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Colt Andrews Elementary School Library: 2018 Rhode Island Children's Book Award

Rhode Island Children's Book Award 2018

And the 2018 Rhode Island Children's Book Award winner is...

In the box below are book summaries and trailers for the 2018 RICBA book nominees. Some of the tabs also have links to the authors' websites and online games. The books are available in our school library.

The public library may also have ebook versions of the titles. Please ask the librarians at your local library to help you access them. Don't be shy. Answering questions and helping people is what they are there for.

This page was created by a wonderful, caring Teacher Librarian named Carolyn Steward from Gladstone Street School in Cranston.

RICBA Books 2018 All Book Summaries Courtesy of Follett


Visit the author's website HERE.

Click HERE to visit James Pont's website.

To learn more about this book and other books by Debbie Levy, click HERE.

Visit the author's website by clicking HERE.


Click HERE to visit the Towers Falling page at Jewell Parker Rhodes Website.


For more information about this book visit author Chris Barton's webpage HERE.

Information for Teachers

The RI Children's Book Award Committee has worked hard this year to develop curriculum connections and other presentation tools to work with this year's titles. If you are looking to infuse your teaching with a new read-aloud please consider a RI Children's Book Award nominee and check the curriculum related materials available here.

Special thanks to all those on the committee for their work on this.