Tassy Walden Awards Announcement
2022

Picture Book Text

Winner

Elizabeth Donnelly - Stacking Stones

Honorable Mention

Sherry Peterson - Is There Something In My Teeth?

Finalists

Katherine Donohue  - Monsters Say What

Kristina Giliberto - The Horse Listener

Claudia Lebel - Night Blooms 

Rachel Shupin - There Are No Bad Guys In This Book

Illustrated picture book writer-illustrator

Finalist
Jillian Aurigemma - Rylee Finds A Family 

No Winner or Honor Named
 

Middle Grade Novel

Winner

Michele Manning - Nooks and Crannies

Honorable Mention

Ginger Merante  - Lore

Finalists

Jeanne Davies - Cast Away
Deb DiTomaso - Gram Ridder

Jane Pronsky-Brothers - Brooke Skyler & The Quest For Mysterium

Lisa Yelon - Cook Me A Winner

Young adult novel

Winner
Paige Classey Przybylski - Inheritance

Honorable Mention

Debbie McGinley - The Surge 

Finalist

Kelly Kandra Hughes - The Happiest Dog On The Internet

 

      

Illustrator Portfolio
 

Winner
Ann Marie Drury

Finalist

Marcus Fort