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NB Cook Elementary votes for "Sunshine State Book of the Year
ESCAMBIA COUNTY -- A special election was held today in Escambia County.
Fourth grade students at NB Cook Elementary School took part in a mock election.
Fifteen books were on the ballot..
The children had to pick the one they liked the best for the Sunshine State Book of the Year.
They got to cast their ballots in an official voting machine from the elections office.
"My mom said if this book wins she would take me somewhere special."
"I feel all grown up because normally adults vote."
The winning book was "Attack of the Fluffy Bunnies" by Andrea Beaty.
It will be on the state's required reading list next year.