Each year, librarians from around Washington State nominate 20 outstanding picture books. At Bryant, we will read five of them in the library. The remaining 15 circulate in tubs to K-2 classrooms. At the end of March, all K-2 students vote for their favorite title.

2018 Nominees

A Bike Like Sergio’s by Maribeth Boelts

The Cow Who Climbed a Tree by Gemma Merino

The Darkest Dark by Chris Hadfield

Don’t Call Me Choochie Pooh! by Sean Taylor

Everyone Loves Bacon by Kelly Dipucchio

Hare and Tortoise by Alison Murray

The Highest Mountain of Books in the World by Rocio Bonilla

Madeline Finn and the Library Dog by Lisa Papp

Magic Word by Mac Barnett

The Marvelous Thing that Came from a Spring by Gilbert Ford

More-Igami by Dori Kleber

Nanette’s Baguette by Mo Willems

Pirate’s Perfect Pet by Beth Ferry

Plants Can’t Sit Still by Rebecca E. Hirsch

Princess and The Warrior: A Tale Of Two Volcanoes by Duncan Tonatiuh

Quackers by Liz Wong

Quit Calling Me a Monster! by Jory John

Stick and Stone by Beth Ferry

Thunder Boy, Jr. by Sherman Alexie

A Well-Mannered Young Wolf by Jean Leroy