Congratulations to the winners!
Those who blog on children’s and young adult titles have spoken and the winners for 2010 are:
Fiction Picture Books: Interrupting Chicken by David Ezra Stein (Candlewick)
Nonfiction Picture Books: The Extraordinary Life of Mark Twain (According to Susy) by Barbara Kerley (Scholastic)
Short Chapter Books: Zapato Power: Freddie Ramos Takes Off by Jacqueline Jules (Albert Whitman and Co.)
Poetry: Mirror Mirror: A Book of Reversible Verse by Marilyn Singer (Penguin)
Graphic Novels: Meanwhile: Pick Any Path. 3856 Story Possibilities by Jason Shiga (Abrams Books)
Fantasy & Science Fiction: The Shadows by Jacqueline West (Dial)
Middle Grade Fiction: The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger (Amulet)
Young adult Non-fiction: The Secret of the Yellow Death: A True Story of Medical Sleuthing by Suzanne Jurmain (Houghton Mifflin)
Young Adult Fiction: Slit by Swati Avasthi (Knopf)
I have to admit that I’ve only read We Are in a Book so far but I loved it. I hope that, like myself, you are looking forward to some serious reading fun in the not too distant future!