The Heaven Shop by Deborah Ellis. Honor Book for Older Children, 2005.
Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing by James Rumford.
Henry and the Kite Dragon by Bruce Hall. Illustrations by William Low.
Illustrated by William Low
Hot Day on Abbott Avenue by Karen English. Illustrated by Javaka Steptoe.
With Courage and Cloth: Winning the Fight for a Woman’s Right to Vote by Ann Bausum. Winner for Older Children, 2005.
Illustrated by Historic photographs
Selavi, That is Life: A Haitian Story of Hope by Youme Landowne. Winner for Younger Children, 2005.
Illustrated by Youme Landowne