2012 Winners

 

Africa


 

finding_aunt_joanFINDING AUNT JOAN
By Jenny Hatton and Joan Rankin

 

 

Australia/New Zealand 


             
9781921888106_LASTVIKINGTHE LAST VIKING
By Norman Jorgensen
Illustrated by James Foley

 

 

 

California/Hawaii


CoverWON TON – A CAT TALE TOLD IN HAIKU
By Lee Wardlaw
Illustrated by Eugene Yelchin

 

 

Southeast ??             


8465337CLEOPATRA'S MOON
By Vicky Alvear Shecter

 

 

Mid-South


Between-shades-of-grayBETWEEN SHADES OF GRAY
By Ruta Sepetys

 

 

Middle East/India/Asia


Orchards3(2)-330ORCHARDS 
By Holly Thompson

 

 

Midwest


bluefishBLUEFISH
By Pat Schmatz

 

 

Southwest


6a00d8341c797e53ef0162fffa0183970d-250wiBLACK & WHITE
By Larry Brimmer

 

 

New England


9462571PEARL
By Jo Knowles

 

 

New York


10363581THELONIOUS MOUSE
By Orel Protopopescu

 

 

Atlantic


8918253THE ABSOLUTE VALUE OF MIKE
By Kathryn Erskine

 

 

Texas/OK


mineMINE!
By Patrice Barton

 

 

 

Americas


9917925WITCHLANDERS
By Lena Coakley

 

 

UK/Europe


DarkpartiesDARK PARTIES
By Sara Grant

 

 

West


friendship-dollTHE FRIENDSHIP DOLL
By Kirby Larson