20172018 Sunshine State Books

2017-2018 Sunshine State Books

2017-2018 Sunshine State Young Readers Award List


Grades 3-5


Allie, First at Last by Angela Cervantes


 Castle Hangnail by Ursula Vernon


 A Dragon’s Guide to the Care and Feeding of Humans by Laurence Yep and Joanna Ryder


 Framed! by James Ponti


The Hero Two Doors Down by Sharon Robinson


Maxi’s Secrets: Or What You Can Learn From A Dog by Lynn Plourde


 My Brother is a Superhero by David Solomons


 Night of the Living Worms by Dave Coverly


 Pugs of the Frozen North by Philip Reeve and Sarah McIntyre


Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan


 Teddy Mars: Almost a World Record Breaker by Molly Burnham


The Vanishing Coin by Kate Egan with Mike Lane


 A Whole New Ballgame by Phil Bildner


The Wild Robot by Peter Brown


 Willy Maykit in Space by Greg Trine




Grade 6


Courage for Beginners by Karen Harrington


Framed! by James Ponti


The Girl in the Well is Me by Karen Rivers


The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill


 How to (Almost) Ruin Your Summer by Taryn Souders


 It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas


 The Mark of the Dragonfly by Jaleigh Johnson


Moving Target by Christina Diaz Gonzalez


 The Nerdy Dozen by Jeff Miller


The Nest by Kenneth Oppel


Omega City by Diana Peterfreund


 Randoms by David Liss


 Shadows of Sherwood by Kekla Magoon


 Terror at Bottle Creek by Watt Key


 The War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubak Bradley