Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Reader's Choice AwardSenior

Given by Pacific Northwest Library Association

Other Names: Pacific Northwest Library Association Young Reader's Choice, PNLA YRCA, Young Reader's Choice Award, YRCA
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The Pacific Northwest Library Association's Young Reader's Choice Award is the oldest children's choice award in the U.S. and Canada. The award was established in 1940 by a Seattle bookseller, the show more late Harry Hartman, who believed every student should have an opportunity to select a book that gives him or her pleasure.
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Winner 33

3rd Place 1

Nominee 207

Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé2024
Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boulley2024
Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo2024
You'll Be the Death of Me by Karen M. McManus2024
The Prison Healer by Lynette Noni2024
Better Than the Movies by Lynn Painter2024
Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas2024
Iron Widow by Xiran Jay Zhao2024
The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes2023
The Silence of Bones by June Hur2023
Felix Ever After by Kacen Callender2023
You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson2023
The Wild by Owen Laukkanen2023
Faith: Taking Flight by Julie Murphy2023
Dear Justyce by Nic Stone2023
Parachutes by Kelly Yang2023
We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia2022
With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo2022
Onyx & Ivory by Mindee Arnett2022
Pet by Akwaeke Emezi2022
Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay2022
The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys2022
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki2022
Frankly in Love by David Yoon2022
Five Feet Apart by Rachael Lippincott2021
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi2021
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black2021
Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel by Val Emmich2021
A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi2021
I Am Still Alive by Kate Alice Marshall2021
Dry by Neal Shusterman2021
Sadie by Courtney Summers2021
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas2020
The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline2020
Turtles All the Way Down by John Green2020
Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones2020
That Inevitable Victorian Thing by E. K. Johnston2020
One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus2020
They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera2020
American Street by Ibi Zoboi2020
Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake2019
Passenger by Alexandra Bracken2019
We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson2019
Exit, Pursued by a Bear by E. K. Johnston2019
The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis2019
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Beats Up the Marvel Universe by Ryan North2019
Tales of the Peculiar by Ransom Riggs2019
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys2019
Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard2018
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo2018
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates2018
I Was Here by Gayle Forman2018
Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella2018
A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas2018
We Are All Made of Molecules by Susin Nielsen2018
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell2018
Four: A Divergent Collection by Veronica Roth2017
Through the Woods by Emily Carroll2017
In Real Life by Cory Doctorow2017
To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han2017
The Young Elites by Marie Lu2017
Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson2017
I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson2017
Panic by Lauren Oliver2017
This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith2016
Graffiti Knight by Karen Bass2016
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black2016
Just One Day by Gayle Forman2016
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell2016
Altered by Jennifer Rush2016
Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson2016
Winger by Andrew Smith2016
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green2015
Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore2015
The Selection by Kiera Cass2015
Seraphina by Rachel Hartman2015
Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers2015
Between the Lines by Jodi Picoult2015
Dodger by Terry Pratchett2015
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein2015
Divergent by Veronica Roth2014
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline2014
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen2014
Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier2014
Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck2014
Karma by Cathy Ostlere2014
Angel: A Maximum Ride Novel by James Patterson2014
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs2014
Crazy by Han Nolan2013
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi2013
Winter Shadows by Margaret Buffie2013
Matched by Ally Condie2013
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green2013
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver2013
Bruiser by Neal Shusterman2013
The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff2013
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater2012
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley2012
Going Bovine by Libba Bray2012
Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen2012
Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick2012
Witch & Wizard by James Patterson2012
Lockdown by Alexander Gordon Smith2012
The Monstrumologist by Rick Yancey2012
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins2011
The Summoning by Kelley Armstrong2011
A Curse Dark as Gold by Elizabeth C. Bunce2011
Graceling by Kristin Cashore2011
Little Brother by Cory Doctorow2011
Paper Towns by John Green2011
Identical by Ellen Hopkins2011
Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers2011
City of Bones by Cassandra Clare2010
Does My Head Look Big In This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah2010
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie2010
Twisted by Laurie Halse Anderson2010
Mistik Lake by Martha Brooks2010
Enter Three Witches by Caroline Cooney2010
Deadline by Chris Crutcher2010
Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr2010
New Moon by Stephenie Meyer2009
The Road Of The Dead by Kevin Brooks2009
Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn2009
An Abundance of Katherines by John Green2009
The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl by Barry Lyga2009
Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer2009
American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang2009
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak2009
Peaches by Jodi Lynn Anderson2008
Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman2008
Looking for Alaska by John Green2008
Dark Sons by Nikki Grimes2008
Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe by James M. Ward2008
A Hat Full of Sky by Terry Pratchett2007
Airborn by Kenneth Oppel2007
My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult2007
How I Live Now by Meg Rosoff2007
Montmorency: Thief, Liar, Gentleman by Eleanor Updale2007
Fat Kid Rules the World by K. L. Going2006
A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly2006
Breakout by Paul Fleischman2006
Acceleration by Graham McNamee2006
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger2006
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer2005
Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson2005
First French Kiss: and other traumas by Adam Bagdasarian2005
Hanging on to Max by Margaret Bechard2005
What Happened to Lani Garver by Carol Plum-Ucci2005
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares2004
Whale Talk by Chris Crutcher2004
Slap Your Sides by M. E. Kerr2004
True Believer by Virginia Euwer Wolff2004
The Boy in the Burning House by Tim Wynne-Jones2004
Hope Was Here by Joan Bauer2003
Dreamland by Sarah Dessen2003
Battle Dress by Amy Efaw2003
Men of Stone by Gayle Friesen2003
The Sterkarm Handshake by Susan Price2003
Rewind by William Sleator2002
Biting the Moon by Martha Grimes2002
The Raging Quiet by Sherryl Jordan2002
Ties That Bind, Ties That Break by Lensey Namioka2002
Tribute to Another Dead Rock Star by Randy Powell2002
The Boxes by William Sleator2001
Rules of the Road by Joan Bauer2001
Whirligig by Paul Fleischman2001
The Wreckers by Iain Lawrence2001
Armageddon Summer by Jane Yolen2001
The Taking of Room 114: A Hostage Drama in Poems by Mel Glenn2000
Painting the Black by Carl Deuker2000
Shade's Children by Garth Nix2000
Murdered, My Sweet by Joan Lowery Nixon2000
Doing Time Notes from the Undergrad by Rob Thomas2000
SOS Titanic by Eve Bunting1999
Danger Zone by David Klass1999
Northern Lights by Philip Pullman1999
Rats Saw God by Rob Thomas1999
The Tuesday Cafe (Books for Young Children) by Don Trembath1999
The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman1998
In the Middle of the Night by Robert Cormier1998
Bad News Travels Fast by Gar Anthony Haywood1998
Slot Machine by Chris Lynch1998
The Road Home by Ellen Emerson White1998
Driver's Ed by Caroline B. Cooney1997
Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman1997
The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm by Nancy Farmer1997
Adam and Eve and Pinch-Me by Julie Johnston1997
The Glory Field by Walter Dean Myers1997
Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes by Chris Crutcher1996
A Bone From a Dry Sea by Peter Dickinson1996
The Giver by Lois Lowry1996
Shizuko's Daughter by Kyoko Mori1996
Make Lemonade by Virginia Euwer Wolff1996
Who Killed My Daughter? by Lois Duncan1995
Jumper by Steven Gould1995
The Chemo Kid by Robert Lipsyte1995
Taste of Salt: A Story of Modern Haiti by Frances Temple1995
Buffalo Gal by Bill Wallace1995
Wolf by the Ears by Ann Rinaldi1994
Nothing but the Truth by Avi1994
Two Moons in August by Martha Brooks1994
We All Fall Down by Robert Cormier1994
Black Unicorn by Tanith Lee1994
The Face on the Milk Carton by Caroline B. Cooney1993
Redwork by Michael Bedard1993
Enter Three Witches by Kate Gilmore1993
The Silver Kiss by Annette Curtis Klause1993


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