Mark Twain Award 2016–2017
The purpose of the Mark Twain Award is to provide children of Missouri with a recommended reading list of literature that will enrich their lives. Guidelines for Choosing Books Books should interest children in grades four through six. Books should be an original work written by an author living in the United States. Books should be of literary value which may enrich children's personal lives. Books should be published two years prior to nomination on a Master List of 12 nominees.
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