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Children's Literature: Award Book Resources: Schneider Book Award

Welcome! This guide features information about award books located the library's juvenile collection.

Schneider Award Books in the Library

Schneider Family Book award winners are part of the juvenile circulating collection located on the second floor of Ashland University Library. These titles are part of the regular collection and shelved using Library of Congress call number classification. 

Looking at the library catalog? A Schneider Family Book Award note is included with winning titles in the library catalog. Learn more about the Schneider Family Book Award using the links below.

Schneider Family Book Award Winners

 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
2004 Looking Out for Sarah Lang, Glenna
2005 My Pal Victor Bertrand, Diane Gonzales PZ7.B46357 My 2004
2006 Dad, Jackie, and Me Uhlberg, Myron PZ7.U3257 Dad 2005
2007 The Deaf Musicians Seeger, Pete PZ7.S4515 Dea 2006
2008 Kami and the Yaks Stryer, Amanda Stenn PZ7.S9278 Kam 2007
2009 Piano Starts Here: Young Art Tatum Parker, Robert Andrew ML3930 .T2 P37 2008
2010 Django Christensen, Bonnie ML3930 .R33 C57 2009
2011 The Pirate of Kindergarten Lyon, George Ella PZ7.L9954 Pi 2010
2012 Wonderstruck Selznick, Brian PZ7.S4654 Won 2011
2013 Back to Front and Upside Down Alexander, Claire PZ7.A37666 Bac 2012
2014 A Splash of Red Bryant, Jen ND237.P65 B79 2013
2015 A Boy and a Jaguar Rabinowitz, Alan QL83.R33 2014
2016 Emmanuel's Dream Thompson, Laurie Ann HV3013.Y43 T56 2015
2017 Six Dots: A Story of Young
Louis Braille
Bryant, Jen HV1624.B65 B79 2016
2018 Silent Days, Silent Dreams Say, Allen PZ7.S2744 Sk 2017
2019 Rescue & Jessica: A Life Changing Friendship Kensky, Jessica PZ7.K5087 Res 2018
2020 Just Ask! Be Different, Be Brave, Be You    
 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
2004 A Mango Shaped Space Maxx, Wendy PZ7.M42355 Man 2003
2005 My Thirteenth Winter: A Memoir Abeel, Samantha RJ496.A25 A244 2003
2006 Tending to Grace Fusco, Kimberly PZ7.F96666 Te 2004
2007 Rules Lord, Cynthia PZ7.L87734 Rul 2006
2008 Hurt Go Happy Rorby, Ginny PZ7.R69 Hu 2006
2009 Waiting for Normal Connor, Leslie PZ7.C7644 Wai 2008
2010 Anything But Typical Baskin, Nora Raleigh PZ7.B2923 Any 2009
2011 After Ever After Sonnenblick, Jordan PZ7.S6986 Aft 2010
2012 Close to Famous Bauer, Joan PZ7.B32615 Cl 2011
2013 A Dog Called Homeless Lean, Sarah PZ7.L46333 Dog 2012
2014 Handbook For Dragon Slayers Haskell, Merrie PZ7.H2563 Han 2013
2015 Rain Reign Martin, Ann M. PZ7.M3567585 Rai 2014
2016 Fish in a Tree Bradley, Kimberly Brubaker PZ7.H9159 Fi 2015
2017 As Brave as You Reynolds, Jason PZ7.R33593 As 2016
2018 Macy McMillan and the Rainbow
Green, Shari PZ7.5 .G74 Mac 2017
2019 The Truth as told by Mason Buttle Connor, Leslie PZ7.C76642 Tru 2018
2020 Song for a Whale Kelly, Lynne  
 Year  Title  Author  Call Number
2004 Things Not Seen Clements, Andrew PZ7.C59118 Tgm 2002
2005 Becoming Naomi Leon Ryan, Pam Munoz PZ7.R9533 Be 2004
2006 Under the Wolf, Under the Dog Rapp, Adam PZ7.R18133 Un 2004
2007 Small Steps Sachar, Louis PZ7.S1185 Sma 2006
2008 Reaching for Sun Zimmer, Tracie Vaughn PZ7..5.Z56 Re 2007
2009 Jerk, California Friesen, Jonathan
2010 Marcelo in the Real World Stork, Francisco X. PZ7.S8844 Mar 2009
2011 Five Flavors of Dumb John, Antony
2012 The Running Dream Van Draanen, Wendelin
2013 Somebody Please Tell Me Who I Am Mazer, Harry PZ7.M47397
2014 Rose Under Fire Wein, Elizabeth PZ7.W4358 ro 2013
2015 Girls Like Us Giles, Gail PZ7.G3923 Gi 2014
2016 The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B Toten, Teresa PZ7.T6232 Unl 2015
2017 When We Collided Lord, Emery PZ7.L87738 Wh 2016
2018 You're Welcome, Universe Gardner, Whitney PZ7.G179338 Yo 2017
2019 Anger is a Gift Oshiro, Mark PZ7.O845 An 2018
2020 Cursed Silverstein, Karol Ruth  

Schnieder Book Award

The Schneider Family Book Award

From Book Award Page:

"The Schneider Family Book Award will be given annually in each of the following categories: birth through grade school (age 0-10), middle school (age 11-13) and teens (age 13-18). The book must emphasize the artistic expression of the disability experience for children and or adolescent audiences. The book must portray some aspect of living with a disability or that of a friend or family member, whether the disability is physical, mental or emotional.This award is given out on an annual basis."

Schneider Book Award: Recent Winners