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2015-2016 Final Nominees
2014-2015 Preliminary Nominees
2013-2014 Final Nominees
About the Show Me Readers Award
Preliminary nominees for the 2013-2014 Award have been announced! See the complete list in the links towards the bottom of the page.
The Winner of the annual Show Me Readers Award is selected by students in grades one through three.
The purpose of the Show Me Readers Award is to promote literature, literacy, and reading in Missouri elementary schools for grades one through three and to promote recognition of authors and illustrators of books that are favorites of Missouri children in these grades.
Criteria for Show Me nominees is as follows:
- Published in the US in 2012 with the author and illustrator living in the United States
- Picture book, easy to read aloud with strong literary value
- Interest and appeal to children 6 to 10 years old in grades one to three
For a complete listing of current Show Me Committee members, click here.