Congratulations to the following winners for the 2011-2012 South Dakota Children's Book Awards:

Prairie Bud 2011-2012 Winner
book cover of Rhyming Dust Bunnies

Rhyming Dust Bunnies by Jan Thomas

Prairie Pasque 2011-2012 Winner
book cover of Bad News for Outlaws

Bad News for Outlaws by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson and R. Gregory Christie (Illustrator)

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Rhyming Dust Bunnies Jan Thomas 2011-2012 Prairie Bud (JK-1st) WINNER
Curious Garden Peter Brown Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
BOOK Shutta Crum   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Let's Do Nothing! Tony Fucile   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Dinotrux Chris Gall Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Tsunami! Kimiko Kajikawa   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Otis Loren Long Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Joe and Sparky Get New Wheels Jamie Michalak   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Listen to the Wind: The Story of Dr. Greg and Three Cups of Tea Greg Mortenson   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
I Need my Monster Amanda Noll Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
All the World Liz Garten Scanlon   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Wombat Walkabout Carol Diggery Shields   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
A Walk with Grandpa Sharon Solomon   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Under the Snow Melissa Stewart   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Circus Ship Chris Van Dusen Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
The Bog Baby Jeanne Willis Prairie Bud (JK-1st)


Bad News for Outlaws Vaunda Micheaux Nelson and R. Gregory Christie (Illustrator) 2011-2012 Prairie Pasque (4th-5th) WINNER
Anything but Typical Nora Raleigh Baskin Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Redwoods Jason Chin | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Tricking the Tallyman Jacqueline Davies Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Secret Science Alliance & the Copycat Crook Eleanor Davis   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Fourteen Cows for America Carmen Agra Deedy Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Imogene's Last Stand Candace Fleming Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Falling Down the Page: A Book of List Poems Georgia Heard   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Giant-Slayer Iian Lawrence | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Truce: The Day the Soldiers Stopped Fighting Jim Murphy   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Heart of a Shepherd Rosanne Parry | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Tofu Quilt Ching Yeung Russell Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Camille McPhee Fell under the Bus Kristen Tracy Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Frankie Pickle and the Closet of Doom Eric Wight Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?! Jonah Winter   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Peace, Locomotion Jacqueline Woodson 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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