MCBA Mash-Up
MCBA MASH-UP

Massachusetts Children’s Book Awards

2017-2018 MCBA MASH-UP*

*This list was created FOR Amherst students BY the school librarians. It’s based on the state MCBA list.

Students who read 5 titles from the list in order to vote for their favorite in February!             😄 Lani Blechman, FR Librarian  


eBooks (e) and audiobooks (a) available on AXIS360, a free APP.

 



Title / Series Authors Genre / Level

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Inspector Flytrap (e)

(Inspector Flytrap #1)

by Tom Angelberger,

illustrated by Cece Bell

Illustrated Mystery (P)


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The Jumbies (e)

(The Jumbies #1)

by Tracey Baptiste

Folktale (U)


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Lowriders in Space (e)

(Lowriders in Space #1)

by Cathy Camper,

illustrated by Raul The Third

Graphic Novel

Fantasy (V)

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Stella by Starlight (e)(a)

by Sharon Draper


Historical Fiction (W)

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Space Case (e)(a)
(A Moon Base Alpha Novel)

by Stuart Gibbs


Science Fiction (W)


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Full Cicada Moon (e)

by Marilyn Hilton


Historical Fiction (W)


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I Got This: To Gold and Beyond (a)

by Laurie Hernandez


Autobiography


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Fish in a Tree (e)

by Lynda Mullaly Hunt


Realistic Fiction (W)


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Mighty Jack

(Mighty Jack #1)

by Ben Hatke

Graphic Novel

Fractured Fairytale

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Maps and Geography (e)

(Ken Jennings Junior Genius Guides)

by Ken Jennings


Illustrated Nonfiction


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The Misadventures of the Family Fletcher

(Family Fletcher #1) (e)(a)

by Dana Alison Levy


Realistic Fiction  (V)

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The Truth of Me: About a Boy, His Grandmother, and a Very Good Dog (e)

by Patricia MacLachlan


Realistic Fiction  (Q)


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Clueless McGee

(Clueless McGee #1)

by Jeff Mack

Illustrated Mystery (T)

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In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse (e)

by Joseph Marshall III

Historical Fiction (U)

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A Night Divided (e)(a)

by Jennifer Nielsen

Historical Fiction (W)


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The Turtle of Oman (e)(a)

by Naomi Shihab Nye


Realistic Fiction

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The Nest (e)(a)

by Kenneth Oppel,

illustrated by Jon Klassen

Science Fiction (W)

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The Seventh Most Important Thing (e)

by Shelley Pearsall


Historical Fiction (Y)


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The Blackthorn Key (e)(a)

(The Blackthorn Key, #1)

by Kevin Sands

Fantasy (X)

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Another Day as Emily (e)

by Eileen Spinelli

Novel in Verse
Historical Fiction (Q)

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Screaming Staircase (e)

(Lockwood & Co. #1)

by Jonathan Stroud


Fantasy (Z)

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Coral Reefs: Cities of the Ocean

(Science Comics)

by Maris Wicks

Graphic Novel

Nonfiction

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Save Me a Seat (e)(a)

by Sarah Weeks

and Gita Varadarajan

Realistic Fiction (S)

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The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond (e)

by Brenda Woods


Realistic Fiction (T)


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Secret Coders (e)

(Secret Coders #1)

by Gene Luen Yang, illustrated by Mike Holmes

Graphic Novel (V)