Maud Hart Lovelace Award2010

Given by Minnesota Youth Reading Awards, Inc. (MYRA)

Other Names: Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award
20 Works / 24 Items 42,654 Books 2,102 Reviews 4.0
About the Maud Hart Lovelace Award

The Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award is a children's read and vote book award. Its purpose is to encourage recreational reading among school age children.

Nominated show more 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 I nominee list and students in grades 6-8 who have read or listened to at least three titles from the Division II nominee list are eligible to vote for the Maud Hart Lovelace Award.

Students vote for a favorite title and ballots may be submitted to the Minnesota Youth Reading Awards during the month of March.

The current year's winners and next year's nominees are announced by the MYRA executive board in April. The winning authors are then invited to attend an award presentations in the fall, location and date to be announced by the MYRA executive board.

The books on the nominee lists are selected by the Maud Hart Lovelace Selection Committee. Criteria for selection include:

books must be available in paperback as of January 1st of the selection year

author must live in North America

original copyright must be within three years of the selection year

must be work of fiction and not classified as a picture book

The nominee lists are not intended to be an automatic recommendation of the books. Since selection policies vary, please apply your specific selection criteria to each title and purchase those titles that best meet the needs of your library or school.
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All, Winner (71), Honor (16), 3rd Place (12), 2nd Place (12), Nominee (867)
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Years:
All, 2024 (20), 2023 (20), 2022 (20), 2021 (20), 2020 (21), 2019 (20), 2018 (19), 2017 (24), 2016 (24), 2015 (24), 2014 (24), 2013 (23), 2012 (24), 2011 (23), 2010 (24), 2009 (24), 2008 (24), 2007 (24), 2006 (24), 2005 (22), 2004 (22), 2003 (23), 2002 (24), 2001 (23), 2000 (23), 1999 (20), 1998 (15), 1997 (15), 1996 (15), 1995 (24), 1994 (11), 1993 (14), 1992 (15), 1991 (15), 1990 (15), 1989 (14), 1988 (15), 1987 (15), 1986 (15), 1985 (15), 1984 (15), 1983 (15), 1982 (15), 1981 (15), 1980 (15)

Winner 2

Nominee 24

WorkCategoryYear
Champ by Marcia Thornton JonesDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Home of the Brave by Katherine ApplegateDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Star Jumper: Journal of a Cardboard Genius by Frank AschDivision I - Grades 3-52010
The Liberation of Gabriel King by K. L. GoingDivision I - Grades 3-52010
The Thing About Georgie by Lisa GraffDivision I - Grades 3-52010
The Homework Machine by Dan GutmanDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Princess Academy by Shannon HaleDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat by Lynne JonellDivision I - Grades 3-52010
The Year of the Dog by Grace LinDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Rules by Cynthia LordDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Clementine by Sara PennypackerDivision I - Grades 3-52010
Leepike Ridge by N. D. WilsonDivision I - Grades 3-52010
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You by Ally CarterDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Home of the Brave by Katherine ApplegateDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Fire from the Rock by Sharon DraperDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Princess Academy by Shannon HaleDivision II - Grades 6-82010
La Linea by Ann JaramilloDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam by Cynthia KadohataDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Schooled by Gordon KormanDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Rules by Cynthia LordDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth PfefferDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Peak by Roland SmithDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Notes From The Midnight Driver by Jordan SonnenblickDivision II - Grades 6-82010
Leepike Ridge by N. D. WilsonDivision II - Grades 6-82010

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