Indian Paintbrush Book Award Book

Indian Paintbrush Book Award Book Lists

Sponsored by the Wyoming Library Association and the Wyoming State Reading Council, the Indian Paintbrush Book Award provides the opportunity for Wyoming youth in grades 4-6 to select a favorite book and honor its author. Its purpose is to help Wyoming students in grades 4-6:
  • Become acquainted with the best contemporary authors.
  • Become aware of the qualities that make a good book.
  • Set a goal to read at least three good books.
  • To honor an author whose books Wyoming students have enjoyed.
For more information, contact the Wyoming Indian Paintbrush Book Award Committee.

2018-2019 Indian Paintbrush Winners

1st Runner-up

2nd Runner-up

Bradley, Kimberly - War That Saved My Life
Korman, Gordon - Restart
Bowling, Dusti - Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus

Past Winners and Nominees by Author or Date

2018-2019 Indian Paintbrush Nominees:

Chmakova, Svetlana - Awkward (Berrybrook Middle School #1)
Connor, Leslie - Truth as Told by Mason Buttle
DiCamillo, Kate - Louisiana's Way Home
Gemeinhart, Dan - Some Kind of Courage
Hahn, Mary Downing - One for Sorrow
Nielsen, Jennifer - Resistance
Reynolds, Jason - Sunny
Rhodes, Jewell Parker - Towers Falling
Shotz, Jennifer Li - Hero
Townsend, Jessica - Nevermoor : the Trials of Morrigan Crow (Nevermoor #1)