SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Crystal Kite Finalists 2018

Following are the finalists in each of the 15 Divisions for books published in 2017 SCBWI Crystal Kite Awards.

US Divisions:

Atlantic (Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, Wash DC, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland)
7 ATE 9: THE UNTOLD STORY
Grace Hopper: Queen of Computer Code
ONE SHADOW ON THE WALL
To the Copper Country

California, Hawaii
BunnyBear
Lost Boys
Love, Triangle
Marielle in Paris
Stack the Cats

Midsouth (Kansas, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, Mississippi, Louisiana)
A Dog Like Daisy
A Tip Tap Tale
ALMOST PARADISE
Cowboy Car
Different Days
Pug & Pig Trick or Treat
Surviving the Iditarod: An Interactive Extreme Sports Adventure (You Choose: Surviving Extreme Sports)

Midwest (Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio)
Bloom
Blue Sky White Stars
Frankenbunny
Hoot and Honk Just Can’t Sleep
Mouseling’s Words

New England (Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island)
BEING FISHKILL
This House, Once
YOU KNOW WHAT?

New York
Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel
Shimmer, Songs of Night
SOLDIER BOY

Southeast (Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Alabama)
Ban This Book
Beulah Land
Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years
Jada Jones: Class Act
Mouse
Night of the Living Cuddle Bunnies
Refugee
This Little Trailblazer

Southwest (Nevada, Arizona, Utah, southern Idaho, Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico)
If Your Monster Won’t Go to Bed
Jasper and the Riddle of Riley’s Mine

Texas, Oklahoma
Calling My Name
Caring for Your Lion
Froggy Bottom Blues
Hello Goodbye Dog
Skeleton Tree
The Survivor Tree
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist

West (Washington, Oregon, Alaska, northern Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota)
Curious McCarthy’s Power of Observation
Long-armed Ludy and the First Women’s Olympics
NUTCRACKED
The Book of Mistakes

 

International Divisions:

Australia, New Zealand
A is for Australian Animals
My Friend Tertius
Once Upon A Small Rhinoceros
The Scared Book
To The Lighthouse

Canada
Big Blue Forever
Dark Matter’s – Nature’s Reaction to Light Pollution
Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined
My Beautiful Birds
The Doll’s Eye
The Elephant Keeper, Caring For Orphaned Elephants in Zambia

Internationals Other
Boreas en de vier windstreken
Los gusanos de seda
Marielle in Paris
The Green Umbrella
Will You Read My Book with Me

Middle East, India, Asia
Hello, Goodbye Little Island
The Blogger #1 – The case of the secret code
The Mermaids of Lake Michigan
Yossi and the Monkeys
マイ・ジャパン

UK, Ireland
Bonkers About Beetroot
Dave Pigeon (Nuggets!)
Destiny’s Revenge
Mold and the Poison Plot
PUNCH
See How They Lie
You Can’t Make Me Go To Witch School!