Congratulations to the following winners for the 2013-2014 South Dakota Children's Book Awards:

Prairie Bud 2013-2014 Winner
book cover of Press Here

Press Here by Hervé Tellet

Prairie Pasque 2013-2014 Winner
book cover of Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World's Greatest Escape Artist

Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World's Greatest Escape Artist by Janice Weaver and Chris Lane (Illustrator)

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Press Here Hervé Tellet   2013-2014 Prairie Bud (JK-1st) WINNER
Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match/Marisol McDonald No Combina Monica Brown   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Tom's Tweet Jill Esbaum Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Three Hens and a Peacock Lester Laminack Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School Laura Murray Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Prairie Storms Darcy Pattison   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Blackout John Rocco Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Rah Rah Radishes April Pulley Sayre Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Tales for Very Picky Eaters Josh Schneider Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Swirl by Swirl Joyce Sidman Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Earth to Clunk Pam Smallcomb Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Love, Mouserella David Ezra Stein Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Balloons Over Broadway Melissa Sweet Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
A Storm Called Katrina Myron Uhlberg   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
Harry and Hopper Margaret Wild   Prairie Bud (JK-1st)
When I Grow Up Al Yankovic Prairie Bud (JK-1st)


Harry Houdini: The Legend of the World's Greatest Escape Artist Janice Weaver and Chris Lane (Illustrator)   2013-2014 Prairie Pasque (4th-5th) WINNER
Henry's Adventure at the Franklin Hotel Nancy Cartwright & Joanna Jones   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a Tale Deedy, Carmen Agra | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Titanic Sinks! Barry Denenberg   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
No Ordinary Day Deborah Ellis Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart Candace Fleming Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Tuesdays at the Castle Jessica Day George Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
True (… Sort Of) Katherine Hannigan | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Zita the Spacegirl Ben Hatke Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Junonia Kevin Henkes | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Wild Wings Gill Lewis Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Elephant Scientist Caitlin O'Connell   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Cal Ripken, Jr.'s All-Stars: Hothead Cal Ripken Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
The Christmas Coat Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve | Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
For the Birds: The Life of Roger Tory Peterson Peggy Thomas   Prairie Pasque (4th-5th)
Won Ton: A Cat Tale Told in Haiku Lee Wardlaw | 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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