2013 Results and Materials


  • Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes, written by Eric Litwin, and illustrated by James Dean, is the winner in the Picture Book Category with 29,598 votes of the 98,087 cast.

  • The Candymakers, by Wendy Mass, is the winner in the Junior Book Category with 1,496 votes of the 9,651 cast..

2013 Activity Booklet

2013 NCCBA Guidelines

Voting Summary

PICTURE BOOKS: 98,087 total votes cast
Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes 29598 WINNER
11 Experiments That Failed 14207
The Princess and the Pig 11876
Blackout 8697
Won Ton: A Cat Tale Told in Haiku 7207
Otto the Book Bear 6421
Why Do I Have to Make My Bed? 6196
The Cow Loves Cookies 4116
LMNO Peas 3911
Perfect Square 3627
Ellen`s Broom 2053
UnBEElievables 1278

2013 Annotated Picture Book List

JUNIOR BOOKS: 9,651 total votes cast
The Candymakers 1496 WINNER
Belly Up 1481
The Roar 1415
Out of My Mind 1130
Pie 977
One Dog and His Boy 747
Balloons Over Broadway 587
A Long Walk to Water 540
One Crazy Summer 489
Young Fredle 332
The Fingertips of Duncan Dorfman 173
Peaceful Pieces 145
The Absolute Value of Mike 139

2013 Annotated Junior Book List