North Carolina Children's Book Award (NCCBA)
The 2015-2016 Book Awards have been announced! See the links below.
Just a reminder that the Bookhive site is no longer available. Please visit our new site. (http://nccba.blogspot.com/) You will find everything you need for participating in this wonderful program. We have included the winning titles for 2016, our current nomination list for 2017, the Activity Booklet, which contains great ideas for you and your teachers to promote the titles, a Prezi to help you introduce the Junior Book titles to your students, nomination information, voting information, and much more. We have also archived final lists and materials from previous years. Please email Lisa England (ncslmaNCCBAChair@gmail.com) if you have any questions.
This program is sponsored by NCSLMA and the Children’s Services and School Librarian sections of the North Carolina Library Association. We will have information on how to register for next year's voting at a later time.
Click here for a list of the 2015 Committee Members.
NCCBA Winners 2015-2016
The 2016 NCCBA Picture Book Award goes to:
NCCBA Winners 2014-15
The North Carolina Children’s Book Award Committee is pleased to announce the 2014 winners!
In the Picture Book Category, "The Day the Crayons Quit" by Drew Daywalt and Illustrated by Oliver Jeffers with 27,010 votes out of 81,467 votes cast!
In the Junior Book Category, "Duke" by Kirby Larson, is the winning title with 1,303 votes out of 6570 votes cast!
We appreciate each and every school and public library that participated in our program this year. We look forward to another exciting year in 2016 and would love to recruit even more participants in the coming years.
The committee members are busy reviewing and selecting titles for next year’s contest. The final nominations will be released mid-May and posted through Bookhive, NCSLMA, NCLA, and selected vendors.
NCCBA Winners 2001-02