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The Cook Prize 2014 Finalists

January 14, 2014

We are pleased to announce the finalists for The Cook Prize for best STEM picture book. Chosen by an expert jury composed of Bank Street School for Children and Graduate School faculty members and distinguished alumni, the finalists are:


Bone by Bone: Comparing Animal Skeletons
by Sara Levine
illustrated by T.S. Spookytooth


The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos
by Deborah Heiligman
illustrated by LeUyen Pham
Roaring Brook


No Monkeys, No Chocolate
by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young
illustrated by Nicole Wong


Toilet: How It Works
by David Macaulay

Don’t forget to register your 3rd/4th grade class to help choose this year’s winner! For more on the criteria, process, history, and past winners, please see The Cook Prize web site.

2 Comments leave one →
  1. January 17, 2014 2:06 am

    I’ve read about “Math” and “Monkeys,” but about “Bones” and “Toilets,” but I will! 😀


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