Vote for the Orion Library’s Annual Dragon Award!
- Read these books and talk about them with your friends.
- Write a comment below about why you think your favorite should win the Dragon Award.
- Vote online for your pick between Oct. 26 and Nov. 3.
- Sign up to celebrate at the victory party at 7:00 on Wednesday, Nov. 4, where we will announce which book has earned the coveted golden Dragon Award seal!
And this year’s nominees are…
Babymouse: Queen of the World – Babymouse, Book 1
By Jennifer Holm and Matthew Holm
An imaginative mouse dreams of being queen of the world, but will settle for an invitation to the most popular girl’s slumber party.
By Kate DiCamillo
The adventures of Desperaux Tilling, a small mouse of unusual talents, the princess that he loves, the servant girl who longs to be a princess, and a devious rat determined to bring them all to ruin.
By Lauren Tarshis
Excited to board the Titanic with his aunt and little sister, ten-year-old George begins to explore the ill-fated ship’s first-class storage cabin when the ship is rocked by a collision with an iceberg and begins to sink.
By Jon Scieszka
How did Jon Scieszka get so funny? He grew up as one of six brothers with Catholic school, lots of comic books, lazy summers at the lake with time to kill, babysitting misadventures, TV shows, and jokes told at family dinner.
Ivy + Bean – Ivy + Bean, Book 1
By Annie Barrows
When seven-year-old Bean plays a mean trick on her sister, she finds unexpected support for her antics from Ivy, the new neighbor, who is less boring than Bean first suspected.