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Maud Hart Lovelace Award

Maud Hart Lovelace 2023-2024


The Maud Hart Lovelace Award is a Minnesota student choice award.  Students in grades 4-5 who read three or more of the 10 nominated books are eligible to vote for the winner in the spring.  For additional information about MHL, please visit their website.  

Here is the list of books nominated for the 2023-2024 school year.  The Meadowvale Media Center will have multiple copies of these titles, but they may also be found in our public library.

Division I 

    • Ahmed Aziz's Epic Year by Nina Hamza

    • Efrén Divided by Ernesto Cisneros  

    • The Great Pet Heist by Emily Ecton; illustrated by Dave Mottram

    • J.D. and the Great Barber Battle by J. Dillard; illustrated by Akeem S. Roberts

    • Maizy Chen's Last Chance by Lisa Yee

    • A Place to Hang the Moon by Kate Albus 

    • The Smartest Kid in the Universe by Chris Grabenstein

    • Twins by Varian Johnson; illustrated by Shannon Wright

    • When Life Gives You Lemons, Make Peach Pie by Erin Downing 

    • Winterborne Home for Vengeance and Valor by Ally Carter 

2022-2023 School Year Winners: