Story Branch Library – What’s New To Read
One great way to find something new to read is to find out about books that other children have read and liked. Check out the Buckaroo and Indian Paintbrush book winners below to find some great suggestions!
Buckaroo Award Books!
These books were chosen by Wyoming children in grades Kindergarten through third! Help choose the winners! Check with a librarian to find out how!
2014-15 Nominees for the Buckaroo Award
- ! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
- The Buffalo are Back by Jean Craighead George
- George Flies South by Simon James
- The Highway Rat by Julia
- How Martha Saved Her Parents From Green Beans by David LaRochelle
- How to Train a Train by Jason
- Journey by Aaron Becker
- Monkey and Robot by Peter Catalanotto
- Moose That Says Moooooooooo
by Jennifer Hamburg
- The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires
- Neville by Norton Juster
- The Story of Fish and Snail by Deborah Freedman
- Three Ninja Pigs by Corey Rosen Schwartz
- Tito Puente by Monica Brown
- Xander’s Panda Party by Linda Sue Park
Indian Paintbrush Award Books!
The Indian Paintbrush Book Award provides the opportunity for Wyoming youth in grades 4-6 to select a favorite book and honor its author. Its purpose is to help Wyoming students: Become acquainted with the best contemporary authors Become aware of the qualities that make a good book Set a goal to read at least three good books To honor an author whose books Wyoming students have enjoyed.
Nominees for 2014-15 Indian Paintbrush Award for 4th-6th graders
Anything But Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin
The Boy on Cinnamon Street by Phoebe Stone
The Boy on the Wooden Box by Leon Leyson
A Dog Called Homeless by Sarah Lean
Fake Mustache by Tom Angleberger
Fourmile by Watt Key
Icefall by Matthew Kirby
Legend of the Ghost Dog by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel
Leisl & Po by Lauren Oliver
Prairie Evers by Ellen Airgood
The Search for Wondla by Tony DiTerlizzi
Small as an Elephant by Jennifer Richard Jacobson
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp by Kathi Appelt
Unstoppable by Tim Green
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Gracie Lin