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Award Winning Books

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Young Hoosier Book Award Books

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Newbery Award Winning Books

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Caldecott Award Books

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Coretta Scott King Book Awards

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Pura Belpré Medal Winners, 1996 - Present

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Hamstersaurus Rex by Tom O’Donnell Classroom Pets, Class Pet, Comedy, Toms, Love Diary, Terrible Twos, New Children's Books, Wimpy Kid, Hamster

Hamstersaurus Rex - The Indianapolis Public Library

Hamstersaurus Rex (Book) : O'Donnell, Tom : "Eleven-year old Sam befriends a hungry class hamster that undergoes a freaky transformation"-- Provided by publisher.

The Great Shelby Holmes by Elizabeth Eulberg. Nine-year-old Shelby Holmes, the best detective in her Harlem neighborhood, and her new easy-going friend from downstairs, eleven-year-old John Watson, become partners in a dog-napping case. Sherlock Holmes Book, Dog Books, Children's Books, 2017 Books, Magic Treehouse, 12th Book, Mystery Novels, Chapter Books, Read Aloud

The Great Shelby Holmes - The Indianapolis Public Library

The Great Shelby Holmes (Book) : Eulberg, Elizabeth : Nine-year-old Shelby Holmes, the best detective in her Harlem neighborhood, and her new easy-going friend from downstairs, eleven-year-old John Watson, become partners in a dog-napping case.

Gertie's Leap to Greatness: Kate Beasley, Jillian Tamaki: Oct 4 2016 New Children's Books, Books 2016, Books To Read, 2017 Books, Realistic Fiction, Mary Sue, Thing 1, Chapter Books, Children's Literature

Gertie's Leap to Greatness - The Indianapolis Public Library

Gertie's Leap to Greatness (Book) : Beasley, Kate : "Gertie is a girl on a mission to be the best fifth grader ever in order to show her estranged mother that Gertie doesn't need her--not one bit!"-- Provided by publisher.

Garvey's Choice - Preferring science and reading to the sports his father wants him to play, Garvey comforts himself with food and endures bullying before joining the school chorus, where he learns how to accept himself and bond with his father. Books For Boys, Childrens Books, King Author, Feeling Like A Failure, Summer Reading Lists, Award Winning Books, Middle Schoolers, English Book, Chapter Books

Garvey's Choice - The Indianapolis Public Library

Garvey's Choice (Book) : Grimes, Nikki : "Garvey's father has always wanted Garvey to be athletic, but Garvey is interested in astronomy, science fiction, reading--anything but sports. Feeling like a failure, he comforts himself with food. Garvey is kind, funny, smart, a loyal friend, and he is also overweight, teased by bullies, and lonely. When his only friend encourages him to join the school chorus, Garvey's life changes. The chorus finds a new soloist in Garvey, and through chorus…

Fuzzy by Tom Angleberger and Paul Dellinger. When Max (Maxine Zealster) befriends her new robot classmate Fuzzy, she helps him navigate Vanguard Middle School and together they reveal the truth behind the Robot Integration Program. Find under jANG Reluctant Readers, New Students, Chapter Books, New Kids, Twitter, Bestselling Author, New Books, Books 2016, Childrens Books

Fuzzy - The Indianapolis Public Library

Fuzzy (Book) : Angleberger, Tom : When Max (Maxine Zealster) befriends her new robot classmate Fuzzy, she helps him navigate Vanguard Middle School and together they reveal the truth behind the Robot Integration Program.

"History can be hilarious, at least in the hands of author Dan Gutman." —Washington PostIn New York Times bestselling author Dan Gutman's all-new series, which blends fascinating real history with an action-packed and hilarious adventure, four ver. New York Times, Time Travel Series, Gettysburg Address, Realistic Fiction, Chapter Books, Historical Fiction, Book Format, Bestselling Author, Nonfiction

The Lincoln Project - The Indianapolis Public Library

The Lincoln Project (Book) : Gutman, Dan : "Miss Z, a mysterious billionaire and a collector of rare photographs, is sending her four recruits back in time on a mission to capture, for the first time, one of the most important moments in American history-- Abraham Lincoln giving his famous Gettysburg address"-- Provided by publisher.

Junior Library Guild : Applesauce Weather by Helen Frost On the day the first apple falls, Uncle Arthur always comes to see Faith and Peter. He tells tales--especially about why he has a missing finger. But this year, there's no Aunt Lucy to. Books About Kindness, Short Verses, Forms Of Poetry, New Children's Books, Weird Stories, Early Literacy, New Kids, So Little Time, Book Review

Applesauce Weather - The Indianapolis Public Library

Applesauce Weather (Book) : Frost, Helen : "When the first apple falls from the tree, Faith and Peter know that it's applesauce weather, even though Peter is getting a little old for such things. It also means Uncle Arthur should be here to tell his stories, with a twinkle in his eye as he spins tales about how he came to have a missing finger. But this is the first year without Aunt Lucy, and when Uncle Arthur arrives, there's no twinkle to be found and no stories waiting to be told. Faith…

Read "Woodpecker Wants a Waffle" by Steve Breen available from Rakuten Kobo. One day Benny the woodpecker awakens to the best tummy-rumbling smell ever and discovers it’s something called waffles. Ronnie Wood, Read Aloud Books, Good Books, Illustrator, Little Library, Children's Library, Library Ideas, Guy, Books 2016

Woodpecker Wants A Waffle - The Indianapolis Public Library

Woodpecker Wants A Waffle (Book) : Breen, Steve : "Benny the woodpecker makes a brilliant plan to eat a tasty plate of waffles"-- Provided by publisher.

Wolf camp by Andrea Zuill. Homer the dog goes away to wolf camp to learn how to bring out his inner wolf. Ya Books, Great Books, Camping Books, Howl At The Moon, Penguin Random House, Make New Friends, Read Aloud, Book Lists, Laugh Out Loud

Wolf Camp - The Indianapolis Public Library

Wolf Camp (Book) : Zuill, Andrea : "Homer the dog goes away to wolf camp to learn how to bring out his inner wolf"-- Provided by publisher.

This Is My Book (Book) : Pett, Mark : The author explains how to make a book with the help of a panda he has drawn--who has his own ideas about how to make a book. Library Books, My Books, Found Cat, Award Winning Books, Books 2016, Book Making, Story Time, Free Books

This Is My Book - The Indianapolis Public Library

This Is My Book (Book) : Pett, Mark : The author explains how to make a book with the help of a panda he has drawn--who has his own ideas about how to make a book.

They All Saw A Cat (Cat Books for Kids, Beginning Reading Books, Preschool Prep Books) Preschool Prep, Preschool Books, Radiant Child, Prep Book, Beginning Reading, Animal Books, Animal Pics, Cat Walk, New Pictures

They All Saw A Cat - The Indianapolis Public Library

They All Saw A Cat (Book) : Wenzel, Brendan : In simple, rhythmic prose and stylized pictures, a cat walks through the world, and all the other creatures see and acknowledge the cat.

 Lazy Schnitzel is apprenticed to a famous wizard, and when a salesman selling vacuum cleaners offers to help clean house, Schnitzel accepts, but finds trouble when he realizes the salesman is a vampire. Reading Slump, The Sorcerer's Apprentice, New Children's Books, Award Winning Books, Ink Illustrations, Retelling, Stories For Kids, Fiction Books, Book Publishing

Schnitzel - The Indianapolis Public Library

Schnitzel A Cautionary Tale for Lazy Louts (Book) : Shaw, Stephanie : Lazy Schnitzel is apprenticed to a famous wizard, and when a salesman selling vacuum cleaners offers to help clean house, Schnitzel accepts, but finds trouble when he realizes the salesman is a vampire.

Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea Ben Clanton (Author, Illustrator) Tundra Books Children’s Fiction, Graphic Novel Publication Dat. Gelato, Book 1, The Book, Book Series, Captain Underpants Series, Funny Books For Kids, Chapter Books, Kids Reading, Happy Reading

Narwhal - The Indianapolis Public Library

Narwhal Unicorn of the Sea (Graphic Novel) : Clanton, Ben : A happy-go-lucky, waffle-loving narwhal and a cynical, no-nonsense jellyfish forge an unlikely friendship and share adventures while exploring the ocean together.

Mo Willems is perhaps best known for his Elephant and Piggie books. But if that's all you've read, you are missing some of the best Mo Willems books ever. Get this Mo Willems book list: your kids will love these books! Mo Willems, Toddler Books, Childrens Books, Baguette, New Books, Good Books, Books 2016, New Pictures, Funny Pictures

Nanette's Baguette - The Indianapolis Public Library

Nanette's Baguette (Book) : Willems, Mo : "It's Nanette's first trip to get the baguette! Is she set? You bet!"-- Provided by publisher.

The Monster Next Door (Book) : Soman, David : "A boy has to find a way to resolve a neighborly dispute with the monster next door when the monster starts playing his tuba too loud"-- Provided by publisher. Water Balloon Fight, Water Balloons, Ladybug Girl, New Children's Books, Books 2016, Award Winning Books, Penguin Random House, Next Door, Read Aloud

The Monster Next Door - The Indianapolis Public Library

The Monster Next Door (Book) : Soman, David : "A boy has to find a way to resolve a neighborly dispute with the monster next door when the monster starts playing his tuba too loud"-- Provided by publisher.

"Mary Has a Little Glam" by Tammi Sauer is an adorable new take on Mother Goose. This colorful and eye-catching book is filled with illustrations of fashion-forward Mary helping some of the most beloved children's characters go glam. Sterling Publishing, Childhood Characters, Female Protagonist, Preschool Class, Preschool Books, Black Characters, Children's Characters, Fancy Nancy, Kid Character

Mary Had A Little Glam - The Indianapolis Public Library

Mary Had A Little Glam (Book) : Sauer, Tammi : "Mary had a little glam that grew into a lot. And everywhere that Mary went, she wasn't hard to spot. But on the day she started school, she caught some by surprise. Sweet Mary shrugged and hugged her mom. "I must accessorize."'--Page 4 of cover.