1. Angel Child, Dragon Child by Michele Maria Surat, illus. by Vo-Dinh Mai (K-Grade 3)
  2. The Blessing Cup by Patricia Polacco (K-Grade 4)
  3. Brothers in Hope: The Story of the Lost Boys of Sudan by Mary Williams, illus. by R. Gregory Christie (Grade 1-5)
  4. Colour of Home by Mary Hoffman (PreK-Grade 2)
  5. Dia’s Story Cloth by Dia Cha, illus. by Chiie Tao Cha & Nhia Tao Cha (Grade 3-5)
  6. Four Feet, Two Sandals by Karen Lynn Williams, illus. by Khadra Mohammed (Grade 1-5)
  7. How I Learned Geography by Uri Shulevitz (Grade 2-5)
  8. How Many Days Until America: A Thanksgiving Story by Eve Bunting (PreK-Grade 3)
  9. I Will Come Back For You: A Family Hiding During World War II by Marisabina Russo (K-Grade 3)
  10. Journey Home by Lawrence Mckay, Jr., illus. by Dom & Kuenner Lee (Grade 1-4)
  11. Most Loved in All the World by Tonya Cherie Hegamin, illus. by Cozi Cabrera (PreK-Grade 3)
  12. My Name is Sangoel by Karen Williams & Khadra Mohammed, illus. by Catherine Stock (Grade 1-3)
  13. My Two Blankets by Irena Kobald, illus. by Freya Blackwood (Grade 1-4)
  14. Oskar and the Eight Blessings by Tanya Simon & Richard Simon, illus. Mark Siegel (PreK-Grade 2)
  15. Passage to Freedom: The Sugihara Story by Ken Mochizuki, illus. by Dom Lee (Grade 3-5)
  16. Playing War by Kathy Beckwith, illus. by Lea Lyon (Grade 2-5)