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Maud Hart Lovelace Award: Division I
Best books chosen by Minnesota kids each year for grades 3-5. Maud Hart Lovelace website
See 2014-15 Nominees: Division I    Division II
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2014
Winner
Because of Mr. Terupt by Buyea, Rob
Seven fifth-graders at Snow Hill School in Connecticut relate how their lives are changed for the better by "rookie teacher" Mr. Terupt.
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2013
Winner
11 Birthdays by Mass, Wendy
After celebrating their first nine same-day birthdays together, Amanda and Leo, having fallen out on their tenth and not speaking to each other for the last year, prepare to celebrate their eleventh birthday separately but peculiar things begin to happen as the day of their birthday begins to repeat itself over and over again.
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2012
Winner
Please Write in this Book by Amato, Mary
When Ms. Wurtz leaves a blank book in the Writer's Corner with a note encouraging those who find it to "talk to each other" in its pages, the student's entries spark a classroom-wide battle.
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2011
Winner
Deep and Dark and Dangerous : a Ghost Story by Hahn, Mary Downing
When thirteen-year-old Ali spends the summer with her aunt and cousin at the family's vacation home, she stumbles upon a secret that her mother and aunt have been hiding for over thirty years.
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2010
Winner
Champ by Jones, Marcia Thornton
Together Riley and Champ make a great team. But they stand to lose more at the Founders Day dog show than a blue ribbon. Could they be separated forever?
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2009
Winner
Flush by Hiaasen, Carl
With their father jailed for sinking a river boat, Noah Underwood and his younger sister, Abbey, must gather evidence that the owner of this floating casino is emptying his bilge tanks into the protected waters around their Florida Keys home.
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2008
Winner
Ruby Holler by Creech, Sharon
Thirteen-year-old fraternal twins Dallas and Florida have grown up in a terrible orphanage but their lives change forever when an eccentric but sweet older couple invites them each on an adventure, beginning in an almost magical place called Ruby Holler.
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2007
Winner
Escaping the Giant Wave by Kehret, Peg
When an earthquake creates a tsunami while thirteen-year-old Kyle is babysitting his sister during a family vacation at a Pacific Coast resort, he tries to save himself, his sister, and a boy who has bullied him for years.
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2006
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Runt by Bauer, Marion Dane
Runt, the smallest wolf cub in the litter, seeks to prove himself to his father King and the rest of the pack and to earn a new name.
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2005
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The Doll People by Martin, Ann M.
A family of porcelain dolls that has lived in the same house for one hundred years is taken aback when a new family of plastic dolls arrives and doesn't follow The Doll Code of Honor.
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