Vote for the 2017 Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award

Posted on Friday, September 29, 2017 by Kristy

circle-bear-colorListed below are the Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award nominees for 2017! These books encourage reading aloud to children and are selected annually by a group of children’s librarians from Missouri.

Read to your child at least five of the books from the following list of 10 titles, and then vote for your favorite. Voting is open to children in kindergarten and younger and goes through December. The winner will be announced in February.






 “Lion Lessons” by Jon Agee

 “Marta! Big & Small” by Jen Arena

 “There’s a Giraffe in My Soup” by Ross Burach

 “There’s a Bear on My Chair” by Ross Collins

 “Dragon Was Terrible” by Kelly DiPucchio

 “Wolfie the Bunny” by Ame Dyckman

 “Old MacDonald Had a Truck” by Steve Goetz

 “Frog on a Log?” by Kes Gray

Still a Gorilla” by Kim Norman

 “10 Little Ninjas” by Miranda Paul



Author: Kristy

“You're never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read to a child.” ― Dr. Seuss