Here's Maud, welcoming us to her party. She told us about life in Mankato in the early 1900s, and invited kids to help her tell a story.
Here he is again, driving with Mrs. Saulpaugh and Maud's friend, Midge, who got the first ride. Maud says, "Wave, everyone!"
And now, the winners! For Division I, grades 3-5:
Third Place: Guinea Dog by Patrick Jennings!
First Place: Belly Up by Stuart Gibbs!
For Division II, grades 6-8:
Third Place: The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen!
Second Place: Cinder by Marissa Meyer!
First Place: Breathing Room by Marsha Hayles!
And here's a sneak peak at the new nominees. (You can see a list of them all on the Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award website.)