2024 SIBERT

2024 ROBERT F. SIBERT INFORMATIONAL BOOK AWARD
WINNER AND HONOR BOOKS . . .
The Robert F. Sibert Award honors the authors of the most distinguished informational book for children.

“The Mona Lisa Vanishes: A Legendary Painter, a Shocking Heist, and the Birth of a Global Celebrity,” written by Nicholas Day and illustrated by Brett Helquist, is the 2024 Sibert Award winner. The book is published by Random House Studio, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books, a division of Penguin Random House.

Four Sibert Honor Books were named: “The Book of Turtles,” written by Sy Montgomery, illustrated by Matt Patterson and published by Clarion Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers; “Holding Her Own: The Exceptional Life of Jackie Ormes,” written by Traci N. Todd, illustrated by Shannon Wright and published by Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.; “Jumper: A Day in the Life of the Backyard Jumping Spider,” written and illustrated by Jessica Lanan and published by: Roaring Brook Press, a division of Holtzbrinck Publishing; “Shipwrecked!: Diving for Hidden Time Capsules on the Ocean Floor,” written by Martin W. Sandler and published by Astra Young Readers, an imprint of Astra Books for Young Readers, a division of Astra Publishing House.

The Mona Lisa Vanishes: A Legendary Painter, a Shocking Heist, and the Birth of a Global Celebrity By Nicholas Day, Brett Helquist (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nicholas Day, Brett Helquist (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780593643846
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Random House Studio - September 5th, 2023

The Book of Turtles By Sy Montgomery, Matt Patterson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Matt Patterson (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780358458074
Availability: Not in Store - Usually Ships in 2-7 Days from Warehouse
Published: Clarion Books - May 2nd, 2023

Holding Her Own: The Exceptional Life of Jackie Ormes By Traci N. Todd, Shannon Wright (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Traci N. Todd, Shannon Wright (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781338305906
Availability: Backordered; Unknown Availability Date
Published: Orchard Books - January 3rd, 2023

Jumper: A Day in the Life of a Backyard Jumping Spider By Jessica Lanan, Jessica Lanan (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jessica Lanan, Jessica Lanan (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250810366
Availability: Not in Store - Usually Ships in 2-7 Days from Warehouse
Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 11th, 2023

Shipwrecked!: Diving for Hidden Time Capsules on the Ocean Floor By Martin W. Sandler Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781662602047
Availability: Not in Store - Usually Ships in 2-7 Days from Warehouse
Published: Astra Young Readers - October 31st, 2023