Created January 31, 2024 by Sarah Diamond
In the Novel Category: AT THE EDGE OF THE ICE by Carolyn Armstrong
The first part of the Eco Warriors series, this middle grade novel follows an eleven-year-old girl with a magical gift as she tries to save the ecosystem of a Norwegian archipelago.
In the Picture Book Category: PEBBLES AND THE BIGGEST NUMBER by Joey Benun, illustrated by Laura Watson
Join Pebbles the Butterfly on a mathematical adventure as he searches for the biggest number in existence.
The winners will each receive a $1,000 cash prize, along with free tuition upcoming virtual conferences, and the chance to teach a workshop about their road to publication. AT THE EDGE OF THE ICE and PEBBLES AND THE BIGGEST NUMBER will also feature as book-of-the-month picks in the SCBWI Book Club on Instagram.
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