Here are your CYBILS' awards poetry results.
But you will be able to find out soon enough which of these excellent books of children's poetry is the winner of the first-ever CYBILS' poetry award:
Butterfly Eyes and Other Secrets of the Meadow: Poems by Joyce Sidman, illus. by Beth Krommes
Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich: And Other Stories You're Sure to Like Because They're All About Monsters, and Some of Them Are Also About Food: You Like Food, Don't You? Well, All Right Then by Adam Rex
Handsprings: Poems and Paintings by Douglas Florian
Jazz by Walter Dean Myers, illus. by Christopher Myers
Tour America by Diane Siebert, illus. by Stephen T. Johnson
Oh sure, I could tell you who's going to win, but then I'd have to kill you. I could also tell you who I voted for to win, but, well, again with the death thing. You'll just have to wait a few more days. No, don't hold your breath, but working yourself into a tizzy resulting in a low hover is acceptable.