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Charlie May Simon and
Arkansas Diamond Award Information

2019-2020 Nominees and Resources

 2018-2019 Winners

Charlie May Simon

    • Winner
        • Wish by Barbara O'Connor
    • 2nd Place Honor
        • Soar by Joan Bauer
    • 3rd Place Honor
      • All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor

Arkansas Diamond Primary Award

    • Winner
        • Madeline Finn and the Library Dog by Lisa Papp
    • 2nd Place 
        • Whoosh by Chris Barton
    • 3rd Place
        • The Quickest Kid in Clarksville by Pat Zietlow Miller

Preview Lists Below

2018-2019

Charlie May  Simon Reading List
Arkansas 
Diamond Reading List 


2018-2019 Overviews 

Thanks to Cora E.llsworth, Perma Bound in Arkansas, 

for providing the Overviews.


Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award 2018


The Bear Ate Your Sandwich

written and illustrated by Julia Sarcone Roach, published by Knopf, is the winner of the 2018 Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award.


Arkansas Diamond Primary Honor Book 


Ragweed’s Farm Dog Handbook 

written and illustrated by Anne Vittur Kennedy, published by Candlewick, is the Honor Book for the 2018 Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award. 


Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award 2016-2017


The Crossover
written by Kwame Alexander
 2017 Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award. 



Charlie May Simon Children's Honor Book 2016-2017


El Deafo
written by Cece Bell
2017 Charlie May Simon Honor Book


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Charlie May Simon Book Award

    • Established 1971
    • Students in Grades 4-6
    • To promote better reading for children







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Diamond Primary Book Award

    • Since 1998
    • Students in Grades K-3

    • To encourage reading for students in Grades K-3




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