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 VerseHistorical 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)