Land Of Enchantment Book Award

Given by New Mexico Library Association

81 Works 331,821 Books 14,831 Reviews 4.1
The Land of Enchantment Book Award is designed to encourage the youth of New Mexico to read outstanding books of literary quality. A committee sponsored by the New Mexico Library Association, and the show more New Mexico Council of the International Reading Association selects three lists of books--Picture Book, Children's, and Young Adult. In April, New Mexico youth who have read at least three books from one of these lists vote on their favorite. show less
All, Winner (60), Nominee (21)
All, 2015-2016 (22), 2014-2015 (3), 2013-2014 (3), 2012-2013 (3), 2011-2012 (3), 2011 (1), 2010-2011 (4), 2009-2010 (2), 2008-2009 (2), 2007-2008 (2), 2006-2007 (2), 2005-2006 (2), 2004-2005 (2), 2003-2004 (2), 2002-2003 (2), 2001-2002 (2), 2000-2001 (2), 1999-2000 (2), 1998-1999 (1), 1997-1998 (1), 1996-1997 (1), 1995-1996 (1), 1994-1995 (1), 1993-1994 (1), 1992-1993 (1), 1991-1992 (1), 1990-1991 (1), 1989-1990 (1), 1988-1989 (1), 1987-1988 (1), 1986-1987 (1), 1985-1986 (1), 1984-1985 (1), 1983-1984 (1), 1982-1983 (1), 1981-1982 (1), 1980-1981 (1)

Winner 60

Perfect Game by Fred BowenChildren's Book2015-2016
As Fast as Words Could Fly by Pamela M. TuckPicture Book2015-2016
Dangerous by Shannon HaleYoung Adult2015-2016
Masters of Disaster by Gary PaulsenChildren's2014-2015
Irena's Jars of Secrets by Marcia K. VaughanPicture Book2014-2015
The Lions of Little Rock by Kristin LevineYoung Adult2014-2015
Wonder by R. J. PalacioChildren's2013-2014
City of Orphans by AviYoung Adult2013-2014
Divergent by Veronica RothYoung Adult2013-2014
The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom AnglebergerChildren's2012-2013
The Dog Who Loved Tortillas / La perrita que le encantaban las tortillas (A Little Diego Book) (English and Spanish Edition) by Benjamin Alire SáenzPicture Book2012-2013
Out of My Mind by Sharon M. DraperYoung Adult2012-2013
Bad to the Bone by Lucy A. NolanChildren's2011-2012
Mirror Mirror: A Book of Reverso Poems by Marilyn SingerPicture Book2011-2012
The Red Pyramid by Rick RiordanYoung Adult2011-2012
Stolen Children by Peg KehretChildren's2010-2011
Raymond and Graham Rule the School by Mike KnudsonChildren's2010-2011
What REALLY Happened to Humpty?: From the Files of a Hard-Boiled Detective by Jeanie Franz RansomPicture Book2010-2011
The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsYoung Adult2010-2011
United Tweets of America: 50 State Birds, Their Stories, Their Glories by Hudson TalbottChildren's2009-2010
Deep and Dark and Dangerous by Mary Downing HahnYoung Adult2009-2010
Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates by Jonah WinterChildren's2008-2009
So B. It by Sarah WeeksYoung Adult2008-2009
Stink and the Incredible Super-Galactic Jawbreaker by Megan McDonaldChildren's2007-2008
A Dogʼs Life: The Autobiography of a Stray by Ann M. MartinYoung Adult2007-2008
George Washington's Teeth by Deborah ChandraChildren's2006-2007
The City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrauYoung Adult2006-2007
Togo by Robert J. BlakeChildren's2005-2006
The Tale of Despereaux: Being the Story of a Mouse, a Princess, Some Soup, and a Spool of Thread by Kate DiCamilloYoung Adult2005-2006
El Cucuy: A Bogeyman Cuento in English and Spanish (English and Spanish Edition) by Joe HayesChildren's2004-2005
Ruby Holler by Sharon CreechYoung Adult2004-2005
Pee Wee's tale by Johanna HurwitzChildren's2003-2004
Love That Dog by Sharon CreechYoung Adult2003-2004
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamilloChildren's2002-2003
Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul CurtisYoung Adult2002-2003
Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter by Diane StanleyChildren's2001-2002
Ghost Canoe by Will HobbsYoung Adult2001-2002
A Spoon for Every Bite / Cada Bocado con Nueva Cuchara (English and Spanish Edition) by Joe HayesChildren's2000-2001
Holes by Louis SacharYoung Adult2000-2001
Library Lil by Suzanne WilliamsChildren's1999-2000
The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 by Christopher Paul CurtisYoung Adult1999-2000
Poppy by AviChildren's1998-1999
The Best School Year Ever by Barbara RobinsonChildren's1997-1998
The Giver by Lois LowryChildren's1996-1997
The Knights of the Kitchen Table #1 (Time Warp Trio) by Jon ScieszkaChildren's1995-1996
Terror at the Zoo by Peg KehretChildren's1994-1995
Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds NaylorChildren's1993-1994
Maniac Magee by Jerry SpinelliChildren's1992-1993
Wayside School is Falling Down by Louis SacharChildren's1991-1992
Pecos Bill by Steven KelloggChildren's1990-1991
There's a Boy in the Girls' Bathroom by Louis SacharChildren's1989-1990
Sixth Grade Can Really Kill You by Barthe DeClementsChildren's1988-1989
The Dollhouse Murders by Betty Ren WrightChildren's1987-1988
Zucchini by Barbara DanaChildren's1986-1987
Thirteen Ways to Sink a Sub by Jamie GilsonChildren's1985-1986
Nothing's Fair in Fifth Grade by Barthe DeClementsChildren's1984-1985
Superfudge by Judy BlumeChildren's1983-1984
Summer of Fear by Lois DuncanChildren's1982-1983
Bunnicula by Deborah HoweChildren's1981-1982
Ramona and Her Father by Beverly ClearyChildren's1980-1981

Nominee 21

Hunter Moran Digs Deep by Patricia Reilly GiffChildren's Book2015-2016
The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. HolmChildren's Book2015-2016
The Mouse with the Question Mark Tail by Richard PeckChildren's Book2015-2016
May B. by Caroline Starr RoseChildren's Book2015-2016
Nanny X by Madelyn RosenbergChildren's Book2015-2016
The Forbidden Library by Django WexlerChildren's Book2015-2016
Noah Webster and His Words by Jeri Chase FerrisPicture Book2015-2016
The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever by H. Joseph HopkinsPicture Book2015-2016
Flight of the Honey Bee by Raymond HuberPicture Book2015-2016
Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table by Jacqueline Briggs MartinPicture Book2015-2016
BookSpeak!: Poems About Books by Laura Purdie SalasPicture Book2015-2016
Pluto's Secret: An Icy World's Tale of Discovery by Margaret WeitekampPicture Book2015-2016
This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl by Esther EarlYoung Adult2015-2016
The Glass Sentence by S. E. GroveYoung Adult2015-2016
Ungifted by Gordon KormanYoung Adult2015-2016
A Death-Struck Year by Makiia LucierYoung Adult2015-2016
Temple Grandin: How the Girl Who Loved Cows Embraced Autism and Changed the World by Sy MontgomeryYoung Adult2015-2016
Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg SloanYoung Adult2015-2016
Danny Blackgoat, Navajo Prisoner by Tim TingleYoung Adult2015-2016
White Fur Flying by Patricia MacLachlanChildren's Book, 2015-2016; Young Adult, 2015-20162013
Alley Oops by Janice Levy2011


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