Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award

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The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE), the Arkansas State Library, and the Arkansas Literacy Association are pleased to announce the annual selection process for the Arkansas Diamond Primary mostra'n més Book Award.

Titles are selected by the reading committee per established guidelines. Anyone interested in serving on the reading committee can contact Ruth Hyatt at for more information.

The Arkansas Diamond Award winner is selected by an annual vote. Children in Grades K-3 must have read at least three of the titles from the annual reading list and may vote for one title. Student voting takes place in May each year.


The Diamond Primary Book Award winner is selected in May by students in kindergarten, first, second, and third grades. Cassandra Barnett of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education will send out ballot collection forms to all schools in early May. The voting window will last one week. If you need to be added to her distribution list, please email Cassandra at
mostra'n menys
Tots, Winner (25), Honor (25), Third Place (5), Nominee (293)
Tots, 2024 (12), 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2021 (11), 2020 (13), 2019 (16), 2018 (13), 2017 (14), 2016 (11), 2015 (13), 2014 (13), 2013 (12), 2012 (14), 2011 (12), 2010 (11), 2009 (14), 2008 (10), 2007 (13), 2006 (12), 2005 (11), 2004 (10), 2003 (12), 2002 (11), 2001 (16), 2000 (15), 1999 (18)

Winner 25

Honor 25

Third Place 5

Nominee 293

Time for Bed, Old House de Janet Costa Bates2024
Survivor Tree de Marcie Colleen2024
I Can Help de Reem Faruqi2024
Don't Hug Doug (He Doesn't Like It) de Carrie Finison2024
Poultrygeist de Eric Geron2024
Change Sings: A Children's Anthem de Amanda Gorman2024
Norman Didn't Do It!: (Yes, He Did) de Ryan T. Higgins2024
When Langston Dances de Kaija Langley2024
Outside, Inside de LeUyen Pham2024
Except Antarctica de Todd Sturgell2024
Mel Fell de Corey R. Tabor2024
All We Need de Kathy Wolff2024
The Couch Potato (The Food Group) de Jory John2023
All the Way to the Top: How One Girl's Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything de Annette Bay Pimentel2023
Kaia and the Bees de Maribeth Boelts2023
Lizzie Demands a Seat!: Elizabeth Jennings Fights for Streetcar Rights de Beth Anderson2023
On Wings of Words: The Extraordinary Life of Emily Dickinson de Jennifer Berne2023
Overground Railroad de Lesa Cline-Ransome2023
Swashby and the Sea de Beth Ferry2023
The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read de Rita Lorraine Hubbard2023
Sticks and Stones de Patricia Polacco2023
A New Green Day de Antoinette Portis2023
The Very Impatient Caterpillar de Ross Burach2022
The Great Indoors de Julie Falatko2022
A Computer Called Katherine: How Katherine Johnson Helped Put America on the Moon de Suzanne Slade2022
A Friend for Henry de Jenn Bailey2022
Fearless Mary: Mary Fields, American Stagecoach Driver de Tami Charles2022
Going Down Home with Daddy de Kelly Starling Lyons2022
A Scarf for Keiko de Ann Malaspina2022
Anya's Secret Society de Yevgenia Nayberg2022
Gittel's Journey: An Ellis Island Story de Lesléa Newman2022
My Papi Has a Motorcycle de Isabel Quintero2022
There's a Dinosaur on the 13th Floor de Wade Bradford2021
Doll-E 1.0 de Shanda McCloskey2021
The Rough Patch de Brian Lies2021
The United States v. Jackie Robinson de Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen2021
The Hugely-Wugely Spider de Ethan T. Berlin2021
Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code: A Navajo Code Talker's Story de Joseph Bruchac2021
Sisters and Champions: The True Story of Venus and Serena Williams de Howard Bryant2021
Giraffe Problems de Jory John2021
Goldfish on Vacation de Sally Lloyd-Jones2021
Wordy Birdy de Tammi Sauer2021
Dear Substitute de Liz Garton Scanlon2021
Creepy Pair of Underwear! de Aaron Reynolds2020
The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors de Drew Daywalt2020
Please Please the Bees de Gerald Kelley2020
Where's Rodney? de Carmen Bogan2020
Dad and the Dinosaur de Gennifer Choldenko2020
Before She Was Harriet de Lesa Cline-Ransome2020
There Might Be Lobsters de Carolyn Crimi2020
Great, Now We've Got Barbarians! de Jason Carter Eaton2020
The Boy and the Whale de Mordicai Gerstein2020
Pocket Full of Colors: The Magical World of Mary Blair, Disney Artist Extraordinaire de Amy Guglielmo2020
My Awesome Summer by P. Mantis de Paul Meisel2020
Remembering Vera de Patricia Polacco2020
After the Fall (How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again) de Dan Santat2020
Madeline Finn and the Library Dog de Lisa Papp2019
Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions de Chris Barton2019
The Quickest Kid in Clarksville de Pat Zietlow Miller2019
Bloom de Doreen Cronin2019
A Hat for Mrs. Goldman: A Story About Knitting and Love de Michelle Edwards2019
Steamboat School de Deborah Hopkinson2019
Flying Frogs and Walking Fish: Leaping Lemurs, Tumbling Toads, Jet-Propelled Jellyfish, and More Surprising Ways That Animals Move de Steve Jenkins2019
Antsy Ansel : Ansel Adams, a Life in Nature de Cindy Jenson-Elliott2019
More-igami de Dori Kleber2019
The Bell in the Bridge de Ted Kooser2019
Clara: The (Mostly) True Story of the Rhinoceros Who Dazzled Kings, Inspired Artists, and Won the Hearts of Everyone . . . While She Ate Her Way Up and Down a Continent! de Emily Arnold McCully2019
The Mermaid's Purse de Patricia Polacco2019
Sound of All Things, The de Myron Uhlberg2019
The Water Princess de Susan Verde2019
The Kid from Diamond Street: The Extraordinary Story of Baseball Legend Edith Houghton de Audrey Vernick2019
A Piece of Home de Jeri Watts2019
The Bear Ate Your Sandwich de Julia Sarcone-Roach2018
Ragweed's Farm Dog Handbook de Anne Vittur Kennedy2018
Trombone Shorty de Trombone Shorty2018
Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box de Michael S. Bandy2018
Freedom's School de Lesa Cline-Ransome2018
Rufus Goes to Sea de Kim T. Griswell2018
I Will Never Get a Star on Mrs. Benson's Blackboard de Jennifer K. Mann2018
Toad Weather de Sandra Markle2018
Queen of the Diamond: The Lizzie Murphy Story de Emily Arnold McCully2018
Mahalia Jackson: Walking with Kings and Queens de Nina Nolan2018
One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia de Miranda Paul2018
Oskar and the Eight Blessings de Tanya Simon2018
Mama Seeton's Whistle de Jerry Spinelli2018
Ivan: The Remarkable True Story of the Shopping Mall Gorilla de Katherine Applegate2017
My Teacher Is a Monster! (No, I Am Not.) de Peter Brown2017
My Grandfather's Coat de Jim Aylesworth2017
Elizabeth, Queen of the Seas de Lynne Cox2017
Where's Mommy? de Beverly Donofrio2017
Catch That Cookie! de Hallie Durand2017
Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch de Anne Isaacs2017
Sequoia de Tony Johnston2017
Beauty and the Beast de H. Chuku Lee2017
Poor Doreen: A Fishy Tale de Sally Lloyd-Jones2017
I Wanna Go Home de Karen Kaufman Orloff2017
Fiona's Lace de Patricia Polacco2017
Blizzard de John Rocco2017
Albie's First Word: A Tale Inspired by Albert Einstein's Childhood de Jacqueline Tourville2017
The Day the Crayons Quit de Drew Daywalt2016
The Very Inappropriate Word de Jim Tobin2016
The Fort That Jack Built de Boni Ashburn2016
No Pirates Allowed Said Library Lou de Rhonda Gowler Greene2016
Lottie Paris and the Best Place de Angela Johnson2016
My Lucky Birthday de Keiko Kasza2016
Otis and the Puppy de Loren Long2016
Miss Moore Thought Otherwise: How Anne Carroll Moore Created Libraries for Children de Jan Pinborough2016
The Blessing Cup de Patricia Polacco2016
The Favorite Daughter de Allen Say2016
Becoming Babe Ruth de Matt Tavares2016
Extra Yarn de Mac Barnett2015
One Cool Friend de Toni Buzzeo2015
Just as Good: How Larry Doby Changed America's Game de Chris Crowe2015
Lost and Found de Bill Harley2015
A Boy Called Dickens de Deborah Hopkinson2015
Tea Cakes for Tosh de Kelly Starling Lyons2015
The Art of Miss Chew de Patricia Polacco2015
Helen's Big World: The Life of Helen Keller de Doreen Rappaport2015
There Goes Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived de Matt Tavares2015
Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs de Mo Willems2015
Each Kindness de Jacqueline Woodson2015
The Day Dirk Yeller Came to Town de Mary Casanova2014
The Lost and Found Pony de Tracy Dockray2014
The Quite Contrary Man: A True American Tale de Patricia Rusch Hyatt2014
Waddles de David McPhail2014
Hatch! de Roxie Munro2014
Bun Bun Button de Patricia Polacco2014
Belle, The Last Mule at Gee's Bend: A Civil Rights Story de Calvin Alexander Ramsey2014
Blackout de John Rocco2014
The Carpenter's Gift: A Christmas Tale about the Rockefeller Center Tree de David Rubel2014
The Christmas Coat: Memories of My Sioux Childhood de Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve2014
Balloons Over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade de Melissa Sweet2014
The Hallelujah Flight de Phil Bildner2013
The 3 Little Dassies de Jan Brett2013
Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave de Laban Carrick Hill2013
Stand Straight, Ella Kate de Kate Klise2013
Polar Bears de Mark Newman2013
I Wanna New Room de Karen Kaufman Orloff2013
Back of the Bus de Aaron Reynolds2013
Ben and the Emancipation Proclamation de Pat Sherman2013
A Place Where Hurricanes Happen de Renée Watson2013
Pecan Pie Baby de Jacqueline Woodson2013
The Mitten de Jim Aylesworth2012
Strega Nona’s Harvest de Tomie dePaola2012
Chicken Little de Rebecca Emberley2012
Yonderfel's Castle: A Medieval Fable de Jean Gralley2012
Tsunami! de Kimiko Kajikawa2012
Chicken Soup de Jean Van Leeuwen2012
Crow Call de Lois Lowry2012
Lousy Rotten Stinkin' Grapes de Margie Palatini2012
Eleanor, Quiet No More de Doreen Rappaport2012
Silly Tilly de Eileen Spinelli2012
Duck and Cover de Jackie Urbanovic2012
My Name Is Sangoel de Karen Lynn Williams2012
Frogs de Nic Bishop2011
Thump, Quack, Moo: A Whacky Adventure de Doreen Cronin2011
The Wolves Are Back de Jean Craighead George2011
SENYORA DELS LLLIBRES de Heather Henson2011
Spuds de Karen Hesse2011
Abe Lincoln Crosses a Creek: A Tall, Thin Tale (Introducing His Forgotten Frontier Friend) de Deborah Hopkinson2011
How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly? de Robin Page2011
Houdini the Amazing Caterpillar de Janet Pedersen2011
Trout Are Made of Trees de April Pulley Sayre2011
Duck Soup de Jackie Urbanovic2011
The Three Snow Bears de Jan Brett2010
The Pink Refrigerator de Tim Egan2010
The Chicken-Chasing Queen of Lamar County de Janice N. Harrington2010
Papa and the Pioneer Quilt de Jean Van Leeuwen2010
Henry's Freedom Box de Ellen Levine2010
How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin? de Margaret McNamara2010
The Orange Shoes de Trinka Hakes Noble2010
Where in the Wild?: Camouflaged Creatures Concealed... and Revealed de David M. Schwartz2010
Hair for Mama de Kelly Tinkham2010
Now & Ben: The Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin de Gene Barretta2009
My Mom's Wedding de Eve Bunting2009
Pop's Bridge de Eve Bunting2009
One Potato, Two Potato de Cynthia DeFelice2009
Lilly's Big Day de Kevin Henkes2009
Sky Boys de Deborah Hopkinson2009
Marvelous Mattie: How Margaret E. Knight Became an Inventor de Emily Arnold McCully2009
Watermelon Wishes de Lisa Moser2009
Night Boat to Freedom de Margot Theis Raven2009
George Crum and the Saratoga Chip de Gaylia Taylor2009
Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship and Freedom de Tim Tingle2009
Brothers de Yin2009
Grandmama's Pride de Becky Birtha2008
Because Your Daddy Loves You de Andrew Clements2008
Diary of a Spider de Doreen Cronin2008
Saving Strawberry Farm de Deborah Hopkinson2008
Nora's Ark de Natalie Kinsey-Warnock2008
Searching for Oliver K. Woodman de Darcy Pattison2008
The Patchwork Path: A Quilt Map to Freedom de Bettye Stroud2008
Dad, Jackie, and Me de Myron Uhlberg2008
Pindulí de Janell Cannon2007
Jump!: From the Life of Michael Jordan de Floyd Cooper2007
Duck for President de Doreen Cronin2007
The Big Trip de Valeri Gorbachev2007
Photographer Mole de Dennis Haseley2007
Apples to Oregon: Being the (Slightly) True Narrative of How a Brave Pioneer Father Brought Apples, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Grapes, and Cherries (and Children) across the Plains de Deborah Hopkinson2007
A Packet of Seeds de Deborah Hopkinson2007
Blueberries for the Queen de Katherine Paterson2007
John Philip Duck de Patricia Polacco2007
Why Epossumondas Has No Hair on His Tail de Coleen Salley2007
Hachiko: The True Story of a Loyal Dog de Pamela S. Turner2007
The Best Kind of Gift de Kathi Appelt2006
No Place for a Pig de Suzanne Bloom2006
Mr. Basset Plays de Dominic Catalano2006
Diary of a Worm de Doreen Cronin2006
Boxes for Katje de Candace Fleming2006
Mystic Horse de Paul Goble2006
Sherman Crunchley de Laura Numeroff2006
The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman de Darcy Pattison2006
Punctuation Takes a Vacation de Robin Pulver2006
Old Cricket de Lisa Wheeler2006
The Princess and the Pizza de Mary Jane Auch2005
Goose's Story de Cari Best2005
Daisy Comes Home de Jan Brett2005
The Littlest Wolf de Larry Dane Brimner2005
I.Q. Goes to School de Mary Ann Fraser2005
The Teddy Bear de David McPhail2005
Bob de Tracey Campbell Pearson2005
Wanda's Monster de Eileen Spinelli2005
Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters from Obedience School de Mark Teague2005
Emily's art de Peter Catalanotto2004
The Name Jar de Yangsook Choi2004
A Fine, Fine School de Sharon Creech2004
Miss Renee's Mice de Elizabeth Stokes Hoffman2004
The Mightiest de Keiko Kasza2004
Goin' Someplace Special de Patricia C. Mckissack2004
The Stray Dog de Marc Simont2004
Sophie's Masterpiece: A Spider's Tale de Eileen Spinelli2004
Dancing in the Wings de Debbie Allen2003
Rose Red and the Bear Prince de Dan Andreasen2003
If Nathan Were Here de Mary Bahr2003
Hedgie's Surprise de Jan Brett2003
The Memory String de Eve Bunting2003
Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type de Doreen Cronin2003
First Day Jitters de Julie Danneberg2003
Grandpa's Corner Store de Dyanne Disalvo-ryan2003
Hog Music de M. C. Helldorfer2003
My Two Grandmothers de Effin Older2003
Full Belly Bowl de Jim Aylesworth2002
Mr. Tanen's Ties de Maryann Cocca-Leffler2002
Mama and Me and the Model T de Faye Gibbons2002
Erandi's Braids de Antonio Hernandez Madrigal2002
Auntie Claus de Elise Primavera2002
The Night Iguana Left Home de DK2002
Axle Annie de Robin Pulver2002
Raising Sweetness de Diane Stanley2002
Cook-a-Doodle-Doo de Janet Stevens2002
Marianthe's Story: Painted Words and Spoken Memories de Aliki2001
The Pumpkin Runner de Marsha Diane Arnold2001
The Crane Wife de Odds Bodkin2001
Tale of a Tail de Judit Z. Bodnar2001
It's going to be perfect de Nancy Carlson2001
The Mightiest Heart de Lynn Cullen2001
Honk!: The Story of a Prima Swanerina de Pamela Duncan Edwards2001
The Golden Sandal: A Middle Eastern Cinderella Story de Rebecca Hickox2001
A Christmas Tree in the White House de Gary Hines2001
Moses Goes to a Concert de Isaac Millman2001
The Giant Carrot de Jan Peck2001
Aunt Nancy and Cousin Lazybones de Phyllis Root2001
Yoko de Rosemary Wells2001
Something Beautiful de Sharon Dennis Wyeth2001
Emma and the Night Dogs de Susan Bivin Aller2000
The Hat de Jan Brett2000
Moonlight Kite de Helen E. Buckley2000
The Borrowed Hanukkah Latkes de Linda Glaser2000
The True Tale of Johnny Appleseed de Margaret Hodges2000
Tundra Mouse: A Storyknife Tale de Megan McDonald2000
Little Oh de Laura Krauss Melmed2000
Miz Fannie Mae's Fine New Easter Hat de Melissa Milich2000
Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella de Alan Schroeder2000
Rumpelstiltskin's Daughter de Diane Stanley2000
The Gardener de Sarah Stewart2000
Mailing May de Michael O. Tunnell2000
Rapunzel de Paul O. Zelinsky2000
Secret Place de Eve Bunting1999
Train to Somewhere de Eve Bunting1999
The Bat in the Boot de Annie Cannon1999
Temple Cat de Andrew Clements1999
Livingstone Mouse de Pamela Duncan Edwards1999
The Wolfhound de Kristine Franklin1999
Leah's Pony de Elizabeth Friedrich1999
Mountain Wedding de Faye Gibbons1999
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse de Kevin Henkes1999
Lunch Bunnies de Kathryn Lasky1999
The Dream Jar de Bonnie Pryor1999
One Christmas Dawn de Candice F. Ransom1999
Old Winter de Judith Benet Richardson1999
The Long, Long Letter de Elizabeth Spurr1999
The Garden of Happiness de Erika Tamar1999
Too Many Pumpkins de Linda White1999


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