R is for Rhyme, A Poetry Alphabet




S is for Show Me, A Missouri Alphabet Lazy Days of Summer




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  • 2014 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People by the Children’s Book Council (CBC) and the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)


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Willa Award Seal
  • 2013 Missouri Show Me Readers Award Second Place Winner
  • 2012 Women Writing the West Willa Award Finalist
  • 2012 Storytelling World Honor Award
  • 2012 Kansas National Educational Association Reading Circle List
  • 2011 National Parenting Publications Awards Gold Winner
  • 2011 Society of School Librarians International Honor Award
  • 2011 Chicago Parents Magazine Best Book List
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  • 2013 Missouri Show Me Readers Award Finalist
  • 2012 Paterson Prize Honor Book
  • 2012 Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Crystal Kite Award Finalist
  • 2012 International Reading Association and Children’s Book Council Child’s Choice Award List
  • 2012 Kansas National Educational Association Reading Circle List
  • 2012 Louisiana Reading Association Child Choice Award Nomination
  • 2011 Parents’ Choice Approved Book Award
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  • 2011/2012 Louisiana Young Readers Choice Award Nomination
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  • 2012 New York Charlotte Award Suggested Reading List
  • 2011/2012 Missouri Show Me Readers Award Nomination
  • 2010/2011 Pennsylvania Keystone to Reading Award Nomination
  • 2010/2011 Alabama Camillia Book Award Nomination
  • 2010/2011 Delaware Diamonds Book Award Nomination
  • 2010 Storytelling World Award Winner for Preadolescent Listeners
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  • 2010/2011 Missouri Show Me Readers Award Nomination
  • 2009 Storytelling World Honor Award for Pre-Adolescent Listeners
  • 2008 Top Five Book selected by Rutgers University's EconKids Project
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  • 2008 Mom's Choice Gold Award
  • 2008 Educators' Choice Award
  • 2007 Performed by the Tanner Creative Dance Program and Children’s Dance Theatre for the University of Utah's 58th Annual Performance
  • 2006-2007 Featured book of Albuquerque Public Schools’ Words and Images ARTS Program
  • 2006 National Parenting Publication Association Honor Award for Ages 9+
  • 2006 Missouri Writers' Guild Best Juvenile Book Award
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Selected by the Missouri Center for the Book to Represent Missouri at the 2008 National Book Festival in Washington, DC.
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Judy Young

6155 E. Farm Road 132
Springfield, MO 65802

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