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The Isinglass Award is given annually to an author whose book receives the most votes from 4th through 6th graders throughout the state. The children vote for their favorite book from a list of 25 recently-published titles that are chosen by the Great Stone Face (GSF) Committee. The voting takes place every April during National Library Week, and the winner is announced in May. The purpose of the award is to promote reading enjoyment, to increase awareness of contemporary writing, and to allow children to honor their favorite authors.

 

2013-14 Nominees


2012-13 Nominees

 

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2010-11 Nominees

The complete list can be viewed at the Isinglass Award website.

 

 

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