Buckaroo Book Award

Given by Wyoming Library Association (WLA)

Other Names: Wyoming Buckaroo Award, Wyoming Buckaroo Nominee
338 Works 367,472 Books 16,836 Reviews 4.2
The Buckaroo Book Award is an award given annually to books nominated and voted on by children in Kindergarten, First, Second and Third grades in Wyoming. The award is sponsored by the Wyoming show more Library Association and the Wyoming State Reading Council. show less
All, Winner (24), First runner-up (24), Second runner-up (24), Nominee (327)
All, 2024 (10), 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2021 (10), 2020 (10), 2019 (10), 2018 (10), 2017 (10), 2016 (15), 2015 (15), 2014 (15), 2013 (15), 2012 (15), 2011 (15), 2010 (15), 2009 (15), 2008 (15), 2007 (15), 2006 (15), 2005 (15), 2004 (15), 2003 (15), 2002 (15), 2001 (15), 1999 (18)

Winner 24

First runner-up 24

Second runner-up 24

Nominee 327

Farmhouse by Sophie Blackall2024
Knight Owl by Christopher Denise2024
No Nibbling! by Beth Ferry2024
Rumple Buttercup: A Story of Bananas, Belonging, and Being Yourself by Matthew Gray Gubler2024
Witch Hazel by Molly Idle2024
Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship by Jessica Kensky2024
What Is Given from the Heart by Patricia C. Mckissack2024
Powwow Day by Traci Sorell2024
The Bug Girl: A True Story by Sophia Spencer2024
Pipsqueaks, Slowpokes, and Stinkers: Celebrating Animal Underdogs by Melissa Stewart2024
King of the Birds by Elise Gravel2023
Snail Crossing by Corey R. Tabor2023
The Sequoia Lives On by Joanna Cooke2023
Sorry (Really Sorry) by Joanna Cotler2023
A Little Bit Brave by Nicola Kinnear2023
Encounter by Brittany Luby2023
Dragonboy (Dragonboy, 1) by Fabio Napoleoni2023
Facts vs. Opinions vs. Robots by Michael Rex2023
Dear Librarian by Lydia M. Sigwarth2023
Bad Dog by Mike Boldt2022
Pea, Bee, & Jay #1: Stuck Together by Brian "Smitty" Smith2022
Red Rover: Curiosity on Mars by Richard Ho2022
The Worrysaurus by Rachel Bright2022
A Drop of the Sea by Ingrid Chabbert2022
Carmela Full of Wishes by Matt de la Peña2022
Giraffe Problems by Jory John2022
Let 'er Buck!: George Fletcher, the People's Champion by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson2022
My Rainy Day Rocket Ship by Markette Sheppard2022
Just Ask!: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You by Sonia Sotomayor2022
Super Rabbit Boy Powers Up! by Thomas Flintham2021
The Panda Problem by Deborah Underwood2021
Potato Pants! by Laurie Keller2021
The Three Vikings by Adam Auerbach2021
Little Red Riding Sheep by Linda Ravin Lodding2021
** The Happy Book and Other Feelings ** (Paperback Book) (2020) by Andy Rash2021
Rowdy Randy by Casey Rislov2021
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) by Dan Santat2021
The Antlered Ship by Dashka Slater2021
The Donkey Egg by Janet Stevens2021
Shark Lady: The True Story of How Eugenie Clark Became the Ocean's Most Fearless Scientist by Jess Keating2020
Stay: A Girl, a Dog, a Bucket List by Kate Klise2020
Grumpy Monkey by Suzanne Lang2020
Life on Mars by Jon Agee2020
Poor Little Guy by Elanna Allen2020
A House That Once Was by Julie Fogliano2020
I Am the Mountain Mouse by Gianna Marino2020
Bring Me a Rock! by Daniel Miyares2020
The Secret Life of the Little Brown Bat by Laurence Pringle2020
Kate, Who Tamed The Wind by Liz Garton Scanlon2020
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors by Drew Daywalt2019
Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea! by Ben Clanton2019
The Princess and the Pony by Kate Beaton2019
The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse by Mac Barnett2019
Monkey and Duck Quack Up! by Jennifer Hamburg2019
Be Quiet! by Ryan T. Higgins2019
The Book of Mistakes by Corinna Luyken2019
The Blobfish Book by Jessica Olien2019
Anything But Ordinary Addie: The True Story of Adelaide Herrmann, Queen of Magic by Mara Rockliff2019
Pandora by Victoria Turnbull2019
A Perfectly Messed-Up Story by Patrick McDonnell2018
Coyote Moon by Maria Gianferrari2018
The Princess in Black by Shannon Hale2018
Trapped!: A Whale's Rescue by Robert Burleigh2018
Dragon Was Terrible by Kelly DiPucchio2018
Nobody Likes a Goblin by Ben Hatke2018
I Will Not Eat You by Adam Lehrhaupt2018
The Bear and the Piano by David Litchfield2018
Let Me Finish! by Minh Lê2018
The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig2018
There's a Lion in My Cornflakes by Michelle Robinson2017
Frog on a Log? by Kes Gray2017
Ragweed's Farm Dog Handbook by Anne Vittur Kennedy2017
McToad Mows Tiny Island by Tom Angleberger2017
Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins2017
Annie and Helen by Deborah Hopkinson2017
Too Tall Houses by Gianna Marino2017
Elizabeth Started All the Trouble by Doreen Rappaport2017
Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold by Joyce Sidman2017
A Tower of Giraffes: Animals in Groups by Anna Wright2017
The Book with No Pictures by B. J. Novak2016
President Taft Is Stuck in the Bath by Mac Barnett2016
Dojo Daycare by Chris Tougas2016
Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla by Katherine Applegate2016
Breaking News: Bear Alert by David Biedrzycki2016
Mo's Mustache by Ben Clanton2016
Gaston by Kelly DiPucchio2016
This Orq. (He Cave Boy.) by David Elliott2016
The Cat, the Dog, Little Red, the Exploding Eggs, the Wolf, and Grandma by Diane Fox2016
I Don't Want to Be a Frog by Dev Petty2016
Blackout by John Rocco2016
The Bear Ate Your Sandwich by Julia Sarcone-Roach2016
Unicorn Thinks He's Pretty Great by Bob Shea2016
Winnie: The True Story of the Bear Who Inspired Winnie-the-Pooh by Sally M. Walker2016
Malala: A Brave Girl from Pakistan / Iqbal: A Brave Boy from Pakistan by Jeanette Winter2016
The Three Ninja Pigs by Corey Rosen Schwartz2015
How Martha Saved Her Parents from Green Beans by David LaRochelle2015
Exclamation Mark by Amy Krouse Rosenthal2015
Journey by Aaron Becker2015
Tito Puente, Mambo King/Tito Puente, Rey del Mambo (Pura Belpre Honor Books - Illustration Honor) by Monica Brown2015
Monkey & Robot by Peter Catalanotto2015
The Highway Rat by Julia Donaldson2015
How to Train a Train by Jason Carter Eaton2015
The Story of Fish and Snail by Deborah Freedman2015
The Buffalo Are Back by Jean Craighead George2015
A Moose That Says Moo by Jennifer Hamburg2015
George Flies South by Simon James2015
Neville by Norton Juster2015
Xander's Panda Party by Linda Sue Park2015
The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires2015
Creepy Carrots! by Aaron Reynolds2014
Little Dog Lost: The True Story of a Brave Dog Named Baltic by Monica Carnesi2014
Chalk by Bill Thomson2014
Little Elephants by Graeme Base2014
The Zoo with the Empty Cage (Field Trip Mysteries) by Steve Brezenoff2014
One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo2014
Nighttime Ninja by Barbara DaCosta2014
Oh, No! by Candace Fleming2014
Lacey Walker, Nonstop Talker (Little Boost) by Christianne C. Jones2014
Me . . . Jane by Patrick McDonnell2014
Mario Makes a Move by Jill McElmurry2014
The Camping Trip that Changed America by Barb Rosenstock2014
Tales for Very Picky Eaters by Josh Schneider2014
The Princess and the Packet of Frozen Peas by Tony Wilson2014
Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson2014
Hot Rod Hamster by Cynthia Lord2013
Betty Bunny Loves Chocolate Cake by Michael Kaplan2013
Chicken Cheeks by Michael Ian Black2013
My Rhinoceros by Jon Agee2013
Extra Yarn by Mac Barnett2013
You Will Be My Friend! by Peter Brown2013
Trouble Gum by Matthew Cordell2013
Ten Rules You Absolutely Must Not Break if You Want to Survive the School Bus by John Grandits2013
Stuck by Oliver Jeffers2013
I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen2013
Pop!: The Invention of Bubble Gum by Meghan McCarthy2013
Stink: Solar System Superhero by Megan McDonald2013
11 Experiments That Failed by Jenny Offill2013
Robot Zot! by Jon Scieszka2013
You're Finally Here! by Melanie Watt2013
Nubs: The True Story of a Mutt, a Marine & a Miracle by Brian Dennis2012
Shark vs. Train by Chris Barton2012
I Need My Monster by Amanda Noll2012
Quackenstein Hatches a Family by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen2012
Miss Brooks Loves Books (and I don't) by Barbara Bottner2012
Bink and Gollie by Kate DiCamillo2012
Every Cowgirl Needs a Horse by Rebecca Janni2012
The Junkyard Wonders by Patricia Polacco2012
Those Darn Squirrels! by Adam Rubin2012
A Whiff of Pine, a Hint of Skunk: A Forest of Poems by Deborah Ruddell2012
Sylvie by Jennifer Sattler2012
Smooch Your Pooch by Teddy Slater2012
Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein2012
Art & Max by David Wiesner2012
A Beach Tail by Karen Lynn Williams2012
Rhyming Dust Bunnies by Jan Thomas2011
Always In Trouble by Corinne Demas2011
Titanicat by Marty Crisp2011
I Hate Reading: How to Get Through 20 Minutes of Reading a Day Without Really Reading by Arthur Bacon2011
Tadpole Rex by Kurt Cyrus2011
Let's Do Nothing! by Tony Fucile2011
Crazy Hair by Neil Gaiman2011
Never Smile at a Monkey: And 17 Other Important Things to Remember by Steve Jenkins2011
Spot the Plot: A Riddle Book of Book Riddles by J. Patrick Lewis2011
Otis by Loren Long2011
Long Shot: Never Too Small to Dream Big by Chris Paul2011
Felicity Floo Visits the Zoo by E.S. Redmond2011
Yes Day! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal2011
Chicken Dance by Tammi Sauer2011
The Bog Baby by Jeanne Willis2011
Danny Diamondback by Barry E. Jackson2010
The Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers2010
A Visitor for Bear by Bonny Becker2010
Lightship by Brian Floca2010
A Couple of Boys Have the Best Week Ever by Marla Frazee2010
Monarch and Milkweed by Helen Frost2010
Snoring Beauty by Bruce Hale2010
Uh-oh, Cleo by Jessica Harper2010
Birds by Kevin Henkes2010
Skunkdog by Emily Jenkins2010
Bats at the Library by Brian Lies2010
Cowboy Camp by Tammi Sauer2010
Millie Waits for the Mail by Alexander Steffensmeier2010
Help Me, Mr. Mutt!: Expert Answers for Dogs with People Problems by Janet Stevens2010
Knut: How One Little Polar Bear Captivated The World by Juliana Hatkoff2009
Puff the Magic Dragon by Peter Yarrow2009
Max's Words by Kate Banks2009
Move Over, Rover by Karen Beaumont2009
When Dinosaurs Came with Everything by Elise Broach2009
Dogku by Andrew Clements2009
Traction Man is Here! by Mini Grey2009
The End by David LaRochelle2009
Henry's Freedom Box by Ellen Levine2009
Don't Touch My Hat by James Rumford2009
Mind Your Manners, B.B. Wolf by Judy Sierra2009
Maybelle in the Soup by Katie Speck2009
The Gingerbread Cowboy by Janet Squires2009
Castaway Cats by Lisa Wheeler2009
Owen & Mzee: A Day Together by Craig Hatkoff2008
Ten-Gallon Bart by Susan Stevens Crummel2008
Probuditi! by Chris Van Allsburg2008
Too Many Frogs by Sandy Asher2008
Chickerella by Mary Jane Auch2008
A Girl and Her Gator by Sean Bryan2008
Ellison the Elephant (with Audio CD) by Eric Drachman2008
Monkey Business by Wallace Edwards2008
Sunny Boy!: The Life and Times of a Tortoise by Candace Fleming2008
The Boy Who Cried Wolf by B. G. Hennessy2008
Pancakes For Supper by Anne Isaacs2008
Fat Bat and Swoop (Early Chapter Books (Henry Holt & Company)) by Leo Landry2008
Chicks and Salsa by Aaron Reynolds2008
Edwina, The Dinosaur Who Didn't Know She Was Extinct by Mo Willems2008
Sweet Tooth by Margie Palatini2007
I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! by Karen Beaumont2007
Chameleon, Chameleon by Joy Cowley2007
The Hungry Coat: A Tale from Turkey by Demi2007
Mercy Watson to the Rescue by Kate DiCamillo2007
Mrs. McBloom, Clean Up Your Classroom! by Kelly DiPucchio2007
Fold Me a Poem by Kristine O'Connell George2007
Lilly's Big Day by Kevin Henkes2007
The Great Graph Contest by Loreen Leedy2007
Beatrice Doesn't Want To by Laura Numeroff2007
Little Pea by Amy Krouse Rosenthal2007
Wild About Books by Judy Sierra2007
The Great Fuzz Frenzy by Janet Stevens2007
Leonardo, the Terrible Monster by Mo Willems2007
The Toughest Cowboy: or How the Wild West Was Tamed by John Frank2006
Pinduli by Janell Cannon2006
Jungle Drums by Graeme Base2006
The Umbrella by Jan Brett2006
Mister Seahorse by Eric Carle2006
One-Dog Canoe by Mary Casanova2006
The Legend of Spud Murphy by Eoin Colfer2006
Moo Who? by Margie Palatini2006
Late for School by Mike Reiss2006
Nine Animals and the Well by James Rumford2006
Why Epossumondas Has No Hair on His Tail by Coleen Salley2006
Science Verse by Jon Scieszka2006
Alice the Fairy by David Shannon2006
Bear Wants More by Karma Wilson2006
Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songs by Alan Katz2005
Diary of a Worm by Doreen Cronin2005
On Noah's Ark by Jan Brett2005
A Fine, Fine School by Sharon Creech2005
Farmer McPeepers and His Missing Milk Cows by Katy S. Duffield2005
The Magic Hat by Mem Fox2005
A Story for Bear by Dennis Haseley2005
Fireboat: The Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey by Maira Kalman2005
How I Became a Pirate by Melinda Long2005
Punctuation Takes a Vacation by Robin Pulver2005
Jackalope by Janet Stevens2005
Get Well, Good Knight by Shelley Moore Thomas2005
Dinnertime! by Sue Williams2005
How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon? by Jane Yolen2005
Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School by Mark Teague2004
Epossumondas by Coleen Salley2004
Crickwing by Janell Cannon2004
Slowly, Slowly, Slowly, Said the Sloth by Eric Carle2004
That Pesky Rat by Lauren Child2004
Horace and Morris But Mostly Dolores by James Howe2004
Franny B. Kranny, There's a Bird in Your Hair! by Harriet Lerner2004
Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon by Patty Lovell2004
Gooney Bird Greene by Lois Lowry2004
The Teddy Bear by David McPhail2004
If You Take a Mouse to the Movies by Laura Numeroff2004
The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neill2004
Duck on a Bike by David Shannon2004
Bear Snores On by Karma Wilson2004
Parts by Tedd Arnold2003
Rattlesnake Dance by Jim Arnosky2003
With Love, Little Red Hen by Alma Flor Ada2003
Don't Need Friends by Carolyn Crimi2003
Roar!: A Noisy Counting Book by Pamela Duncan Edwards2003
Snow Bear by Jean Craighead George2003
Cowboy Sam and Those Confounded Secrets by Kitty Griffin2003
Sit, Truman! by Dan Harper2003
Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes2003
Armadillo Tattletale by Helen Ketteman2003
Albert by Donna Jo Napoli2003
Junie B. Jones Is Captain Field Day by Barbara Park2003
Mouse Mess by Linnea Riley2003
When Esther Morris Headed West: Women, Wyoming, and the Right to Vote by Connie Nordhielm Wooldridge2003
Grandad's teeth by Rod Clement2002
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin2002
Giraffes Can't Dance by Giles Andreae2002
When Sophie Gets Angry -- Really, Really Angry... by Molly Bang2002
Gingerbread Baby by Jan Brett2002
Olivia by Ian Falconer2002
Harriet, You'll Drive Me Wild! by Mem Fox2002
Bugs! by David T. Greenberg2002
Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella by Susan Lowell2002
The Baby Beebee Bird by Diane Redfield Massie2002
Amelia Hits the Road by Marissa Moss2002
Junie B. Jones Is a Beauty Shop Guy by Barbara Park2002
Jubal's Wish by Audrey Wood2002
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? by Jane Yolen2002
Hooway for Wodney Wat by Helen Lester2001
Bark, George by Jules Feiffer2001
A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon2001
The Easter Egg Farm by Mary Jane Auch2001
Armadillo Rodeo by Jan Brett2001
Polka-Bats and Octopus Slacks: 14 Stories by Calef Brown2001
Hello, Red Fox by Eric Carle2001
The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson2001
Dinorella: A Prehistoric Fairy Tale by Pamela Duncan Edwards2001
Measuring Penny by Loreen Leedy2001
Get Out Of Bed! by Robert Munsch2001
Zoom Broom by Margie Palatini2001
Junie B. Jones and Her Big Fat Mouth by Barbara Park2001
Cook-a-Doodle-Doo by Janet Stevens2001
Sweet Dream Pie by Audrey Wood2001
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg1999
The Napping House by Audrey Wood1999
Comet's Nine Lives by Jan Brett1999
Arthur's Chicken Pox by Marc Brown1999
Amber Brown Is Not a Crayon by Paula Danziger1999
The Library Dragon by Carmen Agra Deedy1999
Red Leaf, Yellow Leaf by Lois Ehlert1999
Something from Nothing by Phoebe Gilman1999
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes1999
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Jr. Martin1999
Stephanie's Ponytail by Robert Munsch1999
If You Give a Moose a Muffin by Laura Numeroff1999
Piggie Pie! by Margie Palatini1999
The Hallo-Wiener by Dav Pilkey1999
Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco1999
Henry and Mudge and the Forever Sea by Cynthia Rylant1999
Tops and Bottoms by Janet Stevens1999


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