Grand Canyon Reader AwardTeen (non-voting)

Given by Arizona Library Association

Other Names: Arizona Young Readers Award
133 Works / 134 Items 0 Books


General Description

1. The purpose of the Grand Canyon Reader Award is:

to encourage Arizona young readers to become better acquainted with recently published quality

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to honor favorite books and authors.

2. The award is given annually in the following categories:

Picture Books

Intermediate Books

Tween Books

Non-fiction Books

3. The winning book in each category is determined by the vote of young readers in Arizona.

4. An award is given in each category, including the illustrator for the winning picture book.

5. The awards are presented at the annual AzLA conference.

6. The Grand Canyon Reader Award is sponsored by the Arizona Library Association. show less

All, Winner (130), Recommended (175), Nominee (1,486)
All, 2024 (10), 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2014 (17), 2012 (20), 2011 (17), 2009 (19), 2008 (21), 2025 (10)

Recommended 134

The Door of No Return by Kwame Alexander2025
Lore by Alexandra Bracken2025
This Light Between Us by Andrew Fukuda2025
Girl Forgotten by April Henry2025
Five Survive by Holly Jackson2025
Borders by Thomas King2025
Mirror Girls by Kelly McWilliams2025
Better Than the Movies by Lynn Painter2025
Four for the Road by K. J. Reilly2025
In Nightfall by Suzanne Young2025
Hope and Other Punchlines by Julie Buxbaum2024
A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer2024
Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee2024
The Cousins by Karen M. McManus2024
Sanctuary by Paola Mendoza2024
I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys2024
Game Changer by Neal Shusterman2024
Roxy by Neal Shusterman2024
All My Rage by Sabaa Tahir2024
Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon2024
With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo2023
Lovely War by Julie Berry2023
Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé2023
Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boulley2023
Golden Arm by Carl Deuker2023
Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo2023
The Field Guide to the North American Teenager by Ben Philippe2023
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning by Jason Reynolds2023
Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All by Laura Ruby2023
Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas2023
Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly2022
A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by C. A. Fletcher2022
A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson2022
Even If I Fall by Abigail Johnson2022
Mercy Rule by Tom Leveen2022
A Very Large Expanse of Sea by Tahereh Mafi2022
Anger Is a Gift by Mark Oshiro2022
The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys2022
Dry by Neal Shusterman2022
Kent State by Deborah Wiles2022
Beauty Queens by Libba Bray2014
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen2014
Drink, Slay, Love by Sarah Beth Durst2014
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford2014
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green2014
Dear Bully: Seventy Authors Tell Their Stories by Megan Kelley Hall2014
The Big Crunch by Pete Hautman2014
Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck2014
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer by Lish McBride2014
Cinder by Marissa Meyer2014
Ashfall by Mike Mullin2014
Sisters Red by Jackson Pearce2014
The Things a Brother Knows by Dana Reinhardt2014
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs2014
Divergent by Veronica Roth2014
Scrawl by Mark Shulman2014
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater2014
Hatter M : Volume 1 : Far from Wonder by Frank Beddor2012
Going Bovine by Libba Bray2012
The Demon's Lexicon by Sarah Rees Brennan2012
Hate List by Jennifer Brown2012
The Life of Glass by Jillian Cantor2012
If I Stay by Gayle Forman2012
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green2012
The Heretic's Daughter by Kathleen Kent2012
Out of the Pocket by Bill Konigsberg2012
Pop by Gordon Korman2012
Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide by Nicholas D. Kristof2012
Purple Heart by Patricia McCormick2012
Wake by Lisa McMann2012
Hero by Perry Moore2012
By The Time You Read This, I'll Be Dead by Julie Anne Peters2012
The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein2012
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater2012
Impossible by Nancy Werlin2012
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld2012
Foiled by Jane Yolen2012
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson2011
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks2011
Graceling by Kristin Cashore2011
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins2011
Mexican WhiteBoy by Matt de la Peña2011
Little Brother by Cory Doctorow2011
Beastly by Alex Flinn2011
Paper Towns by John Green2011
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart2011
Hero by Perry Moore2011
Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace ... One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson2011
Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers2011
Nation by Terry Pratchett2011
My Mother the Cheerleader by Robert Sharenow2011
I Am Scout: The Biography of Harper Lee by Charles J. Shields2011
Me, the Missing, and the Dead by Jenny Valentine2011
Sight by Adrienne Maria Vrettos2011
Clay by David Almond2009
Crackback by John Coy2009
Just Listen by Sarah Dessen2009
Runner by Carl Deuker2009
Breaking Up by Aimee Friedman2009
What Happened to Cass McBride? by Gail Giles2009
Saint Iggy by K. L. Going2009
An Abundance of Katherines by John Green2009
Rash by Pete Hautman2009
Impulse by Ellen Hopkins2009
Inexcusable by Chris Lynch2009
Sold by Patricia McCormick2009
Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdock2009
Wait for Me by An Na2009
Chew on This : Everything You Don't Want to Know about Fast Food by Eric Schlosser2009
Finding Lubchenko by Michael Simmons2009
Full Service by Will Weaver2009
American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang2009
When I was a Soldier by Valérie Zenatti2009
The Perfect Shot by Elaine Marie Alphin2008
A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray2008
Daniel Half-Human by David Chotjewitz2008
High Heat by Carl Deuker2008
Fade to Black by Alex Flinn2008
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon2008
Godless by Pete Hautman2008
Invisible by Pete Hautman2008
The Key to the Golden Firebird by Maureen Johnson2008
The Forbidden Schoolhouse: The True and Dramatic Story of Prudence Crandall and Her Students by Suzanne Jurmain2008
Girl, 15, Charming but Insane by Sue Limb2008
The Blue Girl by Charles de Lint2008
The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big, Round Things by Carolyn Mackler2008
Jazz ABZ: An A to Z Collection of Jazz Portraits by Wynton Marsalis2008
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer2008
A Wreath for Emmett Till by Marilyn Nelson2008
The Burn Journals by Brent Runyon2008
The Complete Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi2008
The Boy From the Basement by Susan Shaw2008
Peeps by Scott Westerfeld2008
Sandpiper by Ellen Wittlinger2008


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