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    Washington Children's Choice Picture Book Award (WCCPBA)

    Every spring 20 book are nominated for the WCCPBA as part of the Washington Library Association Book Awards. Throughout the school year Wedgwood students are introduced to these books (many of which become favorites). In April, students vote for their favorite book among the nominees.

    2019 Nominees:

    Alfie: The Turtle that Disappeared by Thyra Heder
    The Bad Seed
    by Jory John
    Charlotte the Scientist is Squished
    by Camille Andros
    Giant Pants
    by Mark Fearing
    Great, Now We've Got Barbarians!
    by Jason Carter Eaton
    The Great Pasta Escape
    by Miranda Paul
    Ice Boy
    by David Ezra Stein
    Jabari Jumps
    by Gaia Cornwall
    Legend of Rock, Paper, Scissors
    by Drew Daywalt
    Life on Mars
    by Jon Agee
    Lost and Found Cat: The True Story of Kunkush's Incredible Journey
    by Doug Kuntz and Amy Shrodes
    My Awesome Summer by P. Mantis
    by Paul Meisel
    One Proud Penny
    by Randy Siegel
    Pour Louie
    by Tony Fucile
    Rules of the House
    by Mac Bennett
    Sergeant Reckless: The True Story of the Little Horse that Became a Hero
    by Patricia McCormick
    Shawn Love Sharks
    by Curtis Manley
    Wanted! Ralfy Rabbit, Book Burglar
    by Emily MacKenzie
    Woodpecker Wants a Waffle
    by Steve Breen
    You Don't Want a Unicorn
    by Ame Dyckman


    The OTTER Award

    The OTTER Award is also part of the Washington Library Association Book Awards. Nominees are chosen by children. These are perfect transitional books for students building reading stamina. Students vote on a favorite in April.

    2019 Nominees:

    Catstronauts: Mission Moon by Drew Brockington
    Dragons and Marshmallows (Zoey and Sassafras)
    by Asia Citro
    Game Over, Super Rabbit Boy!
    (Press Start) by Thomas Fintham
    Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen
    by Debbi Michiko Florence
    March of the Mini-Beasts
    (The D.A.T.A. Set) by Ada Hopper
    Dolphin Rescue
    (Animal Planet Adventures) by Catherine Nichols

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    Last Updated 1/7/19