List of 2014 Semifinalists

123 versus ABC
written and illustrated by Mike Boldt
(Harper)

Are the Dinosaurs Dead, Dad?
written by Julie Middleton
illustrated by Russell Ayto
(Peachtree)

The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot!
written and illustrated by Scott Magoon
(Simon & Schuster)

Bugs in My Hair!
written and illustrated by David Shannon
(Blue Sky Press)

 

Can't Scare Me!
written and illustrated by Ashley Bryan
(Atheneum Books for Young Readers)

 

Chick-O-Saurus Rex
written by Lenore Jennewin
illustrated by Daniel Jennewin
(Simon & Schuster)

 

King for a Day
written by Rukhsana Khan
illustrated by Christiane Kromer
(Lee & Low Books)

 

The King of Little Things
written by Bil Lepp
illustrated by David T. Wenzel
(Peachtree)

 

Lucky Ducklings
written by Eva Moore
illustrated by Nancy Carpenter
(Orchard Books)

 

Nurse Clementine
written and illustrated by Simon James
(Candlewick)

 

The Silver Button
written and illustrated by Bob Graham
(Candlewick)

 

That Is Not a Good Idea!
written and illustrated by Mo Willems
(Balzer + Bray)

 

Tiger in My Soup
written by Kashmira Sheth
illustrated by Jeffrey Ebbeler
(Peachtree)

 

The Tree Lady
written by H. Joseph Hopkins
illustrated by Jill McElmurry
(Beach Lane Books)

 

Warning: Do Not Open This Book!
written by Adam Lehrhaupt
illustrated by Matthew Forsythe
(Simon & Schuster)

 

Whale Shines
written and illustrated by Fiona Robinson
(Abrams)