Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice AwardYoung Adult

Given by Pennsylvania School Librarians Association

282 Works 0 Books
The purpose of the Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Awards Program is to promote reading of quality books by young people in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to encourage teacher / librarian show more collaboration in young adult and children’s literature, and to honor authors whose works have been recognized by the students of Pennsylvania. show less
Stages:
All, Winner (104), Nominee (1,759)
Categories:
All, Grades 3-5 (39), Grades 3-6 (419), Grades 3-8 (91), Grades 6-8 (458), Grades K-3 (470), Young Adult (282)
Years:
All, 2024 (15), 2023 (15), 2022 (15), 2021 (15), 2020 (13), 2019 (15), 2018 (15), 2017 (15), 2016 (15), 2015 (15), 2014 (15), 2013 (15), 2012 (15), 2011 (15), 2010 (15), 2009 (14), 2008 (15), 2007 (15), 2006 (15)

Winner 17

Nominee 282

WorkYear
The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen by Isaac Blum2024
Huda F Are You? by Huda Fahmy2024
Murder Among Friends: How Leopold and Loeb Tried to Commit the Perfect Crime by Candace Fleming2024
The Agathas by Kathleen Glasgow2024
Murder for the Modern Girl by Kendall Kulper2024
The Honeys by Ryan La Sala2024
I Kissed Shara Wheeler by Casey McQuiston2024
Little Thieves by Margaret Owen2024
I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys2024
Radha and Jai's Recipe for Romance by Nisha Sharma2024
Victory. Stand! Raising My Fist for Justice by Tommie Smith2024
Crumbs by Danie Stirling2024
All My Rage by Sabaa Tahir2024
Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Afraid to Ask: Young Readers Edition by Anton Treuer2024
Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon2024
Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boulley2023
Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre by Brandy Colbert2023
Once Upon a Broken Heart by Stephanie Garber2023
This Is My Brain in Love by I. W. Gregorio2023
White Smoke by Tiffany D. Jackson2023
Six Crimson Cranes by Elizabeth Lim2023
Last Night at the Telegraph Club by Malinda Lo2023
Furia by Yamile Saied Méndez2023
The Magic Fish: A Graphic Novel by Trung Le Nguyen2023
Donuts and Other Proclamations of Love by Jared Reck2023
Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas2023
Fadeaway by E.B. Vickers2023
Super Fake Love Song by David Yoon2023
From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement by Paula Yoo2023
In the Wild Light by Jeff Zentner2023
The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes2022
Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo2022
Legendborn by Tracy Deonn2022
Golden Arm by Carl Deuker2022
Picture Us In The Light by Kelly Loy Gilbert2022
Ordinary Hazards: A Memoir by Nikki Grimes2022
Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir by Robin Ha2022
They Went Left by Monica Hesse2022
You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson2022
The Cousins by Karen M. McManus2022
SLAY by Brittney Morris2022
Charming as a Verb by Ben Philippe2022
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning by Jason Reynolds2022
Kent State by Deborah Wiles2022
Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang2022
Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay2021
With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo2021
Internment by Samira Ahmed2021
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson2021
Lovely War by Julie Berry2021
Cold Day in the Sun by Sara Biren2021
Brave Face by Shaun David Hutchinson2021
Let Me Hear a Rhyme by Tiffany D. Jackson2021
Gut Check by Eric Kester2021
The Grace Year by Kim Liggett2021
Crying Laughing by Lance Rubin2021
Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All by Laura Ruby2021
They Called Us Enemy by George Takei2021
On the Come Up by Angie Thomas2021
Frankly in Love by David Yoon2021
Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson2020
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo2020
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi2020
Love, Hate and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed2020
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson2020
The Way You Make Me Feel by Maurene Goo2020
Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram2020
Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka2020
Puddin' by Julie Murphy2020
After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay2020
Americanized: Rebel Without a Green Card by Sara Saedi2020
Dry by Neal Shusterman2020
Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson2020
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas2019
Far from the Tree by Robin Benway2019
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black2019
Caraval by Stephanie Garber2019
Fetch: How a Bad Dog Brought Me Home by Nicole Georges2019
The Names They Gave Us by Emery Lord2019
Warcross by Marie Lu2019
Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu2019
One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus2019
When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon2019
A Short History of the Girl Next Door by Jared Reck2019
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds2019
They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera2019
The 57 Bus by Dashka Slater2019
Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin by James L. Swanson2019
The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon2018
Trashed by Derf Backderf2018
Audacity by Melanie Crowder2018
The Great American Whatever by Tim Federle2018
Phantom Limbs by Paula Garner2018
Exit, Pursued by a Bear by E. K. Johnston2018
Still Life with Tornado by A. S. King2018
March: Book Three by John Lewis2018
The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee2018
Burn Baby Burn by Meg Medina2018
Heartless by Marissa Meyer2018
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah2018
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys2018
Scythe by Neal Shusterman2018
The Darkest Corners by Kara Thomas2018
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon2017
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli2017
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo2017
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown2017
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans by Don Brown2017
Undertow by Michael Buckley2017
The Carnival at Bray by Jessie Ann Foley2017
Code of Honor by Alan Gratz2017
Girl Underwater by Claire Kells2017
All American Boys by Jason Reynolds2017
Denton Little's Deathdate by Lance Rubin2017
The caged graves by Dianne K Salerni2017
Hold Me Like a Breath: Once Upon a Crime Family by Tiffany Schmidt2017
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War (Bccb Blue Ribbon Nonfiction Book Award (Awards)) by Steve Sheinkin2017
An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir2017
Those Who Wish Me Dead by Michael Koryta2016
Pointe by Brandy Colbert2016
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming2016
To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han2016
Find Momo: A Photography Book by Andrew Knapp2016
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart2016
The Young Elites by Marie Lu2016
The Weight of Blood by Laura McHugh2016
I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson2016
All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven2016
If You're Reading This by Trent Reedy2016
We Should Hang Out Sometime: Embarrassingly, a true story by Josh Sundquist2016
Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley2016
The Scar Boys by Len Vlahos2016
Noggin by John Corey Whaley2016
Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell2015
Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson2015
The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson2015
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black2015
The Living by Matt de la Peña2015
Rapture Practice by Aaron Hartzler2015
I'm With Stupid by Geoff Herbach2015
Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95 by Phillip Hoose2015
Reality Boy by A. S. King2015
Relish: My Life in the Kitchen by Lucy Knisley2015
If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch2015
Rotten by Michael Northrop2015
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz2015
Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys2015
The Madman's Daughter by Megan Shepherd2015
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs2014
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo2014
The Raft by S.A. Bodeen2014
Wolf Mark by Joseph Bruchac2014
Call the Shots by Don Calame2014
Sophie & Carter by Chelsea Fine2014
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand2014
Personal Effects by E.M. Kokie2014
The Tragedy Paper by Elizabeth LaBan2014
Every Day by David Levithan2014
Cinder by Marissa Meyer2014
Ashfall by Mike Mullin2014
Endangered by Eliot Schrefer2014
The Final Four by Paul Volponi2014
Between by Jessica Warman2014
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green2013
Enclave by Ann Aguirre2013
Chopsticks by Jessica Anthony2013
A Plague Year by Edward Bloor2013
Room by Emma Donoghue2013
Stay With Me by Paul Griffin2013
Stupid Fast by Geoff Herbach2013
Try Not to Breathe by Jennifer Hubbard2013
Ghetto Cowboy by G. Neri2013
Trapped by Michael Northrop2013
Delirium by Lauren Oliver2013
Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins2013
Au Revoir, Crazy European Chick by Joe Schreiber2013
The Berlin Boxing Club by Robert Sharenow2013
The Watch That Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic by Allan Wolf2013
Matched by Ally Condie2012
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi2012
You by Charles Benoit2012
The Dark Days of Hamburger Halpin by Josh Berk2012
Oh. My. Gods. by Tera Lynn Childs2012
Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn2012
Take Me There by Carolee Dean2012
Black Hole Sun by David Macinnis Gill2012
Please Ignore Vera Dietz by A. S. King2012
Rot and Ruin by Jonathan Maberry2012
Flash Burnout by L. K. Madigan2012
The Secret to Lying by Todd Mitchell2012
The Sky Is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson2012
Virals by Kathy Reichs2012
Three Rivers Rising: A Novel of the Johnstown Flood by Jame Richards2012
Perfect Chemistry by Simone Elkeles2011
Reality Check by Peter Abrahams2011
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher2011
The Maze Runner by James Dashner2011
After by Amy Efaw2011
Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side by Beth Fantaskey2011
If I Stay by Gayle Forman2011
Gotcha! by Shelley Hrdlitschka2011
Lipstick Apology by Jennifer Jabaley2011
The Bite of the Mango by Mariatu Kamara2011
Crazy for the Storm: A Memoir of Survival by Norman Ollestad2011
Stitches: A Memoir by David Small2011
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater2011
Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld2011
The Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams2011
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins2010
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie2010
Deadline by Chris Crutcher2010
Paper Towns by John Green2010
The Juvie Three by Gordon Korman2010
The God of Animals by Aryn Kyle2010
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart2010
Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers2010
They Came From Below by Blake Nelson2010
The Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson2010
The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You'll Ever Need by Daniel H. Pink2010
Unwind by Neal Shusterman2010
Chasing Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson2010
The Glass Castle: A Memoir by Jeannette Walls2010
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld2010
Code Orange by Caroline B. Cooney2009
Holdup by Terri Fields2009
The Braid by Helen Frost2009
Samurai Shortstop by Alan M. Gratz2009
Hattie Big Sky by Kirby Larson2009
Keturah And Lord Death by Martine Leavitt2009
Day of Tears by Julius Lester2009
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer2009
Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer2009
Dead Connection by Charlie Price2009
Song of the Sparrow by Lisa Ann Sandell2009
My Mother the Cheerleader by Robert Sharenow2009
American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang2009
Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac by Gabrielle Zevin2009
Dairy Queen by Catherine Gilbert Murdock2008
Ask Me No Questions by Marina Budhos2008
Wild Roses by Deb Caletti2008
Crackback by John Coy2008
Runner by Carl Deuker2008
Copper Sun by Sharon M. Draper2008
The Christopher Killer by Alane Ferguson2008
Zamba: The True Story of the Greatest Lion That Ever Lived by Ralph Helfer2008
Shock Point by April Henry2008
Black Duck by Janet Taylor Lisle2008
Jude by Kate Morgenroth2008
Just Like That by Marsha Qualey2008
Vampire High by Douglas Rees2008
Eyes of the Emperor by Graham Salisbury2008
Enthusiasm by Polly Shulman2008
My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult2007
Wonderland: A Year in the Life of an American High School by Michael Bamberger2007
Hitler Youth: Growing Up in Hitler's Shadow by Susan Campbell Bartoletti2007
Rebel Angels by Libba Bray2007
Code Talker by Joseph Bruchac2007
Honey, Baby, Sweetheart by Deb Caletti2007
The Sledding Hill by Chris Crutcher2007
Red Kayak by Priscilla Cummings2007
The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen2007
The Sea of Trolls by Nancy Farmer2007
Big Mouth & Ugly Girl by Joyce Carol Oates2007
Flavor of the Week by Tucker Shaw2007
The Schwa was Here by Neal Shusterman2007
The Radioactive Boy Scout: The True Story of a Boy and His Backyard Nuclear Reactor by Ken Silverstein2007
Finding Lubchenko by Michael Simmons2007
The Second Summer of the Sisterhood by Ann Brashares2006
A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray2006
Under the Same Sky by Cynthia DeFelice2006
A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly2006
Breakout by Paul Fleischman2006
One Shot by Susan Glick2006
Sweetblood by Pete Hautman2006
The Keeper's Son by Homer Hickam2006
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini2006
The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri2006
Crow Lake by Mary Lawson2006
The Silent Boy by Lois Lowry2006
The Burn Journals by Brent Runyon2006
Age of Bronze Volume 1: A Thousand Ships by Eric Shanower2006
One of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies by Sonya Sones2006

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