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Natural Kraft Paper Textures by Avenie D

Challenge Deadline May 22, 2020   |   Winners announced July 10, 2020

Wow, we are blown away by the innovation, creativity, and enthusiasm shown by our Exhibit Design Challenge participants! We received 140 submissions from 8 states (and two from Canada!). The Rabbit hOle team narrowed it down to 26 finalists in two age groups- 5-8 and 9-12. From there our panel of esteemed guest judges determined our winners. Drum roll please...

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Kaili & Lexington 
ages 10 & 8 


Jeremy Draws a Monster

Written and illustrated
by Peter McCarty

Milo B.
age 8 



Written and illustrated
by Oliver Jeffers

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ages 9 - 12

ages 5 - 8

Natural Kraft Paper Textures by Avenie D

Meet The Exhibit Design Challenge Guest Judges... 

Billie Howard Barnes
(5-8 category only)

Educator, Pembroke Hill School; Board Member-The Rabbit hOle, Kansas City Public Library

Crystal Faris

Director of Youth & Family Engagement, Kansas City Public Library

Linda Sue Park
(9-12 category only)
Author of both novels and picture books for young readers, including "A Single Shard", a 2002 Newbery Medal winner; Advisory Board Member-The Rabbit hOle, SCBWI, We Need Diverse Books

Maria Russo

Editorial Director, mineditionUS; former Children’s Book Editor for the NY Times and co-author (with Pamela Paul) of “How to Raise a Reader."

Angel Tucker

Youth Services Manager, Johnson County Public Library

Submissions were reviewed by Rabbit hOle design staff and finalists were chosen.  Winners were chosen from this group by our judges. Submissions were judged for their thoughtfulness, creativity, and faithfulness to the spirit of the book.

Prizes will include Rabbit hOle model supply art boxes, Rabbit hOle t-shirts, and books. All participants will receive a certificate. 


not open to the public...yet!

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