North Carolina Children’s Book Award 2016–2017

The North Carolina Children’s Book Award program is a children’s choice program sponsored by school and public librarians in North Carolina and is designed to introduce children to current children’s literature and to instill a love of reading.

A Boy and a Jaguar

by Alan Rabinowitz / Catia Chien

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Brown Girl Dreaming

by Jacqueline Woodson

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Counting by 7s

by Holly Goldberg Sloan

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by Katherine Applegate

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El Deafo

by Cece Bell / David Lasky

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by Kelly DiPucchio / Christian Robinson

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Last Stop on Market Street

by Matt de la Peña / Christian Robinson

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Mother Bruce

by Ryan T. Higgins

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Mountain Dog

by Margarita Engle / Olga Ivanov

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by Sara Pennypacker / Jon Klassen

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Rain Reign

by Ann M. Martin

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Roller Girl

by Victoria Jamieson

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The Quickest Kid in Clarksville

by Pat Zietlow Miller / Frank Morrison


The War that Saved My Life

by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

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