2012 Newbery Winners

2011 Summer Book List

The Great Stone Face Children's Book Award
2012-2013

Great Stone Face
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The Isinglass Teen
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2012-2013

Logo by Kathy Callwood

New Great Stone Face & Isinglass Award Nominees
2011-2012

Highlights of the Great Stone Face Titles

Hide & Seek by Katy Grant

Hide & Seek Adventure Fiction

In the remote mountains of Arizona where he lives with his mother, stepfather, and two sisters, fourteen-year-old Chase discovers two kidnapped boys and gets caught up in a dangerous adventure when he comes up with a plan to get them to safety.

The Shadows by Jacqueline West

Adventure, Fantasy Fiction

When eleven-year-old Olive and her distracted parents move into an old Victorian mansion, Olive finds herself ensnared in a dark plan involving some mysterious paintings, a trapped and angry nine-year-old boy, and three talking cats.

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=A9mZKAfLZQU

Highlights of the Isinglass Nominees

Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

Fantasy Fiction

When sixteen-year-old orphan Tessa Fell's older brother suddenly vanishes, her search for him leads her into Victorian-era London's dangerous supernatural underworld, and when she discovers that she herself is a Downworlder, she must learn to trust the demon-killing Shadowhunters if she ever wants to learn to control her powers and find her brother.

Book Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tntndQF4eV0

The Dead Boys by Royce Buckingham

Horror Fiction

Timid twelve-year-old Teddy Mathews and his mother move to a small, remote desert town in eastern Washington, where the tree next door, mutated by nuclear waste, eats children and the friends Teddy makes turn out to be dead.