We are pleased to announce the student-selected winners of the 2023 Book Awards.
Buckaroo Book Award Winners, 2022-2023
1st Place: This Way, Charlie by Caron Levis
2nd Place: King of the Birds by Elise Gravel
3rd Place: Snail Crossing by Corey R. Tabor
Indian Paintbrush Book Award Winners, 2022-2023
1st Place: My Life as a Potato by Arianne Costner
2nd Place: Scary Stories for Young Foxes by Christian McKay Heidicker
3rd Place: Ban this Book by Alan Gratz
Soaring Eagle Book Award Winners, 2022-2023
1st Place: I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys
2nd Place: You'll be the Death of Me by Karen M. McManus
3rd Place: The Similars by Rebecca Hanover
The Soaring Eagle Book Award provides the opportunity for Wyoming youth in grades 7-12 to select a favorite book and honor its author. Its purpose is to help Wyoming students in grades 7-12.
The Indian Paintbrush Book Award provides an opportunity for Wyoming youth in fourth, fifth, and sixth grades to choose their favorite book from a list of 10 nominees and honor its author.
The Buckaroo Book Award provides the opportunity for Wyoming children in grades kindergarten through third to select favorite books they have read or listened to and to honor the authors of these books.