10. Redwoods by Jason Chin
11. The Secret World of Walter Anderson by Hester Bass. Read my post about this book here.
12. Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin