Winners of the Newton Marasco Foundation's 2011 Green Earth Book Awards, which honor authors and illustrators whose work inspires young readers to appreciate and care for the environment, are:
Picture Book: The Earth Book, written and illustrated by Todd Parr (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
Children's Fiction: Mallory Goes Green by Laurie B. Friedman, illustrated by Jennifer Kalis (Darby Creek/Lerner Publishing Group)
Young Adult Fiction: Boys, Bears and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots by Abby McDonald (Candlewick)
Nonfiction: Not Your Typical Book about the Environment by Elin Kelsey, illustrated by Clayton Hammer (Owlkids Books)
Yeah for Abby McDonald! Find Boys, Bears and a Serious Pair of Hiking Boots here at the WOMS library!