Caudill Book Award - 2009 Nominees:

Cornelia and the Audacious Escapades of the Somerset Sisters by Lesley M.M. Blume
Blood on the River: James Town 1607 by Elisa Carbone
shug by Jenny Han
Penny from Heaven by Jennifer L. Holm
Alabama Moon by Watt Key
The Green Glass Sea by Ellen Klages
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson
Black Duck by Janet Taylor Lisle
Rules by Cynthia Lord
Gossamer by Lois Lowry
Heat by Mike Lupica
Oh, Rats!: The Story of Rats and People by Albert Marrin
Project Mulberry by Linda Sue Park
Wolf Brother by Michelle Paver
Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
A Drowned Maiden's Hair: A Melodrama by Laura Amy Schlitz
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
Letters From Wolfie by Patti Sherlock
Black Storm Comin' by Diane Lee Wilson