Congratulations to the following winners for the 2007-2008 South Dakota Children's Book Awards:

Prairie Bud 2007-2008 Winner
yellow book cover of child with paint brush in colorful mess

I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! by Karen Beaumont and David Catrow (Illustrator)

Prairie Pasque 2007-2008 Winner
book cover of the ghosts grave features teen with shovel in cemetary

Ghost's Grave by Peg Kehret

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I Ain't Gonna Paint No More! by Karen Beaumont and David Catrow (Illustrator)   2007-2008 Prairie Bud (JK-1st) WINNER
Elephants Can Paint Too! Katya Arnold   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Hi, Fly Guy! Tedd Arnold | Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Oh, No! Where Are My Pants? Lee Hopkins   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
That New Animal Emily Jenkins | Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
I See a Kookaburra! Steve Jenkins Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
The Dog Who Cried Wolf Keiko Kasza Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
The Best Seat in Second Grade Katharine Kenah Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
If You Decide to Go to the Moon Faith McNulty   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Next-Door Dogs Colby Rodowsky Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa Erica Silverman   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Carmine: A Little More Red Melissa Sweet   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
I Could Do That: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote Linda White | Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Leonardo the Terrible Monster Mo Willems | Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Squashed in the Middle Elizabeth Winthrop   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)


Ghost's Grave Peg Kehret   2007-2008 Prairie Pasque (4th-5th) WINNER
A Bear Named Trouble Marion Dane Bauer Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
The Penderwicks Jeanne Birdsall | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
How the Amazon Queen Fought the Prince of Egypt Tamara Bower   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Space Station Rat Michael Daley | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Bodies From the Ash: Life and Death in Pompeii James Deem   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Missing Manatee Cynthia DeFelice Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Willow Run Patricia Giff | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
A Kick in the Head: An Everyday Guide to Poetic Forms Paul Janeczko   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Once Upon a Cool Motorcycle Dude Kevin O'Malley Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Project Mulberry Linda Sue Park | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Klondike Gold Alice Provensen   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Pick of the Litter Bill Wallace   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Roberto Clemente: Pride of the Pittsburgh Pirates Jonah Winter Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Stanford Wong Flunks Big-Time Lisa Yee Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)

* SDTTG: South Dakota Titles to Go is South Dakota's audiobook and ebook library provided through Overdrive.

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