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John F. Horgan Elementary School Library: RI Children's Book Award

RICBA 2024 Nominees on Sora

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.  

Nonfiction Nominees

Graphic Novel Nominees

The Votes are In!


The Votes are In!!!

The 2023 RI Children's Book Award Winner




Click for the Voting Results



RICBA 2023 Digital Bookshelf

Learn more about the nominated titles by exploring this Digital Bookshelf!  Thanks to Mrs. Mitchell at Deering Middle School for creating and sharing this!


Fiction Nominees

Thanks for Sharing!

Many thanks to Katie Tanner from the Cranston Public Schools and Jane Vincelette and Kristen Mitchell from West Warwick Public Schools for creating the content on this page!

2023 Nominees