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                                       Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                              Nominated Titles
Title                                           Author

The Sweet Touch                                 Lorna Balian
Mother, Mother, I Want Another                  Maria Polushkin
Caleb and Kate                                  William Steig
The Knight and the Dragon                       Tomie De Paola
The Mysterious Tadpole                          Seven Kellogg
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs               Judith Barrett

Superfudge                                      Judy Blume
Sideways Stories from Wayside School            Louis Sachar
Bunnicula: a Rabbit Tale of Mystery             Deborah & James Howe
McBroom Tells a Lie                             Sid Fleischman
Ramona and Her Mother                           Beverly Cleary
Bridge to Terabithia                            Katherine Paterson
Hail, Hail Camp Timberwood                      Ellen Conford
Sprout                                          Jennifer Wayne
View from the Cherry Tree                       Willo D. Roberts

Tex                                             S.E. Hinton
Pistachio Prescription                          Paula Danziger
Summer of the Monkeys                           Wilson Rawls
One Fat Summer                                  Robert Lipsyte
Lottery Rose                                    Irene Hunt
                                            Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                   Nominated Titles
Title                                              Author

Fortune Tellers                                    Lloyd Alexander
The Wall                                           Eve Bunting
Chrysanthemum                                      Keven Henkes
Amazing Grace                                      Mary Hoffman
My Great-Aunt Arizona                              Gloria Houston
Flute Player: an Apache Folktale                   Michael Lacapa
Three Little Javelinas                             Susan Lowell
Roxaboxen                                          Alice McLerran
Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch                      Eileen Spinelli
Widow's Broom                                      Chris Van Allsburg

True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle                Avi
Strider                                            Beverly Cleary
Jennifer Murdley's Toad                            Bruce Coville
Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt                     Jean Fritz
Stepping on the Cracks                             Mary D. Hahn
Max Malone Makes a Million                         Charlotte Herman
Shoebag                                            Mary James
Shiloh                                             Phyllis R. Naylor
Trading Game                                       Alfred Slote

Nothing But the Truth                              Avi
Skinhead                                           Jay Bennett
Year of the Impossible Goodbyes                    Sook Nyui Choi
Other Bells for Us to Ring                         Robert Cormier
Mariel of Redwall                                  Brian Jacques
Silverkiss                                         Annette Klause
Where the Broken Heart Sill Beats                  Carolyn Meyer
Death Walk                                         Walt Morey
My Name is Sus5asn Smith: the 5 is Silent          Louise Plummer
Road to Memphis                                    Mildred Taylor
                                                 Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                        Nominated Titles
Title                                                                    Author

Cat Who Wished to Be a Man                                               Lloyd Alexander
Humbug Rabbit                                                            Lorna Balian
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing                                          Judy Blume
Ramona the Brave                                                         Beverly Cleary
The Whys & Wherefores of Littabelle Lee                                  Verna & Bill Cleaver
Dorrie and the Goblin                                                    Patricia Combs
Hi Cat!                                                                  Ezra Jack Keats
Mom, the Wolf Man, and Me                                                Norma Klein
Alexander & the Wind-up Mouse                                            Leo Lionni
Annie and the Old One                                                    Miska Miles
Sing Down the Moon                                                       Scott O'Dell
Cyrus the Unsinkable Sea Serpent                                         Bill Peet
A Billion for Boris                                                      Mary Rodgers
Me, Cholay and Company, Apache Warriors                                  Don Schellie
The Lorax                                                                Dr. Seuss
All the Lassies                                                          Liesel Skorpen
Encyclopedia Brown Takes the Case                                        Donald Sobol
Alexander & the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day                Judith Viorst
Ira Sleeps Over                                                          Bernard Waber
William's Doll                                                           Charlotte Zolotow
                                     Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                           Nominated Books
Title                                         Author

A Regular Flood of Mishap                     Tom Birdseye
Metropolitan Cow                              Tom Egan
Outrageous Bodacious Boliver Boggs            Jo Harper
Two of Everything                             Lily Toy Hong
The Iguana Brothers                           Tony Johnson
Grandpa Toad's Secrets                        Keiko Kasza
Anansi & the Talking Melon                    Eric Kimmel
Little Red Cowboy Hat                         Susan Lowell
Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm                  Jerdine Nolan
Chato's Kitchen                               Gary Soto

My Name is Brain-Brian                        Jeanne Bethencourt
Bookstore Mouse                               Peggy Christian
Tough Loser                                   Barthe DeClements
Yolanda's Genius                              Carol Fenner
A Dolphin Named Bob                           Twig George
Hawk Hill                                     Suzie Gilbert
Running Out of Time                           Margaret Haddix
Girls to the Rescue                           Bruce Lasky
Beethoven Lives Upstairs                      Barbara Nichol
Mr. Tucket                                    Gary Paulsen

Thwonk                                        Joan D. Bauer
Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963                 Christopher Paul Curtis
Shadow of the Dragon                          Sherry Garland
Phoenix Rising                                Karen Hesse
Kokopelli's Flute                             Will Hobbs
California Blue                               David Klass
Ice                                           Phyllis R. Naylor
The Rifle                                     Gary Paulsen
Others See Us                                 William Sleator
The Bomb                                      Theodore Taylor
                                              Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                     Nominated Titles
Title                                                        Author

Miss Nelson is Missing                                       Harry Allard
The Goat in the Rug                                          Charles L. Bood & Martin Link
Blubber                                                      Judy Blume
The Pinballs                                                 Betsy Byars
Ramona and Her Father                                        Bevery Cleary
Me and the Terrible Two                                      Ellen Conford
I Am the Cheese                                              Robert Cormier
Summer of Fear                                               Lois Duncan
A Toad for Tuesday                                           Russell Erickson
Deadline for McGurk                                          E.W. Hildick
Hitchhike                                                    Isabelle Holland
Gentlehands                                                  M.E. Kerr
Confessions of an Only Child                                 Norma Klein
One Monster After Another                                    Mercer Mayer
The Stone-Cutter                                             Gerald McDermott
Are You in the House Alone?                                  Richard Peck
Harry Cat's Pet Puppy                                        George Sheldon
Among the Dolls                                              William Sleator
Encyclopedia Brown & the Case of the Dead Eagles             Donald J. Sobol
                                                Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                       Nominated Titles
Title                                                                    Author

We Walk in Sandy Places                                                  Byrd Baylor
Tales of Olga de Polga                                                   Michael Bond
Johnny May                                                               Robbie Branscum
Wy Me?                                                                   John Branfield
Pickles & Jake                                                           Janet Chenery
The Witch's Buttons                                                      Ruth Chew
Socks                                                                    Beverly Cleary
My Brother Sam is Dead                                                   James & Christopher Collier
The Cat Ate My Gymsuit                                                   Paula Danziger
Strega Nona                                                              Tomie De Paola
The Great Brain Reforms                                                  John D. Fitzgerald
Beat the Turtle Drum                                                     Constance C. Greene
Rumble Fish                                                              S.E. Hinton
The Hundred Penny Box                                                    Sharon Bell Mathis
How to Eat Fried Worms                                                   Thomas Rockwell
Mooch the Messy                                                          Marjorie W. Sharmat
House of Stairs                                                          William Sleator
My Mama Says There Aren't Any Zombies, Ghosts, Vampires,
    Creatures, Demons, Monsters, Fiends, Goblins, or Things              Judith Viorst
I Was All Thumbs                                                         Bernard Waber
A Little Demonstration of Affection                                      Elizabeth Winthrop
                                     Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                            Nominated Titles
Title                          Author

Watch Out! Big Bro's Coming    Jan Alborough
The Hat                        Jan Brett
Bat in the Boot                Annie Cannon
One Grain of Rice              Demi
Lost                           Paul Johnson
Edward & the Pirates           David McPhail
Stephanie's Ponytail           Robert Munsch
Tutankhannen's Gift            Robert Sabuda
Saving Sweetness               Diane Stanley
The Gardener                   Sarah Stewart

Poppy                          Avi
Tornado                        Betsy Byars
Frindle                        Andrew Clements
Quest for the Eagle Feather    John Ducklee
Drive-By                       Lynne Ewing
Danger in the Desert           Terri Fields
There's an Owl in the Shower   Jean C. George
Passage to Freedom             Ken Mochizuki
Fear Place                     Phyllis R. Naylor
The Van Gogh Café              Cynthia Rylant

Tnagerine                      Edward Bloor
Overdue                        Richie Cusick
3NB's of Julian Drew           James Deem
Jack's Black Book              Jack Gantos
Who Killed Mr. Chippendale?    Mel Glenn
View from Saturday             E.L. Konigsburg
Beyond the Burning Time        Kathryn Lasky
Ella Enchanted                 Gail C. Levine
Fire Pony                      Rodman Philbrick
Crash                          Jerry Spinelli
                                          Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                 Nominated Titles
Title                                         Author

Song and Dance Man                            Karen Ackerman
Animalia                                      Graeme Base
The Tunnel                                    Anthony Browne
Very Quiet Cricket                            Eric Carle
MSB: Inside the Human Body                    Joanna Cole
The Art Lesson                                Tomie DePaola
The True Story of the Three Little Pigs       Jon Sc
Two Bad Ants                                  Chris Van Allsburg
Ira Says Goodbye                              Bernard Waber
Elbert's Bad Word                             Audrey Wood

Trolly to Yesterday                           John Bellairs
Fudge-a-Mania                                 Judy Blume
Burning Questions of Bingo Brown              Betsy Byars
My Daniel                                     Pam Conrad
My Teacher is an Alien                        Bruce Coville
Matilda                                       Roald Dahl
Bernie & the Bessledorf Ghost                 Phyllis R. Naylor
Almost Starring Skinnybones                   Barbara Park
Wayside School is Falling Down                Louis Sachar
Stinker from Space                            Pam Service
                                                 Grand Canyon Reader Award
                                                      Nominated Titles
Title                                                                                Author

Aliens Are Coming!: the True Account of the 1938 War of the Worlds Radio Braodcast   Meghan McCarthy
Chameleon, Chameleon                                                                 Joy Cowley
Desert Digits: an Arizona Number Book                                                Barbara Gowan
Fast Food                                                                            Saxton Freymann
How Much Can a Bare Bear Bear?: What are Homonyms & Homophones?                      Brian Cleary
Move!                                                                                Steve Jenkins
Now and Ben: the Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin                              Gene Barretta
Owen and Mzee: the True Story of a Remarkable Friendship                             Isabella Hatkoff
Through Georgia's Eyes                                                               Rachel Rodriguez
Walk On!: a Guide for Babies of All Ages                                             Marla Frazee

Carmine: a Little More Red                                                           Melissa Sweet
Dear Fish                                                                            Chris Gail
Getting to Know Reuben Plotnick                                                      Rosalyn Rosenbluth
The Great Fuzz Frenzy                                                                Janet Stevens
Henry and the Buccaneer Bunnies                                                      Carolyn Crimi
I Ain't Gonna Paint No More!                                                         Karen Beaumont
I Wanna Iguana                                                                       Karen K. Orloff
Thank You, Aunt Tallulah!                                                            Carmela LaVigna Coyle
That New Animal                                                                      Emily Jenkins
The Three Silly Billies                                                              Margie Palatini

Buttermilk Hill                                                                      Ruth White
Chicken Boy                                                                          Frances O. Dowell
Conch Bearer                                                                         Chitra B. Divakaruni
Each Little Bird that Sings                                                          Deborah Wiles
Gossamer                                                                             Lois Lowry
Gregor the Overlander                                                                Susan Collins
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane                                              Kate DiCamillo
The Penderwicks: a Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits & a Very Intereresting
        Boy                                                                          Jeanne Birdsall
Shakespeare's Secret                                                                 Elise Broarch
Willow Run                                                                           Patricia R. Giff

Code Talker                                                                          Joseph Bruchac
Down the Rabbit Hole: an Echo Falls Mystery                                          Peter Abrahams
Last Shot: a Final Four Mystery                                                      John Feinstein
The Lightning Thief                                                                  Rick Riordan
The Misadventures of Maude March                                                     Audrey Couloumbis
Princess Academy                                                                     Shannon Hale
The Ruins of Gorlan                                                                  John Flanagan
Sleeping Freshman Never Lie                                                          David Lubar
Uglies                                                                               Scott Westerfield
Vampire High                                                                         Doug Rees
                                                    Grand Canyon Reader Award
                                                         Nominated Titles
(Teen Not Voting Recommended Titles)
The Blue Girl                                                                       Charles De Lint
The Boy from the Basement                                                           Susan Shaw
The Burn Journals                                                                   Brent Runyon
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time                                   Mark Haddon
Daniel Half Human and the Good Nazi                                                 David Chotjewitz
The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things                                      Carolyn Mackler
Fade to Black                                                                       Alex Finn
The Forbidden Schoolhouse: the True & Dramatic Story of Prudence Crandall and her
       Students                                                                     Suzanne Jurmain
Girl, 15 Charming But Insane                                                        Sue Limb
Godless                                                                             Pete Hautman
A Great and Terrible Beauty                                                         Libba Bray
High Heat                                                                           Carl Deuker
Invisible                                                                           Pete Hautman
Jazz A-B-Z!                                                                         Wynton Marsalis
The Key to the Golden Firebird: a Novel                                             Maureen Johnson
Peeps: a Novel                                                                      Scott Westerfeld
The Perfect Shot                                                                    Elaine Marie Alphin
Persepolis                                                                          Marjane Satrapi
Sandpiper                                                                           Ellen Wittlinger
Twilight                                                                            Stephanie Meyer
A Wreath for Emmett Till                                                            Marilyn Nelson
                                                Grand Canyon Reader Award
                                                     Nominated Titles
Title                                                            Author

Dirt                                                             Steve Tomecek
Fields of Fury: the American Civil War                           James M. McPhearson
Geogra-fleas!: Riddles All Over the Map                          Joan Holub
George Washington's Teeth                                        Deborah Chandra
I Face the Wind                                                  Vicki Cobb
My Brother Martin: a Sister Remembers Growing Up
   with Rev. Dr. Marin Luther King Jr.                           Christine King Farris
Sir Cumference & the Sword in the Cone: a Math Adventure         Cindy Neuschwander
So You Want to Be an Inventor?                                   Judith St. George
Tutankhamen, the Boy King                                        Jackie Gaff
What's the Matter in Mr. Whisker's Room?                         Michael E. Ross

Armadilly Chili                                                  Helen Ketteman
A Box of Friends                                                 Pam Munoz Ryan
Coming On Home Soon                                              Jacqueline Woodson
Ella the Elegant Elephant                                        Carmelo D'Amico
Farfallina and Marcel                                            Holly Keller
Old Cricket                                                      Lisa Wheeler
Something to Tell the Chickens                                   Eileen Spinelli
Souperchicken                                                    Mary Jane Auch
Zen Shorts                                                       Jon Muth

Becoming Naomi Leon                                              Pam Munoz Ryan
The Boy Who Saved Baseball                                       John H. Ritter
Chu Ju's House                                                   Gloria Whelan
Close Encounters of a Third-World King                           Jennifer J. Stewart
Dragon Rider                                                     Cornelia Funke
Molly Moon's Incredible Book of Hypnotism                        Georgia Byng
Secret Identity - Shedderman #1                                  Wendelin Van Draanen
The Truth About Sparrows                                         Marian Hale
The Voyage of Patience Goodspeed                                 Heather Vogel Frederick
Worth                                                            A. LaFaye

After                                                            Francine Prose
Airborn                                                          Kenneth Oppel
Ashes of Roses                                                   Mary Jane Auch
The Battle of Jericho                                            Sharon Draper
The Dark Pond                                                    Joseph Bruchac
Heir Apparent                                                    Vivian Vande Velde
Honey, Baby, Sweetheart                                          Deb Caletti
My Life and Death by Alexandra Canarsie                          Susan H. O'Keefe
Once Upon a Marigold                                             Jean Ferris
Son of the Mob                                                   Gordon Korman
                                                   Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                          Nominated Titles
Title                                                                     Author

A is for Abigail: an Almanac of Amazing Women                             Lynne Cheney
Actual Size                                                               Steve Jenkins
Caves: Mysteries Beneath Our Feet                                         David Lee Harrison
The Complete Book of the Night                                            Sally Tagholm
Eureka!: Great Inventions & How They Happened                             Richard Platt
The Grapes of Math: Mind-stretching Math Riddles                          Greg Tang
My Light                                                                  Molly Bang
What Do You Do with a Tail Life This?                                     Steve Jenkins

Boom, Chicka, Rock                                                        John Archambault
The Bugliest Bug                                                          Carol D. Shields
Don't Ever Cross that Road: an Armadillo Story                            Conrad Storad
My Lucky Day                                                              Keiko Kasza
The Seed and the Giant Saguaro                                            Jennifer Ward
Something Might Happen                                                    Helen Lester
Wallace's List                                                            Barbara Bottner
Wild About Books                                                          Judy Sierra

Coraline                                                                  Neil Gaiman
Fame and Glory in Freedom, Georgia                                        Barbara O'Connor
Granny Torrelli Makes Soup                                                Sharon Creech
Ida B…and Her Plans to Maximize Fun, Avoid Disaster,and
    (Possibly) Save the World                                             Katherine M. Hannigan
Leon and the Spitting Image                                               Allen Kurzwell
Peter and the Starcatcher                                                 Dave Berry and Ridley Pearson
The Ravenmaster's Secret: Escape from the Tower of London                 Elvira Woodruff
Runt                                                                      Marion D. Bauer
Skinny-dipping at Monster Lake                                            Bill Wallace
Spy Cat                                                                   Peg Kehret

City of Ember                                                             Jeanne DuPrau
Dead Girls Don't Write Letters                                            Gail Giles
Eragon                                                                    Christopher Paolini
Flipped                                                                   Wendelin Van Draanen
The Gospel According to Larry                                             Janet Tashjian
Lord of the Kill                                                          Theodore Taylor
Mississippi Trial, 1955                                                   Chris Crowe
One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies                          Sonya Sones
Pirates!: the True & Remarkable Adventures of Minerva
  Sharpe and Nancy Kington, Female Pirates                                Celia Rees
The River Between Us                                                      Richard Peck
                                         Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                Nominated Titles
Title                                        Author

Belly Button Boy                             Peter Maloney
Dear Mrs. LaRue                              Mark Teague
Diary of a Worm                              Doreen Cronin
Eleanor, Ellatony, Ellencake, and Me         C.M. Rubin
How Groundhog's Garden Grew                  Lynne Cherry
How I Became a Pirate                        Melinda Long
Miss Smith's Incredible Storybook            Michael Garland
Name Jar                                     Yangsook Choi
Recess Queen                                 Alexis O'Neil
You Read to Me, I'll Read to You             Mary Ann Hoberman

Kite Fighters                                Linda Sue Park
Walking to the Bus-Rider Blues               Harriette Gillem Robinet
Loser                                        Jerry Spinelli
Hank Zipzer: Niagara Falls or Does It?       Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver
Jackie's Wild Seattle                        Will Hobbs
Ruby Holler                                  Sharon Creech
Power of Un                                  Nancy Etchemendy
Skeleton Man                                 Joseph Bruchac
Lewis & Clark & Me                           Lauri Myers
Everything on a Waffle                       Polly Horvath

Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants            Ann Brasheres
Hoot                                         Carl Hiaasen
Surviving the Applewhites                    Stephanie Tolan
House of the Scorpions                       Nancy Farmer
Big Mouth and Ugly Girl                      Joyce Carol Oates
Corner of the Universe                       Ann Martin
White Fox Chronicles                         Gary Paulsen
Pure Dead Magic                              Debi Gliori
Misfits                                      James Howe
Cut                                          Patricia McCormick
                                          Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                 Nominated Titles
Title                                                Author

Crickwing                                            Jannell Cannon
If You Hopped Like a Frog                            David Schwartz
A Fine, Fine School                                  Sharon Creech
Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!                              Candace Fleming
Sailor Moo: Cow at Sea                               Lisa Wheeler
Bear Snores On                                       Karma Wilson
Dancing in the Wings                                 Debbie Allen
Mr. Lincoln's Way                                    Patricia Polacco
Mice and Beans                                       Pam Munoz Ryan
Ruby's Wish                                          Shirin Yim Bridges

Following Fake Man                                   Barbara Ware Holmes
I Was a Rat                                          Philip Pullman
Love, Ruby Lavender                                  Debbie Wiles
Nothing Wrong with a Three-Legged Dog                Graham McNamee
Over the Edge                                        Gloria Skurzynski
A Boy at War: a Novel of Pearl Harbor                Harry Mazer
Star in the Storm                                    Joan Hiatt Harlow
The Transmogrification of Roscoe Wizzle              David Elliot
Word Eater                                           Mary Amato
The Beloved Dearly                                   Doug Cooney

Fair Weather                                         Richard Peck
Mary, Bloody Mary                                    Carolyn Meyer
Matilda Bone                                         Karen Cushman
Multiple Choice                                      Janet Tashjian
Silent to the Bone                                   E.L. Konigsburg
Speak                                                Laurie Halse Anderson
Thief Lord                                           Cornelia Funke
Things Not Seen                                      Andrew Clements
Touching Spirit Bear                                 Ben Mikaelson
Turnabout                                            Margaret Peterson Haddix
                                        Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                               Nominated Titles
Title                                       Author

Albert                                      Donna Jo Napoli
The Family of Earth                         Schim Schimmel
The Great Pig Search                        Eileen Christelow
My Duck                                     Tanya Linch
One Tiny Turtle                             Nichola Davies
Sophie's Masterpiece                        Eileen Spinelli
The Water Hole                              Graeme Base
Widget                                      Lyn Rossiter
Wombat Goes Walkabout                       Michael Morpurgo

Babe and Me                                 Dan Gutman
Dear Mrs. Ryan You're Ruining My Life       Jennifer Jones
Don't Tell Anyone                           Peg Kehret
The Imp that Ate My Homework                Laurence Yep
Island of the Aunts                         Eve Ibbotson
Jake's Orphan                               Margaret Brooke
Love That Dog                               Sharon Creech
School Story                                Andrew Clement
Summer of Riley                             Eve Bunting
When Soldiers Were Gone                     Vera Propp

Fire, Bed and Bone                          Henrietta Branford
Jason's Gold                                Will Hobbs
Year Down Yonder                            Richard Peck
Esperanza Rising                            Pam Munoz Ryan
Downsiders                                  Neal Shusterman
Stargirl                                    Jerry Spinelli
Stuck in Neutral                            Terry Trueman
Dovey Coe                                   Frances O'Roark Dowell
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town            Kimberly Willis Holt
Last Book in the Universe                   Rodman Philbrick
                                    Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                           Nominated Titles
Title                                Author

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type    Doreen Cronin
Sing, Sophie                         Dayle Ann Dobb
Stella Louella's Runaway Book        Lisa Campbell Ernest
Olivia                               Ian Falconer
Bark George                          Jules Feiffer
The Emperor's Egg                    Martin Jenkins
Hooway For Wodney Wat                Helen Lester
The Remarkable Farkle McBride        John Lithgow
You Are Special                      Max Lucado
The Grannyman                        Judith Byron Schachner

Stealing Freedom                     Elise Carbone
The Wanderer                         Sharon Creech
Because of Winn-Dixie                Kate DiCamillo
The Ghost of Fossil Glen             Cynthia DeFelice
The Girl with 500 Middle Names       Margaret Haddix
Judy Moody                           Megan McDonald
The Graduation of Jake Moon          Barbara Park
White Water                          P.J. Peterson
Strudle Stories                      Joanne Rocklin
Smart Dog                            J. Vande Velde

Rules of the Road                    Joan Bauer
Shakespeare Stealer                  Gary Blackwood
Bud Not Buddy                        Christopher Paul Curtis
Shadow Spinner                       Susan Fletcher
Monster                              Walter Dean Myers
Sang Spell                           Phyllis R. Naylor
Transall Saga                        Gary Paulsen
Long Way from Chicago                Richard Peck
Choosing Up Sides                    John Ritter
                                                 Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                        Nominated Titles
Title                                                          Author

Clarence Goes Out West and Meets a Purple Horse                Jean Adams
Wolf!                                                          Becky Bloom
Butterfly House                                                Eve Bunting
In the Swin: Poems & Paintings                                 Douglas Florian
A Spoon for Every Bite                                         Joe Hayes
Horace and Morris but Mostly Dolores                           James Howe
At the Edge of the Forest                                      Jonathan London
Sister Anne's Hands                                            Marybeth Lorbiecki
What! Cried Granny: an Almost Bedtime Story                    Kate Lum
Yard Sale!                                                     Mitra Modarressi

Ramona's World                                                 Beverly Cleary
The Landry News                                                Andrew Clements
Weslandia                                                      Paul Fleischman
Just Just                                                      Karen Hesse
Stay! Keeper's Story                                           Lois Lowry
Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride                               Pam Munoz Ryan
The Islander                                                   Cynthia Rylant
Sammy Keyes and the Hotel Thief                                Wendelin Van Draanen
Mary on Horseback: Three Mountain Stories                      Rosemary Wells
Dear Austin: Letters from the Underground Railroad             Elvira Woodruff

Glennis, Before and After                                      Patricia Calvert
Joey Pigza Swallowed the Key                                   Jack Gantos
Among the Hidden                                               Margaret P. Haddix
The Maze                                                       Will Hobbs
The Wreckers                                                   Iain Lawrence
Swallowing Stones                                              Joyce McDonald
Clockwork                                                      Philip Pullman
Alias                                                          Mary Elizabeth Ryan
Holes                                                          Louis Sachar
I Rode a Horse of Milk White Jade                              Diane Lee Wilson
                                        Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                               Nominated Titles
Title                                         Author

Just Another Ordinary Day                     Rod Clements
Livingstone Mouse                             Pamela Edwards
Bear Whose Bones were Jezebel Jones           Bill Grossman
Bubba the Cowboy Prince                       Helen Ketteman
Breakfast at the Liberty Dinner               Daniel Kirk
Chocolatina                                   Erik Kraft
Way Out in the Desert                         T.J. Marsh
Down the Road                                 Alice Schertle
Man on the Moon                               Anastasia Suen
Library Lil                                   Suzanne Williams

Marianthe's Story: Painted Words,
  Marianthe's Story: Spoken Memories          Aliki
Family Tree                                   Katherine Ayres
Train to Somewhere                            Eve Bunting
Bandit's Moon                                 Sid Fleishman
Nerd No More                                  Kristine Franklin
Junebug                                       Alice Mead
Adventures of Midnight Son                    Denise L. Patrick
Brian's Winter                                Gary Paulsen
Riding Freedom                                Pam Munoz Ryan
Gooseberry Park                               Cynthia Rylant

The King's Shadow                             Elizabeth Adler
Apprenticeship of Lucas Whittaker             Cynthia DeFelice
The Tulip Touch                               Anne Fine
Ghost Canoe                                   Will Hobbs
Stranded                                      Ben Mikaelsen
Slam!                                         Walter Dean Myers
The Unlikely Romance of Kate Bjorkman         Louise Plummer
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone         J.K. Rowling
Welcome to the Ark                            Stephanie Tolan
Belle Prater's Boy                            Ruth White
                                         Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                Nominated Titles
Title                                          Author

More Than Anything Else                        Marie Bradby
The Goose and the Mountain Lion                Marion Harris
Owen                                           Kevin Henkes
Listen to the Desert                           Pat Mora
Chicken Sunday                                 Patricia Polacco
The Night the Grandfathers Danced              Linda Theresa Raczek
The Gullywasher                                Joyce Rossi
Bit by Bit                                     Steve Sanfield
Tops and Bottoms                               Janet Stevens
The Toll Bridge Troll                          Patricia Wolff

Amber Brown Goes Fourth                        Paula Danziger
Jacob's Rescue: a Holocaust Story              Malka Drucker
Time for Andrew                                Mary D. Hahn
Sable                                          Karen Hesse
Boomer's Journal                               R.E. Kelley
Mick Harte Was Here                            Barbara Park
Flip Flop Girl                                 Kathryn Paterson
Jackson Jones and the Puddle of Thorns         Mary Quattlebaum
Under the Blood-Red Sun                        Graham Salisbury
Don't Call Me Beanhead!                        Susan Wojciechowski

The Loch                                       Paul Zindel
Driver's Ed                                    Caroline Cooney
Catherine Called Birdy                         Karen Cushman
The Eye, the Ear, and the Arm                  Nancy Farmer
Big Wander                                     Will Hobbs
The Name of the Game was Murder                Joan Lowery Nixon
The Car                                        Gary Paulsen
Bel-Air Bambi and the Mall Rats                Richard Peck
Timothy of the Cay                             Theodore Taylor
Walker of Time                                 Helen Hughes Vick
                                           Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                  Nominated Titles
Title                                            Author

Old Black Fly                                    Jim Aylesworth
Table Where Rich People Sit                      Byrd Baylor
Counting on Frank                                Rod Clement
Darcy and Gran Don't Like Babies                 Jane Cutler
Moon Rope                                        Lois Ehlert
Soft Child                                       Joe Hayes
How Jackrabbit Got His Very Long Ears            Heather Irbinskas
Mary Ann                                         Betsy James
Salamander Room                                  Anne Mazer
Magic Spring                                     Nami Rhee

Who Comes with Cannons                           Patricia Beatty
The Hideout                                      Eve Bunting
Aliens Ate My Homework                           Bruce Coville
Letters from Rifka                               Karen Hesse
I Am Lavina Cumming                              Susan Lowell
Baby                                             Patricia MacLachlan
Yang the Youngest and His Terrible Ear           Lensey Namioka
Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus         Barbara Park
Pink and Say                                     Patricia Polacco
Fourth Grade Rats                                Jerry Spinelli

Squashed                                         Joan Bauer
Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes                     Chris Crutcher
Julie                                            Jean C. George
Switching Well                                   Peni R. Griffin
The Trouble with Lemons                          Daniel Hayes
Sacred Clowns                                    Tony Hillerman
Salamandastron                                   Brian Jacques
Toning the Sweep                                 Angela Johnson
Harris and Me                                    Gary Paulsen
Freak the Mighty                                 Rodman Philbrick
                                            Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                   Nominated Titles
Title                                             Author

Borreguita & the Coyote                           Verna Aardema
Soap! Soap! Don't Forget the Soap!                Tom Birdseye
Fly Away Home                                     Eve Bunting
The 13th Clue                                     Ann Jonas
Rough-Face Girl                                   Rafe Martin
The Rainbow Fish                                  Marcus Pfister
Just Plain Fancy                                  Patricia Polacco
The Three Little Wolves & the Big Bad Pig         Eugene Trivizas
The Man Who Tricked a Ghost                       Laurence Yep
Seven Blind Mice                                  Ed Young

Muggie Maggie                                     Beverly Cleary
The Boggart                                       Susan Cooper
The Great American Elephant Chase                 Gillian Cross
Words of Stone                                    Kevin Henkes
I Am Leaper                                       Annabel Johnson
Journey                                           Patricia MacLachlan
Meet Addy                                         Connie Porter
Scared Stiff                                      Willo D. Roberts
The Twin in the Tavern                            Barbara Wallace
Totally Disgusting                                Bill Wallace

Ghost Cadet                                       Elaine Alphin
Flight #116 is Down                               Caroline Cooney
Athletic Shorts                                   Chris Cutcher
Sammy Carducci's Guide to Women                   Ronald Kidd
The Giver                                         Lois Lowry
Canyons                                           Gary Paulsen
Dreadful Sorry                                    Kathryn Reiss
Finding Buck McHenry                              Alfred Slote
Haveli                                            Suzanne Staples
The Weirdo                                        Theodore Taylor
                                             Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                    Nominated Titles
Title                                               Author

Cam Jensen and the Mystery of the Dinosaur          David. A. Adler
The Indian in the Cupboard                          Lynne R. Banks
Willy the Wimp                                      Anthony Browne
Ramona Forever                                      Beverly Cleary
Bony Legs                                           Joanna Cole
If This is Love, I'll Take Spaghetti                Ellen Conford
Mystery Madness                                     Otto Coontz
Witches                                             Roald Dahl
Sixth Grade Can Really Kill You                     Barthe DeClements
Snaggle Doodles                                     Patricia R. Giff
Hello, My Name is Scrambled Eggs                    Jamie Gilson
The Day It Snowed Tortillas                         Joe Hayes
The Cut-ups                                         James Marshall
Jimmy's Boa Bounces Back                            Trinka Noble
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie                        Laura Numeroff
Skinny Bones                                        Barbara Park
The New Kid on the Block                            Jack Prelutsky
The Sign of the Beaver                              Elizabeth G. Speare
The Polar Express                                   Chris Van Allsburg
King Bidgood's in the Bathtub                       Audrey Wood
                                       Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                              Nominated Titles
Title                                      (Voting
                                           Author in Fall of 1990)

Jolly Postman                             Jane6 & Allen Ahlberg
Meanwhile Back at the Farm                Trinka H. Noble
There's Something in My Attic             Mercer Mayer
Thomas' Snowsuit                          Robert Munsch
Where's Waldo?                            Martin Handford

Anastasia on her Own                      Lois Lowry
Castle in the Attic                       Elizabeth Winthrop
Dollhouse Murders                         Betty R. Wright
Just as Long as We're Together            Judy Blume
Kristy's Great Idea                       Ann M. Martin
Nighty-Nightmares                         James Howe
Rasco the Rats of NIMH                    Jane L. Conly
There's a Boy in the Girl's Bathroom      Louis Sachar
Whipping Boy                              Sid Fleischman

Double Trouble                            Barthe DeClements
Hatchet                                   Gary Paulsen
Lenny Kandell, Smart Aleck                Ellen Conford
On My Honor                               Marion D. Bauer
Who Put That Hair in My Toothbrush?       Jerry Spinelli
                                            Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                   Nominated Titles
Title                                                    Author

The Stupids Die                                          Harry Allard & James Marshall
Ramona Quimby, Age 8                                     Beverly Cleary
There's a Bat in Bunk Five                               Paul Danziger
Nothing's Fair in Fifth Grade                            Barthe DeClements
Kitty in the Middle                                      Judy Delton
Big Anthony and the Magic Ring                           Tomie De Paola
Stranger with My Face                                    Lois Duncan
Stone Fox                                                John Gardiner
Fourth Grade Celebrity                                   Patricia R. Giff
Do Bananas Chew Gum?                                     Jamie Gilson
A Swiftly Tilting Planet                                 Madeleine L'Engle
A Summer to Die                                          Lois Lowry
The Island Keeper                                        Harry Mazer
The Day Jimmy's Boa Ate the Wash                         Trinka Noble
Jacob Have I Loved                                       Katherine Paterson
The Girl with the Silver Eyes                            Willo D. Roberts
Lizard's Song                                            George Shannon
Light in the Attic                                       Shel Silverstein
Jumanji                                                  Chris Van Allsburg
Alexander Who Used to be Rich Last Sunday                Judith Viorst
                                            Arizona Young Readers' Award
                                                   Nominated Titles
Title                                                   Author

Berenstain Bears & the Messy Room                       Stan & Jan Berenstain
The Wish Giver                                          Bill Brittain
Cybil War                                               Betsy Byars
Dear Mr. Henshaw                                        Beverly Cleary
Monster's Ring                                          Bruce Coville
The BFG                                                 Roald Dahl
The Divorce Express                                     Paula Danziger
Homesick: My Own Story                                  Jean Fritz
Thirteen Ways to Sink a Sub                             Jamie Gilson
Celery Stalks at Midnight                               James Howe
Round Trip                                              Ann Jonas
Unicorn and the Lake                                    Marianna Mayer
Operation: Dump the Chump                               Barbara Park
Amelia Bedelia and the Baby                             Peggy Parrish
What Do You Do When Your Mouth Won't Open               Susan Pfeffer
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark                       Alvin Schwartz
Trapped in Slickrock Canyon                             Gloria Skurzynski
Doctor DeSoto                                           William Steig
Me and the Weirdos                                      Jane Sutton
Dicey's Story                                           Cynthia Voigt

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