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Ladybug Picture Book Award 2016: Ladybug Picture Book Award 2016

2016 Award Nominees

These ten picture books have been nominated for this years award.

My Blue is Happy by Jessica Young

NH Ladybug Picture Book Award Information



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In 1977, the legislature voted the ladybug, also know as the ladybird or the lady beetle, as New Hampshire’s official state insect.

2015 Award Winner!

The winner of the 2015 New Hampshire Ladybug Picture Book Award 

The Day the Crayones Quit

by Drew Daywalt


The Day the Crayons Quit received 8,769 votes of 22,845 votes cast by New Hampshire children in grades K-3.  Salem children also chose The Day the Crayons Quit as their favorite!