Blue Jay Book Award

2017-2018 Blue Jay Book Award Nominees




Batter Up!

Jake Maddox

Bless This Mouse

Lois Lowry

Brave Like My Brother

Marc Nobleman

Day the Mustache Took Over, The

Alan Katz

Dewey the Library Cat

Vicki Myron

Emma and the Blue Genie

Cornelia Funke

Finding Winnie

Lindsay Mattick

Francine Poulet Meets the Ghost Racoon

Kate DiCamillo

Heart of a Dolphin

Catherine Hapka

I Survived the Joplin Tornado, 2011

Lauren Tarshis

Just a Dog

Michael Bauer

Logan Pryce Makes a Mess

Grace Gilmore

Lost Stone, The

Jordan Quinn

Marty McGuire

Kate Messner

Miss Lady Bird’s Wildflowers

Kathi Appelt

Mysterious Moonstone, The

Eric Luper

Mystery at Disney World

Carole Marsh

Phantom of the Post Office

Kate Klise

Road Trip

Gary Paulsen

Secrets According to Humphrey

Betty Birney

Short Tale About a Long Dog, A

Henry Winkler


Patricia Giff

When Lightning Comes in a Jar

Patricia Polacco

Who was Elvis Presley?

Geoff Edgers