Nomination: In My Anaana’s Amautik

Sammurtok, Nadia.  In My Anaana’s Amautik.  Illus. by Lenny Lishchenko.  2020.  24p.  Inhabit Media, $16.95 (9781772272529). PreS-Gr. 1.

Experience the safety, warmth, and comfort of the amautik through the eyes of the child anaana carries inside it.

Nomination: How Women Won the Vote: Alice Paul, Lucy Burns, And Their Big Idea

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Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.  How Women Won the Vote: Alice Paul, Lucy Burns, and Their Big Idea.  Illus. by Ziyou Chen.  2020.  40p.  HarperCollins, $18.99 (9780062841308). Gr.1-Gr. 6.

This is the remarkable story of two women who met in a London prison and went on to become key players in the fight for women’s suffrage.

Nomination: Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning, the First Paleontologist

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Skeers, Linda.  Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning, the First Paleontologist.  Illus. by Marta Álvarez Miguéns.  2020.  40p.  Sourcebooks Explore, $17.99 (9781728209517). PreS-Gr. 3.

Though she was denied entrance into the circles and schools of scientists, Mary Anning became an expert on prehistoric creatures through her own research and discoveries.