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Children's & Youth Services | South Dakota Children's Book Awards

South Dakota Children's Book Awards

Prairie Bud Prairie Pasque Awards

The Prairie Bud & Pasque Children’s Book Awards are sponsored by the South Dakota Library Association link to s d library association dot org. Prairie Bud winners are determined by South Dakota kindergarten, first and second grade students. Prairie Pasque winners are determined by South Dakota third, fourth, and fifth grade students. Students are encouraged to read and vote for their one favorite book of the year from the masterlists of titles. The books receiving the most votes from the students win the awards. A committee of educators and librarians select the books nominated for the awards.

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Prairie Bud (Grades K-2)

book cover of press here by herve tullet
WINNER: Press Here by Herve Tullet

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Prairie Pasque (Grades 3-5)

book cover of harry houdini
WINNER: Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World's Greatest Escape Artist

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