2017-2018 Lectio Book Award Nominee List

Armstrong: The Adventurous Journey of a Mouse to the Moon. By Torben Kuhlmann.

Every Last Drop: Bringing Clean Water Home. By Michelle Mulder.

Fortunately the Milk. By Neil Gaiman. Illustrated by Skottie Young.

Frazzled: Everyday Disasters and Impending Doom. By Booki Vivat.

Full of Beans. By Jennifer L. Holm.

Furthermore. By Tahereh Mafi.

Fuzzy Mud. By Louis Sachar.

How I Became a Ghost: A Choctaw Trail of Tears Story. By Tim Tingle.

Lowriders to the Center of the Earth. By Cathy Camper. Illustrated by Raul the Third.

Miracle Man: The Story of Jesus. By John Hendrix.

Paper Wishes. By Lois Sepahban.

Pink is for Blobfish: Discovering the World’s Perfectly Pink Animals. By Jess Keating. Illustrated by David DeGrand.

Save Me a Seat. By Sarah Weeks & Gita Varadarajan.

The Changelings. By Christina Soontornvat.

The Inquisitor’s Tale, or, the Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog. By Adam Gidwitz. Illustrated by Hatem Aly.

The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary. By Laura Shovan.

The Red Pencil. By Andrea Davis Pinkney. Illustrated by Shane W. Evans.

The Wild Robot. By Peter Brown.

Trombone Shorty. By Troy Andrews. Illustrated by Bryan Collier.

Wish. By. Barbara O’Connor.