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2018 Nerdy Book Awards

Fiction Picture Books A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin All Are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold; illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman Alma and How She Got Her Name by Juana Martinez-Neal Be Kind by Pat Zietlow Miller; illustrated by Jen Hill Drawn Together by Minh Lê; illustrated by Dan Santat Dreamers by Yuyi Morales Hello Lighthouse by Sophie Blackall I […]

2017 Nerdy Book Awards

Fiction Picture Books All the Way to Havana by Margarita Engle; illustrated by Mike Curato A Different Pond by Bao Phi; illustrated by Thi Bui After the Fall by Dan Santat Big Cat, Little Cat by Elisha Cooper Blue Sky, White Stars by Sarvinder Naberhaus; illustrated by Kadir Nelson Come with Me by Holly M. McGhee; illustrated by Pascal Lemaître […]

2016 Nerdy Book Awards

Fiction Picture Books They All Saw a Cat by Brendan Wenzel School’s First Day of School by Adam Rex; illustrated by Christian Robinson Thunder Boy Jr. by Sherman Alexie; illustrated by Yuyi Morales We Found a Hat by Jon Klassen Snappsy the Alligator (Did Not Ask to Be in This Book) by Julie Falatko; illustrated by Tim Miller […]

December 11

How to Nominate Books for the Nerdy Book Awards in a Few Easy Steps

Do not forget that you can nominate up to five books in each category for Nerdy Book Club Awards, but you need to do so no later than December 20, 2016, at midnight EST. Think about the books that drew you and your readers in over the past year. Double check to make sure they published […]

2015 Nerdy Book Awards

Fiction Picture Books Boats for Papa by Jessixa Bagley First Grade Dropout by Audrey Vernick, illus. by Matthew Cordell Float by Daniel Miyares If You Plant a Seed by Kadir Nelson Imaginary Fred by Eoin Colfer, illus. by Oliver Jeffers Lady Pancake & Sir French Toast by Josh Funk, illus. Brendan Kearney Last Stop on […]

2014 Nerdy Book Awards

  Clicking on the category titles will take you to the announcement posts Fiction Picture Books A Dance Like Starlight by Kristy Dempsey Blizzard by John Rocco Emily’s Blue Period by Cathleen Daly Flashlight by Liz Boyd Flora and the Penguin by Molly Idle Gaston by Kelly DiPucchio Hooray for Hat by Brian Won Hug Machine by Scott Campbell Kid Sheriff and the Terrible […]

2013 Nerdy Book Awards

What began as a list of 93 nominated books in 8 categories  has now been voted on to give us these chosen titles for the following categories. Please note that the category titles contain links to the announcement posts. (Categories that have not had winners announced yet will still have nominees listed.) Picture Book Fiction Battle Bunny by Jon […]

Nerdy Book Awards

Way back on December 1, 2011, this site began with a post explaining about how we would choose the Best Books of 2011. That was not only the beginning of this site, but also the beginning of what would be called the Nerdy Book Awards. Nominations and voting takes place in December with winners announced […]

2012 Nerdy Book Awards

What began as a list of 154 nominated books in 7 categories  has now been voted on to give us these chosen titles for the following categories. Please note that the category titles contain links to the announcement posts. (Categories that have not had winners announced yet will still have nominees listed.) Picture Books: Fiction Boy and Bot […]

2011 Nerdy Book Awards

What began as a list of 97 nominated books has now been voted on to give us these chosen titles for the following categories. Please note that the category titles contain links to the announcement posts. Picture Books I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen Me…Jane by Patrick McDonnell Press Here by Herve Tullet […]