Minnesota Youth Reading Awards

2022 Maud Hart Lovelace (MHL) Award Nominees

Our selection committee is happy to announce the 2020-2021 school year nominees for Division I and Division II of the Maud Hart Lovelace Award. To learn how our committee selects titles, please visit our main MHL page.

Be sure to login at the top-right of this page or join MYRA for goodies and resources about these nominees! If you have any other items you created and are happy to share to other Minnesota educators, please email webadmin@myrahome.org

2022 MHL Division I Nominees

  • The Doughnut Fix, by Jessie Janowitz

  • From the Desk of Zoe Washington by Janae Marks 
  • Indian No More by Charlene Willing McManis and Traci Sorell
  • Max & the Midknights by Lincoln Peirce
  • The Rhino in Right Field by Stacy DeKeyser
  • Saving Winslow by Sharon Creech
  • Blended by Sharon M. Draper
  • Inkling by Kenneth Oppel
  • The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart
  • When Stars are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed


2022 MHL Division II Nominees

  • Boy Bites Bug by Rebecca Petruck
  • Game Changer by Tommy Greenwald
  • It Wasn't Me by Dana Alison Levy
  • The Line Tender by Kate Allen
  • Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga
  • A World Below by Wesley King
  • Blended by Sharon M. Draper
  • Inkling by Kenneth Oppel
  • The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart
  • When Stars are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed


    *Please be advised that an asterisk indicates titles for mature readers. The nominee lists are not intended to be an automatic recommendation of the books. Since selection policies vary, please apply your specific selection criteria to each title and purchase those titles that best meet the needs of your library or school.

    Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software