The Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award is a children's choice book award. Its purpose is to encourage recreational reading among school age children. Nominated titles are works of fiction of recognized quality selected by independent regional reading groups. Students in grades 3-5 who have read or listened to at least three titles from the Division 1 nominee list and students in grades 6-8 who have read or listened to at least three titles from the Division 2 nominee list are eligible to vote for the Maud Hart Lovelace Award.
Winners and new list announced in April.