Create-a-Book Contest

Create-A-Book Contest


2016 Create-a-Book Contest Rules
Illustrated Fictional Book Competition
NEW DEADLINE OF MONDAY, APRIL 4 2016

Who May Enter:

To enter, a student must attend a Wisconsin school and be in grades 3-5 this school year. Books must be entered at the student’s current grade level.

Winning authors at each grade level and their families, teachers, and principals will be sent a special invitation to a Create-a-Book Author’s Celebration at the Oshkosh Public Library on Tuesday, May 3, 2015 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. The 1st place winner at each grade level will have his/her book published on the library’s website.



2015 Create-a-Book Contest Winners

Third Grade Winners

First Place Award/Illustrator
"Adventure of Life"  by Ava
Schalow
Teacher: Ms. Sagen, Oakwood Elementary

Second Place Award:
"Dog Gone Bad" by Angelina Vu
Teacher:  Erron Sagen, Oakwood Elementary

Third Place Award: 
"My Best Friend and I" by Essence Lor
Teacher:  Lori Mangan, Oakwood Elementary

Honorable Mention Awards:  (alphabetical order)
"Unicorn" by Madison Gunckel
Teacher: Ms. Mangan, Oakwood Elementary

"The Friendship of the Five Pirates" by Andrea Miller
Teacher: Tracy Fervert, Washington Elementary

"Lost" by Eva Miller
Teacher:  Connie Paulick, Washington Elementary

"The Search for Amelia Earhart’s Plane" by Ryan Schraa
Teacher:  Lori Mangan, Oakwood Elementary


Fourth Grade Winners

First Place Award: (2nd year in a row)

"Surviving Each Other" by Sofia Kainz
Teacher: Jamie Horn,  ALPS Charter

        Audio Book Credits.

Second Place Award
"Secrets of the Ocean" by Hannah Chung
Teacher: Jamie Horn, ALPS Charter

Third Place Award: 
"Trail Tale" by Jade Laibly
Teacher: Troy Schlegel, Oakwood Elementary

Honorable Mention Awards:  (alphabetical order)

"Mind Control Cat" by Jasmine Greuel
Teacher: Jamie Horn, ALPS Charter Elementary

"Paying the Price" by Anna Meunier
Teacher: Chris Peters, Winneconne Elementary

"Summer Flower" by Cora Schaefer
Teacher: Patrick Amel, Carl Traeger Elementary

"Cindy’s Red Carpet Run" by Angelina Wang
Teacher:  Jamie Horn, ALPS Charter School

"Gold Spies" by Katelyn Workman
Teacher:  Patrick Amel, Carl Traeger Elementary

Illustrator Award:  (This author also  received an Honorable Mention award for a great story and has shown wonderful illustrator abilities too!)

"Paying the Price" by Anna Meunier
Teacher: Chris Peters, Winneconne Elementary


Fifth Grade Winners

First Place Award: (2nd year in a row)
"The Magnolia Summer" by Ariana Hauck
Teacher: Brian Megale, Oakwood Elementary

Audiobook credits.

 

Second Place Award:
"Best Shrubs Forever" by Allison Kelley
Teacher: Erin Heinemann,Oakwood Elementary

Third Place Award: 
"Split Up"  by Megan Augustine
Teacher:  Amber Tritt, Oakwood  Elementary

Honorable Mention Awards:  (alphabetical order)

"Tommy the Turtle Finds a Rainbow" by Lauren Braun
Teacher: Marlo Osmond, Franklin Elementary

"More" by Trinity Funnell
Teacher:  Caroline Tauscher, Oakwood Elementary

"The Magic Book" by Grace Gehrke
Teacher: Marlo Osmond, Franklin Elementary

"The Tapping Penguin" by Lyndsey Herlache
Teacher: Erin Heinemann, Oakwood Elementary

"Men of the Moon" by Simone LaBillois-Steffens
Teacher:  Tracy Nyman, Carl Traeger Elementary

"The Unforgettable Journey" by Paris Jade Stevens
Teacher:  Erin Heinemann, Oakwood Elementary

"The Adventures of Alaska, The ARtic PUffin Alaska Meets Black Beard" by Hunter Willis 
Teacher:  Erin Heinemann, Oakwood Elementary

Illustrator Award:
"More" by Trinity Funnell
Teacher:  Caroline Tauscher, Oakwood Elementary

"The Magnolia Summer" by Ariana Hauck
Teacher:  Brian Megale, Oakwood Elementary

Contest presented by Oshkosh Public Library and Fox Valley Reading Council

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