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New awards to find the funniest kids book

8 February 2016 Last updated at 11:27 GMT

The shortlist for the Laugh Out Loud Book Awards has been announced.

It's a brand new prize to celebrate hilarious children's books that get kids hooked on reading.

Anyone can vote online for a range of books in three different categories and they are:

Best Laugh Out Loud Picture Book:

  • Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise by Sean Taylor and Jean Jullien
  • Slug Needs a Hug by Jeanne Willis and Tony Ross
  • Gracie Grabbit and the Tiger by Helen Stephens
  • I Need a Wee! by Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet

Best Laugh Out Loud Book for 6-8 year olds:

  • Badly Drawn Beth by Jem Packer and Duncan McCoshan
  • Wilf the Mighty Worrior: Saves the World by Georgia Pritchett and Jamie Littler
  • The Jolley-Rogers and the Cave of Doom by Jonny Duddle
  • Thorfinn the Nicest Viking and the Awful Invasion by David MacPhail and Richard Morgan

Best Laugh Out Loud Book for 9-13 year olds:

  • Danger is Still Everywhere: Beware of the Dog by David O'Doherty and Chris Judge
  • Petunia Perry and the Curse of the Ugly Pigeon by Pamela Butchart and Gemma Correll
  • Emily Sparkes and the Friendship Fiasco by Ruth Fitzgerald

So Newsround went to find out what books make you giggle.