Vote for the 2018 Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award

Missouri Building Block logoListed below are the Missouri Building Block Picture Book Award nominees for 2018! 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.

 “The Giant Jumperee” by Julia Donaldson

 “I Got a New Friend” by Karl Newsom Edwards

 “Barnacle is Bored” by Jonathan Fenske

 “Plankton is Pushy” by Jonathan Fenske

 “Go to Sleep in Your Own Bed!” by Candace Fleming

 “A Good Day for a Hat” by T. Nat Fuller

 “Pug Meets Pig” by Sue Lowell Gallion

 “Carrot & Pea: An Unlikely Friendship” by Morag Hood

Spunky Little Monkey” by Bill Martin Jr. and Michael Sampson

 “Everybunny Dance!” by Ellie Sandall