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Best Children’s Texas History Books

Check out the June Franklin Naylor Award for the Best Book for Children on Texas history.   It is given to the author/illustrator of the most distinguished book for children and young adults (grades K-12) that accurately portrays the history of Texas, whether fiction or nonfiction.   The annual award is sponsored by the Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library.  Past winners include The Crimson Cap by Ellen Howard and Buffalo Music, written by Tracey E. Fern and illustrated by Lauren Castillo.