S: RICBA 2013
BC: Please try to read at least three of these books before the end of January, 2014 so you can vote for the best book of the year | RI Students in Grades 3-6
FC: Rhode Island Children's Book Award 2014 nominees
1: Each year a new book is chosen to be the best book of the year and kids in Rhode Island get to vote. Start reading and become a voter!
4: You have to spend time with a grandfather you don't even know when your Mom lands in the hospital. Yuck! | What happens to you if your whole world suddenly changes? | Can you imagine sharing your room with a great aunt that you've never meet?
5: Read about Sage and his struggle to become a prince! | Will he be able to keep the hotel in order while solving the mystery of the missing owner?
9: Can gorillas and elephants be friends?
11: Read a biography of a man who discovered something amazing!
12: How would you feel if you had to live with your grandmother and hear about a father that you didn't know at all?
14: Did you know that Thomas Jefferson did not talk to each other for years?
15: Find out how the Macy's Day Parade really got started.
16: Read about Satchel Paige- great baseball player
18: Are you ready for a terrific new graphic novel?
20: It all started with a pooper scooper. (Great first line!) | Zelly's grandfather gives her an orange juice container and thinks it will help her get a dog!
21: What would you do if you woke up at a campground and you were all alone? | A great biography | Read about life in Vietnam by reading this novel in verse.