ABA/CBC Children's and Teen Choice Book Award Winners Announced

The American Bookseller Association and the Children's Book Council announced the Children's and Teen Choice Book Awards winners on June 2nd in New York during BookExpo. 

The winners for the 2017 Children's and Teen Choice Book Awards were named in four age groups: kindergarten to second grade, third to fourth grade, fifth to sixth grade, and teens. For a list of the winners along with other finalists in each category, see below.

  • Winner: Madeline Finn and the Library Dog by Lisa Papp
  • Don’t Wake Up the Tiger by Britta Teckentrup
  • Frankencrayon by Michael Hall
  • King Baby by Kate Beton
  • Nanobots by Chris Gall
  • Peep and Egg: I’m Not Hatching by Laura Gehl
  • The Thank You Book by Mo Willems
  • Winner: Once Upon an Elephant by Linda Stanek
  • The Ant and the Grasshopper by Carl Sommer
  • Duck on a Tractor by David Shannon
  • The Hole Story of the Doughnut by Pat Miller
  • Noodlehead Nightmares by Tedd Arnold, Martha Hamilton and Mitch Weiss
  • Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson’s Super Stream of Inventions by Chris Barton
  • Wolf Camp by Andrea Zuill
  • Winner: The Misadventures of Max Crumbly: Locker Hero by Rachel Renée Russell
  • Booked by Kwame Alexander
  • Fuzzy by Tom Angleberger and Paul Dellinger
  • Garvey’s Choice by Nikki Grimes
  • Hilo: Saving the Whole Wide World by Judd Winick
  • Maker Lab by Jack Challoner
  • Wet Cement by Bob Raczka
  • Winner: Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows, Book 2) by Leigh Bardugo
  • A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas
  • The Crown (The Selection, Book 5) by Kiera Cass
  • Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts 1 & 2, Special Rehearsal Edition Script by J.K. Rowling
  • The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
  • This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp
  • A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir