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Theodore Roosevelt

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Master Georges People

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Eat Your Science Homework

Up Close: Theodore Roosevelt

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Road to Tater Hill

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Four Things My Geeky-Jock-of-a-Best-friend Must Do In Europe

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Zero Tolerance

John Smith


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The Leakeys

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To Fly

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Windston was Worried by Pamela Duncan Edwards


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Isabell's Boyfriend

A Strong Right Arm

Perfect Game

Iggy Loomis Superkid in Training by Jennifer Allison

Capital Washington D.C.

Now I'll Tell You Everything

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The Day I Met the Nuts by Mary Rand Hess

Aces Wild

The Gingerbread Man Loose on the Firetruck by Laura Murray

Hasta Donde Me Amas (How Far to You Love Me)

I Lay My Stitches Down: Poems of American Slavery by Cynthia Grady

Stories of My Life

Nelson Mandela

The Canary in the Coal Mine by Madelyn Rosenberg

Frida and Diego: Art, Love, Life, Clarion, August 2014

Melonhead and the Vegalicious Disaster

Miss Switch's Bathsheba & The Cat Caper

The Silver Kiss

Malala Yousafzai: Warrior With Words

Three Little Beavers

Tillmon County Fire

We Shall Overcome: The Story of a Song

Cemetery Street

Never Say a Mean Word Again

Christopher Newport

Pirate Vs. Pirate

Who Loves The Little Lamb?

The Eye of the Whale

Closed for the Season

Fidel Castro


Steve Sheinkin Garners
Children’s Book Guild Nonfiction Award

Steve Sheinkin, 2015 Nonfiction Award recipientThe Children’s Book Guild of Washington, D.C. is pleased to announce Steve Sheinkin, the author of acclaimed history books for middle-grade and young adult readers, as its 2015 Nonfiction Award Winner. The award is presented annually to an author for a body of work that “contributed significantly to the quality of nonfiction for children.”

In selecting Steve Sheinkin for this honor, the Guild’s Nonfiction Award Committee recognizes and celebrates Sheinkin’s superb ability to find the heart of the story, to narrate nonfiction with passion, veracity and accuracy, and to engage young readers and provide them with a front row seat as witnesses to history.

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Jennifer O’Connell Wins 2014 Green Earth Book Award

The Eye of the WhaleGuild member Jennifer O’Connell has won the 2014 Green Earth Book Picture Book Award for The Eye of the Whale: A Rescue Story. The award is given annually by The Nature Generation to authors and illustrators whose books inspire young readers to appreciate and care for the environment.

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Excerpt from Katherine Paterson's Stories of My Life

Katherine Paterson and friendsFormer Children’s Book Guild president Katherine Paterson believes friends are more precious than awards - and she has many of both. Her newest book is filled with stories of both, and she has graciously agreed to share an excerpt with us here. Read on . . .


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