Kids: Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award, 2013 Nominees


The Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award was established in 1982  by the Washington Library Media Association.  Children in grades K-3 in Washington State vote to select a winner from the list of nominees each year in March.


Doodleday by Ross Collins (not owned by SPL)

The Runaway Wok by Ying Chang Compestine (not owned by SPL)

Prudence Wants a Pet by Cathleen Daly (not owned by SPL)

The Princess and the Pig by Jonathan Emmett

Chicken Big by Keith Graves (not owned by SPL)

Star of the Sea by Janet Halfmann (not owned by SPL)

Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake by Michael Kaplan (not owned by SPL)

Snow Dog's Journey by Loretta Krupinski (not owned by SPL)

Bridget's Beret by Tom Lichtenheld (not owned by SPL)

Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes by Eric Litwin (not owned by SPL

Wonder Horse by Emily Arnold McCuly (not owned by SPL)

Even Monsters Need Haircuts by Matthew McElligott

Squirrels New Year's Resolution by Pat Miller (not owned by SPL)

The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School by Laura Murray (not owned by SPL)

11 Experiments that Failed by Jenny Offill

How to Teach a Slug to Read by Susan Pearson (not owned by SPL)

Chopsticks by Amy Krouse Rosenthal (not owned by SPL)

Rain School by James Rumford (not owned by SPL)

The Sunflower Sword by Mark Sperring

Can Hens Give Milk? by Joan Betty Stuchner



A list of previous Washington Picture Book Award Winners is also available on the SPL website.