The Cybils, or the Children’s and Young Adult Bloggers’ Literary Awards, are awarded to children’s and YA books in a variety of genres and formats, as voted on by book bloggers. They’ve been around since 2006, and the panelists change every year.
Here are this year’s winners!
- Board Books: Big Bear, Little Bear by Marine Schneider
- Fiction Picture Books: Watercress by Andrea Wang and illustrated by Jason Chin
- Easy Reader: See the Dog: Three Stories about a Cat by David Larochelle and illustrated by Mike Wohnoutka
- Early Chapter Books: Sydney And Taylor Explore The Whole Wide World by Jacqueline Davies and illustrated by Deborah Hocking
- Elementary Nonfiction: Bartali’s Bicycle: The True Story of Gino Bartali, Italy’s Secret Hero by Megan Hoyt and illustrated by Iacopo Bruno
- Elementary/Middle Grade Graphic Novels: Measuring Up by Lily Lamotte and illustrated by Ann Xu
- Elementary/Middle Grade Speculative Fiction: Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls by Kaela Rivera
- Middle Grade Fiction: Linked by Gordon Korman
- Middle Grade Nonfiction: Mightier Than the Sword: Rebels, Reformers, and Revolutionaries Who Changed the World Through Writing by Rochelle Melander and illustrated by Melina Ontiveros
- Poetry: Everywhere Blue by Joanne Rossmassler Fritz
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