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.

2016-2017 Indian Paintbrush Winners

1st Runner-up
2nd Runner-up
Nielsen, Jennifer A. - Night Divided
Bell, Cece - El Deafo
Lawrence, Iain - Skeleton Tree

Past Winners and Nominees by Author or Date

2017-2018 Indian Paintbrush Nominees

Alexander, Kwame - Crossover
Avi - Old Wolf
Beasley, Cassie - Circus Mirandus
DiCamillo, Kate - Raymie Nightingale
Grabenstein, Chris - Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's Library
Jamieson, Victoria - Roller Girl
O'Connor, Barbara - Wish
Pennypacker, Sara - Pax
Steveson, Nanci Turner - Swing Sideways
Tyre, Lisa Lewis - Last in a Long Line of Rebels