Time is running out to nominate your favorites for the Cybils!

You only have until October 15 to nominate one book from each award category. And there are still lots of great books that I know I would love to see nominated.

Below, in no particular order, is a list of all of the books I’d love to see nominated for the 2012 Cybils. All you have to do is register for the Cybils database, pick one from each category and submit it! The Cybils blog also has some links to lists that need more nominations as well as ideas for what to nominate.

Remember, for a book to be eligible it has to have been released between Oct. 16, 2011 and Oct. 15, 2012

(Full disclosure: I should also remind everyone that I will be serving as a Round 2 Judge in the Teen Science Fiction and Fantasy category meaning that once the Round 1 panel announces the shortlist I’ll work with my fellow judges to select the winner.)

Picture Books

The Chandeliers by Vincent X. Kirsch

Bad Apple: A Tale of Friendship by Edward Hemingway

Infinity and Me by Kate Hosford and Gabi Swiatkowska

Boot and Shoe by Marla Frazee

The Monster’s Monster by Patrick McDonnell

Pluto Visits Earth by Steve Metzger

Dog Gone by Leeza Hernandez

Boy and Bot by Ame Dyckman and Dan Yaccarino

Because Amelia Smiled by David Ezra Stein (My nomination!)

The Obstinate Pen by Frank Dormer

Tallulah’s Solo by Marilyn Singer and Alexandra Boiger

YA Fiction

Because It Is My Blood by Gabrielle Zevin (Not sure if this one qualifies as SFF or Fiction)

Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley(My nomination!)

The Wicked and the Just by J. Anderson Coats

Slide by Jill Hathaway

The Butterfly Clues by Kate Ellison

Virtuosity by Jessica Martinez

Keep Holding On by Susane Colasanti

Take a Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg

Burn for Burn by Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian

The Book of Blood and Shadow by Robin Wasserman

Middle Grade Science Fiction and Fantasy Nominated!

The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom by Christopher Healey

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