Grant students participate in statewide vote for favorite book

Students at Grant Elementary School in Eureka will cast ballots in favor of their favorite books this week as the school participates in California’s Young Reader contest.

Students at Grant Elementary School in Eureka will cast ballots in favor of their favorite books this week as the school participates in California’s Young Reader contest. A colorful voting booth has been set up for the event in the school’s library. Each student will enter the voting booth and vote on a special illustrated ballot.

The five books that are up for nomination include: Loft! by Paul Brett Johnson; Saving Sweetness by Diane Stanley; The Secret Shortcut by Mark Teague; Meanwhile… by Jules Feiffer; and Mama Provi and the Pot of Rice by Sylvia Rosa-Cassanova. All Grant students, Kindergarten through 6th­grade, will be voting for their favorite book this week.

For more information contact Grant School librarian, Dee Dee Kornman, at 441-2552. Grant Elementary School is located at Oak and H Streets in Eureka.