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Lee Bennett Hopkins Award, 1993-2018

Lee Bennett Hopkins Award, 1993-2018

Resources for the titles recognized by this award since its inception in 1993 -- honoring the most outstanding new poetry books
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Jazz
  • by Walter Dean Myers and Christopher Myers
  • Multimedia Resources: 25
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    Blues Journey
  • by Walter Dean Myers and Christopher Myers
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2004)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2004)
    BGHB Awards (Honor, 2003)
  • Multimedia Resources: 24
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    Garvey's Choice
  • by Nikki Grimes
  • Multimedia Resources: 20
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    One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance
  • by Nikki Grimes
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2018)
    BGHB Awards (Honor, 2017)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 18
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    Here in Harlem: Poems in Many Voices
  • by Walter Dean Myers
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2005)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2005)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Won Ton: A Cat Tale Told in Haiku
  • by Lee Wardlaw and Eugene Yelchin
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2012)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2012)
    Dewdney Award (Finalist, 2017)
  • Multimedia Resources: 17
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    Water Sings Blue: Ocean Poems
  • by Kate Coombs and Meilo So
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2013)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2013)
  • Multimedia Resources: 16
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    Poke in the I, A: A Collection of Concrete Poems
  • by Paul B. Janeczko and Chris Raschka
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2002)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2002)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    This Is Just to Say: Poems of Apology and Forgiveness
  • by Joyce Sidman and Pamela Zagarenski
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2008)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Way a Door Closes, The
  • by Hope Anita Smith and Shane W. Evans
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2004)
    CSK Book Awards (Winner, 2004)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Other Side, The: Shorter Poems
  • by Angela Johnson
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 1999)
    CSK Book Awards (Honor, 1999)
  • Multimedia Resources: 14
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    Firefly July: A Year of Very Short Poems
  • by Paul B. Janeczko and Melissa Sweet
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2015)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Rutherford B., Who Was He?: Poems about Our Presidents
  • by Marilyn Singer and John Hendrix
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 13
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    Hidden
  • by Helen Frost
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2012)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2012)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Creature Carnival
  • by Marilyn Singer and Gris Grimly
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2005)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Animal Sense
  • by Diane Ackerman and Peter Sís
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2004)
  • Multimedia Resources: 12
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    Behold the Bold Umbrellaphant: And Other Poems
  • by Jack Prelutsky and Carin Berger
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2007)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Pieces: A Year in Poems & Quilts
  • by Anna Grossnickle Hines
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2002)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Birmingham, 1963
  • by Carole Boston Weatherford
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2008)
    Jane Addams Award (Honor, 2008)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    A Maze Me: Poems for Girls
  • by Naomi Shihab Nye and Terre Maher
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2006)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2006)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Etched in Clay: The Life of Dave, Enslaved Potter and Poet
  • by Andrea Cheng
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 11
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    Great Frog Race and Other Poems, The
  • by Kristine O'Connell George and Kate Kiesler
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 1998)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Splash!: Poems of Our Watery World
  • by Constance Levy and David Soman
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2003)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Rainbow Hand, The: Poems about Mothers and Children
  • by Janet S. Wong and Jennifer Hewitson
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2000)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Diamond Willow
  • by Helen Frost
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 10
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    Sing to the Sun: Poems and Pictures
  • by Ashley Bryan
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 1993)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Tree That Time Built, The: A Celebration of Nature, Science, and Imagination
  • by Mary Ann Hoberman, Linda Winston, and Barbara Fortin
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Beast Feast
  • by Douglas Florian
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 1995)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 1995)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    What Have You Lost?
  • by Naomi Shihab Nye and Michael Nye
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2000)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Stone Bench in an Empty Park
  • by Paul B. Janeczko and Henri Silberman
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2001)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2001)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Is This Forever, or What?: Poems & Paintings from Texas
  • by Naomi Shihab Nye
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2005)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2005)
  • Multimedia Resources: 9
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    Blue Lipstick: Concrete Poems
  • by John Grandits
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2008)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2008)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Curious Collection of Cats, A
  • by Betsy Franco and Michael Wertz
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Humble Life, A: Plain Poems
  • by Linda Oatman High and Bill Farnsworth
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2002)
  • Multimedia Resources: 8
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    Becoming Joe DiMaggio
  • by Maria Testa and Scott Hunt
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2003)
    ALSC Notable Books (Commended, 2003)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Crossing Stones
  • by Helen Frost
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Song Shoots Out of My Mouth, The: A Celebration of Music
  • by Jaime Adoff and Martin French
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2003)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Voices from the Wild
  • by David Bouchard and Ron Parker
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 1997)
  • Multimedia Resources: 7
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    Girl Coming in for a Landing
  • by April Halprin Wayland and Elaine Clayton
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2003)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    Stitchin' and Pullin': A Gee's Bend Quilt
  • by Patricia C. McKissack and Cozbi A. Cabrera
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2009)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    Button Up!
  • by Alice Schertle and Petra Mathers
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Winner, 2010)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    Coaltown Jesus
  • by Ron Koertge
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2014)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    Old Shell, An: Poems of the Galapagos
  • by Tony Johnston, Tom Pohrt, and Tracey Campbell Pearson
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2000)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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    Hypnotize a Tiger: Poems about Just about Everything
  • by Calef Brown
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Award (Honor, 2016)
    Junior Library Guild (Selection, 2015)
  • Multimedia Resources: 6
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