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Greenbush Elementary School Library: RI Children's Book Award

2023 Nominees

RICBA 2023 in Sora

Thank you to Cranston Public Schools Librarian Carolyn Steward for creating and sharing this content!

RI Children's Book Award



Third and fourth graders may choose to participate in the RI Children's Book Award Program.  Students across the state in grades 3 - 5 choose from a list of 20 books which are nominated yearly.  Those who complete reading 3 or more titles are eligible to vote for their favorite book in February.  

The Votes are In!


The 2022 RI Children's Book Award Winner!


 Click on the book cover to hear it read aloud!


Click for the Voting Results



2023 Nominee Descriptions

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Many thanks to Danielle Margarida from the RI Office of Library and Information Services for creating some of the content on this page!

RIBCA Award Nominees 2022

Midnight at the Barclay Hotel Cover
Willa and the Whale Cover
Were I Not a Girl Cover
Stand Up, Yumi Chung! Cover
Some Places More Than Others Cover
Shirley and Jamila Save Their Summer Cover
Saucy Cover
A Place Inside of Me Cover
Packs Cover
On These Magic Shoes Cover
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RIBCA Nominees 2022

Measuring Up Cover
The Lonely Heart of Maybelle Lane cover
The List of Things That Cannot Change Cover
I Am Every Good Thing Cover
From the Desk of Zoey Washington Cover
Feed Your Mind Cover
Fauja Singh Keeps Going: The True Story of the Oldest Person to Ever Run a Marathon Cover
Clean Getaway Cover
Anti Hero Cover