Maud Hart Lovelace 2008 nominees

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Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award Nominees : 

Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award Nominees Read 3 or more and vote for your favorite! These books were chosen for you by teens throughout Minnesota!

Mirror's Tale by P. W. Catanese : 

Mirror's Tale by P. W. Catanese Everyone has heard the story -- the dwarves, the talking mirror, the evil witch. But this tale doesn't belong to Snow White anymore....

Day of Tears by Julius Lester : 

Day of Tears by Julius Lester Slavery. Hate. Inequality. Georgia, 1859 – Emma is sold at the largest slave auction in Georgia. Learn what her life becomes in a world without choices or freedom. Love. Determination. Liberty.

Flush by Carl Hiaasen : 

Flush by Carl Hiaasen With human waste being dumped into local drinking water, Noah and Abbey set out to destroy the boat responsible for the mess! Will Noah and Abbey get revenge for this ecological nightmare?

Jackie's Wild Seattle by Will Hobbs : 

Jackie's Wild Seattle by Will Hobbs Shannon and Cody witnessed 9/11 and are sent to live with Uncle Neal while their parents work in Afghanistan. Uncle Neal volunteers at a wildlife rescue and rehab center where Tyler, an abused teen, is "doing time" for torturing a dog. See how their stories intertwine!

Soldier Boys by Dean Hughes : 

Soldier Boys by Dean Hughes Death. War. Hard Choices. Read about two soldiers: one German and the other American. Both teens are thrust into the chaos and carnage of the Battle of the Bulge. What must they endure? Will they survive?

Gossamer by Lois Lowry : 

Gossamer by Lois Lowry A fascinating story about the power of dreams & nightmares. For John (and you), ordinary things in everyday life create them.

Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar : 

Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar A comical story about Scott Hudson surviving his freshmen year of high school which is full of scary seniors, first dates, and trying to fit in. A must read!

Heat by Mike Lupica : 

Heat by Mike Lupica Dreaming of playing at Yankee Stadium in the Little League World Series, Michael is the best pitcher in the league. When a rival coach challenges his age, all of his hopes seem to spiral out of reach. Will Michael be able to play? Will he be able to hide the truth about his father?

Shackleton's Stowaway by Victoria McKernan : 

Shackleton's Stowaway by Victoria McKernan Travel into the Antarctic as a stowaway on a 1914 expedition. Experience the thrill as Pierce lives as a steward on the ship and the horror as the ship is torn to pieces hundreds of miles from shore. Based a true story!

Monsoon Summer by Mitali Perkins : 

Monsoon Summer by Mitali Perkins Travel to India with Jazz as she returns to her mother’s homeland. Learn about Indian culture and self-discovery along the way!

Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan : 

Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan The telling of a modern-day adventure that begins in NYC and leads to LA with Percy Jackson: half-blood offspring to the ancient Greek Gods! You will not believe the adventure that awaits as Percy chases down the thief of Zeus’ lightning bolt.

So B. It by Sarah Weeks : 

So B. It by Sarah Weeks Heidi’s mom only know seven words, but Heidi is determined to learn more about her mother. Read along as Heidi discovers her mother’s past and shapes her own future with the help of Bernadette, the phobic-filled neighbor!

Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award Nominees : 

Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award Nominees Read 3 or more and vote for your favorite! These books were chosen for you by teens throughout Minnesota!

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