Winners

Children's Picture Book (0-3 Years)
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2021 FINALISTS - CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK (0-3 YEARS)
On March 24, 2021, IBPA announced the following three finalists in the ART & PHOTOGRAPHY category. Register to attend the virtual award ceremony on May 13th to learn which book wins Gold.

2021 WINNERS - CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK (0-3 YEARS)

See below for the list of 2021 winners in the CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK (0-3 YEARS) category, for books with a copyright date of 2020. Click here to watch the Gold and Silver winner speeches.

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Buddy's Magic Window: A Little Dog's Big Adventure
2021 Gold Winner

Author and Photographer: Dennis Glennon

Publisher: Dennis Glennon Photography

ISBN: 978-0-6924087-3-5

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Lost in the foggy forest, how will a golden retriever puppy find his way home? Join Buddy as he meets many woodland animals on his BIG adventure. An inspiring tale of bravery, trust, friendship, kindness, and believing in oneself. Award winning photos guide you on Buddy’s magical journey.

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Night Night, Norman
2021 Silver Winner

Author: Marie Dimitrova, illustrated by Romi Caron

Publisher: Hello World Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-7350364-0-3

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In this charming and funny book, Norman the horse wonders where Ellie goes after she hugs him goodnight. One night he loosens the latch on his stall and sneaks out. Laugh out loud with the adventures of Norman, and find out what happens when we think our pets are sleeping!

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Under the Barnyard Light
2021 Silver Winner

Author: Carla Crane Osborne, illustrated by Brandon Dorman

Publisher: Gona Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-7359916-0-3

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Even in the dark of winter, the animals need to be fed. Step into the magical world of a young girl on a farm full of wonders. Beneath the barnyard light, feed warm milk to the calves, catch snowflakes on your tongue, and give a kiss to Dandy the horse.

2020 WINNERS - CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK (0-3 YEARS)

See below for the list of 2020 winners in the CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK (0-3 YEARS) category, for books with a copyright date of 2019.

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Why Should I Walk? I Can Fly!
2020 Gold Winner

Author: Ann Ingalls, illustrated by Rebecca Evans

Publisher: Dawn Publications

ISBN: 978-1-58469-639-1

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A little bird’s first time out the nest! “Flying with this bird should leave young human chicks feeling encouraged to spread their own wings.”—Kirkus Reviews

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Animal Songs
2020 Silver Winner

Author: Julie Garnett

Publisher: Peter E. Randall Publisher

ISBN: 978-1-942155-23-2

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Unique, musical sound book, features a “live” recording artist and original song. Encourages early STEAM skills; reading, counting, and singing with Julie and the animals.

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The Moonlight Dancer
2020 Silver Winner

Authors: Lisa Calhoun-Owen and Matthew Scott Reilly, illustrated by Jordan Wray

Publisher: Warren Publishing

ISBN: 978-1-7337955-1-7

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When the daylight ends and the moonlight sun rises, one tiny creature is ready to boogie! Join a mouse and his animal friends as they dance and play in this cuddly story written with love by a mother and son duo.

 
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