The winner of Birbery 2016 was Masterminds by Gordon Korman!
After three rounds of voting, the Birbery committee members selected Masterminds by Gordon Korman as the winner of the 2016 Birmingham Public Schools mock Newbery Awards reading challenge.
The committee also gave Birbery honor awards to:
The War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley
Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Mark of the Thief by Jennifer Nielson