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Bluebonnet Award Lists

The Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List is one of the most prestigious children’s literature lists in the country. Students, parents, teachers, librarians, booksellers, and authors eagerly await the yearly release.

Bluebonnet Award Winner and Master List
2018-2019

All Titles


Amina's Voice by Hena Khan  |  The Bicycle Spy by Yona Zeldis McDonough
Bravo! : Poems About Amazing Hispanics by Margarita Engle
Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix by Jacqueline Briggs Martin & June Jo Lee 
Garvey's Choice by Nikki Grimes





Grand Canyon by Jason Chin  Grandpa's Hal-La-Loo-Ya Hambone by Joe Hayes
The Harlem Charade by Natasha Tarpley Hello, Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly
How to Avoid Extinction by Paul Acampora





Keith Haring : the Boy Who Just Kept Drawing by Kay A. Haring  Me and Marvin Gardens by Amy Sarig King
Refugee by Alan Gratz 
Slider by Pete Hautman  |  Spirit Hunters by Ellen Oh




Stef Soto, Taco Queen by Jennifer Torres  |  Step Right Up by Donna Janell Bowman
The Unlucky Lottery Winners of Classroom 13 by Matthew J. Gilbert and Honest Lee
  |  Wedgie and Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors