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Tuesday, October 1, 2013
2013 International Book Awards for Children and Young Adults - Finalists Announced
Literary Classics announced its 2013 selection of top book finalists for
children and young adults today.The
list includes finalists from entries received all over the world.The Literary
Classics selection committee is proud to recognize the following titles in
children's and young adult literature which exemplify the criteria set forth by
the Literary Classics Awards committee.
A list of the 2013 award finalists follows:
Arlynn Frisinger - Bink and Slinky's Ark
Berenzweig & Cherie Benjoseph - Jack Teaches his Friends to be KidSafe!
Berkes - Over in the Forest
Berkes - What's in the Garden?
E. Castle - Loogie the Booger Genie Braxton A. Cosby - School of Ministry
Dana - Have Fun & Get it Done
L. Dill - Finding My Place
Dove - Love the Wounded
Elder - Fairminded Fran
Elliott - Bullies, Cyberbullies and Frenemies
Heiss - Woody's World
Hiatt - Living with Your Past Selves
Himmelman - Noisy Bug Sing-Along
D. Janison - Deputy Dorkface
Kilgore - The Grief Recovery Kit
Kuhn - About a Farm Carol Liu - Arlene, the Rebel Queen
Lord - Nature Recycles, How About You?
Jean A. Lukesh - Eagle of Delight
Lyn - Molly the Mermaid
Manzione - The Bella & Harry Series Emma Michaels - Owlet
Michè - Nature's Patchwork Quilt
Nelson - Greet the Dawn the Lakota
Nikola-Lisa - Dear Frank
& Iris Rotberg - Quinn's Search for the Samurai
Rothstein - Evelyn and the Two Evas
Schuldt Helixon - Little Isaac's Big Adventure
Cristiane Serruya - The Modern Man
M. Singel - The Wicked Passage
Stewart - Katrina and Winter
Stowe McClure - Life on Hold
Tjgaard - Windjamming to China Catherine Witek - The Trial of Misella Cross
All final award levels and categories will be announced
October 15, 2013.
Literary Classics, an organization
dedicated to furthering excellence in literature, takes great pride in its role
to help promote classic children's literature which appeals to youth, while
educating and encouraging positive values in the impressionable young minds of
future generations.Judging is based
upon the criteria set forth by Literary Classics' highly selective awards committee
which honors books promoting character, vision, creativity and learning,
through content which possesses the key elements found in well-crafted
The Literary Classics judging
committee consists of experts with backgrounds in publishing, writing, editing,
design, illustration, and book reviewing. To learn more about Literary Classics, visit
their website at www.literaryclassicsawards.com.
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