2020 FINALISTS - YOUNG READER: FICTION (8-12 YEARS)
Harry Potter: Exploring Hogwarts: An Illustrated Guide
Author: Jody Reverson, illustrated by Stuid Mutitcher
Publisher: Insight Editions
Explore the iconic locations of Hogwarts as seen in the Harry Potter films with this large-scale interactive book, Harry Potter: Exploring Hogwarts.
Rabbit & Bear: Rabbit's Bad Habits
Author: Julian Gough and Jim Field
Publisher: Silver Dolphin Books
Rabbit & Bear: Rabbit’s Bad Habits is a laugh-out-loud middle-grade chapter book that chronicles the forming of an unlikely friendship between a grumpy rabbit and a friendly bear.
Silent Lee and The Adventure of the Side Door Key
Authors: Alex Hiam
Publisher: Webster Press
Silent commutes from modern-day Boston to a magical version of the city to attend a school of magic…until things begin to go wrong.
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