Soaring Eagle Book AwardNominee

Given by Wyoming Library Association (WLA)

Other Names: Wyoming Soaring Eagle Award, Wyoming Soaring Eagle Nominee
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The Wyoming Library Association and the Wyoming State Literacy Association jointly sponsor three awards: the Buckaroo Book Award for children in grades K-3, the Indian Paintbrush Book Award for

show more children in grades 4-6, and the Soaring Eagle Book Award for youth in grades 7-12. The purpose of these awards is to provide an opportunity for the youth of Wyoming to read and select favorite books and to honor the authors of those books.

WLA has a standing committee for each of the three awards. Each committee has four members appointed by the Wyoming State Literacy Association and four members appointed by the WLA president (two from the School Library/Media Personnel Interest Group and two from the Children's/YA Interest Group). All members serve three-year terms and there is one co-chair from each sponsoring group. show less

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Hollow Fires by Samira Ahmed2024
The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge by M. T. Anderson2024
The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes2024
This Light Between Us by Andrew Fukuda2024
You'd Be Home Now by Kathleen Glasgow2024
Aurora Rising by Amie Kaufman2024
Button Pusher by Tyler Page2024
The Bone Spindle by Leslie Vedder2024
The Snow Fell Three Graves Deep: Voices from the Donner Party by Allan Wolf2024
Punching the Air by Ibi Zoboi2024
I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys2023
You'll Be the Death of Me by Karen M. McManus2023
The Similars by Rebecca Hanover2023
You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson2023
Defy the Night by Brigid Kemmerer2023
Blade of Secrets by Tricia Levenseller2023
Me (Moth) by Amber McBride2023
Gone to the Woods: Surviving a Lost Childhood by Gary Paulsen2023
Paul, Big, and Small by David Glen Robb2023
Hold Back The Tide by Melinda Salisbury2023
Dear Martin by Nic Stone2022
A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson2022
Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang2022
We Are Not Free by Traci Chee2022
A Tale of Magic... by Chris Colfer2022
Skyhunter by Marie Lu2022
Desert Dust: One Man's Passion to Uncover the True Story Behind an Iconic American Photograph by Paul W. Papa2022
Charming as a Verb by Ben Philippe2022
Pretend She's Here by Luanne Rice2022
Fable by Adrienne Young2022
They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera2021
Grenade by Alan Gratz2021
Game Changer by Tommy Greenwald2021
Solo by Kwame Alexander2021
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson2021
Verify by Joelle Charbonneau2021
Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson2021
The Library of Lost Things by Laura Taylor Namey2021
Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian2021
Wizard for Hire by Obert Skye2021
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas2020
One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus2020
An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir2020
A Land of Permanent Goodbyes by Atia Abawi2020
What If It's Us by Becky Albertalli2020
Onyx & Ivory by Mindee Arnett2020
Little White Lies by Jennifer Lynn Barnes2020
Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray2020
Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka2020
Renegades by Marissa Meyer2020
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds2019
Projekt 1065 by Alan Gratz2019
Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake2019
Dividing Eden by Joelle Charbonneau2019
Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley2019
I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives by Martin Ganda2019
Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton2019
Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco2019
Dumplin' by Julie Murphy2019
Thornhill by Pam Smy2019
Scythe by Neal Shusterman2018
Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse2018
Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt2018
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli2018
The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes2018
The Reader by Traci Chee2018
My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand2018
The Novice by Taran Matharu2018
All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven2018
Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth2018
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon2017
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo2017
Code of Honor by Alan Gratz2017
The Fifty-Seven Lives of Alex Wayfare by M. G. Buehrlen2017
Violent Ends by Shaun David Hutchinson2017
Rise of the Wolf by Curtis Jobling2017
All American Boys by Jason Reynolds2017
Bone Gap by Laura Ruby2017
Salt to the Sea by Ruta Sepetys2017
Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner2017
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand2016
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas2016
Ashfall by Mike Mullin2016
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi2016
Of Poseidon by Anna Banks2016
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo2016
I Was Here by Gayle Forman2016
The Zodiac Legacy: Convergence by Stan Lee2016
Cinder by Marissa Meyer2016
A World Without Heroes by Brandon Mull2016
The Boundless by Kenneth Oppel2016
Asylum by Madeleine Roux2016
Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson2016
The Bridge From Me to You by Lisa Schroeder2016
Drama by Raina Telgemeier2016
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green2015
The Selection by Kiera Cass2015
This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith2015
Thirteen Days to Midnight by Patrick Carman2015
The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen2015
The Royal Ranger by John Flanagan2015
The Darkest Path by Jeff Hirsch2015
Insignia by S. J. Kincaid2015
Forgotten by Cat Patrick2015
Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys2015
Zom-B by Darren Shan2015
UnWholly by Neal Shusterman2015
Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan2015
I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai2015
Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck2014
Legend by Marie Lu2014
Rise of the Elgen by Richard Paul Evans2014
The Outcasts by John Flanagan2014
If I Stay by Gayle Forman2014
BZRK by Michael Grant2014
Framed by Gordon Korman2014
Rot and Ruin by Jonathan Maberry2014
Finnikin of the Rock by Melina Marchetta2014
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness2014
Everlost by Neal Shusterman2014
Kitty Hawk by Roland Smith2014
The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater2014
Divergent by Veronica Roth2013
The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan2013
Matched by Ally Condie2013
The Scorch Trials by James Dashner2013
Wither by Lauren DeStefano2013
Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly2013
The Prisoner of Cell 25 by Richard Paul Evans2013
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn by Alison Goodman2013
Gone by Michael Grant2013
Theodore Boone: The Abduction by John Grisham2013
Unearthly by Cynthia Hand2013
Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson2013
What My Girlfriend Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones2013
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins2012
Glass by Ellen Hopkins2012
The Maze Runner by James Dashner2012
Eighth Grade Bites by Z. Brewer2012
Fire by Kristin Cashore2012
Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare2012
Confessions of a Serial Kisser by Wendelin Van Draanen2012
Halt's Peril by John Flanagan2012
Football Hero by Tim Green2012
The Iron King by Julie Kagawa2012
Unwind by Neal Shusterman2012
The Last Song by Nicholas Sparks2012
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater2012
Blood on My Hands by Todd Strasser2012
Paranormalcy by Kiersten White2012
The Last Olympian by Rick Riordan2011
The Host by Stephenie Meyer2011
Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick2011
Ghost of Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen2011
Graceling by Kristin Cashore2011
Marked by P. C. Cast2011
The Roar by Emma Clayton2011
After by Amy Efaw2011
Erak's Ransom by John Flanagan2011
Football Genius by Tim Green2011
Impulse by Ellen Hopkins2011
Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam by Cynthia Kadohata2011
Secrets, Lies, and Algebra by Wendy Lichtman2011
Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead2011
Tentacles by Roland Smith2011
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins2010
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher2010
Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer2010
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie2010
The Time Paradox by Eoin Colfer2010
The Icebound Land by John Flanagan2010
Bounce by Natasha Friend2010
Go Big or Go Home by Will Hobbs2010
Schooled by Gordon Korman2010
Travel Team by Mike Lupica2010
The Secret Journal of Brett Colton by Kay Lynn Mangum2010
Fablehaven by Brandon Mull2010
Sunrise Over Fallujah by Walter Dean Myers2010
Brisingr by Christopher Paolini2010
Demon Apocalypse by Darren Shan2010
Crank by Ellen Hopkins2009
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling2009
The Titan's Curse by Rick Riordan2009
The House of Power by Patrick Carman2009
Deadline by Chris Crutcher2009
The Field Guide by Tony DiTerlizzi2009
The Burning Bridge by John Flanagan2009
Perfect by Natasha Friend2009
Snakehead by Anthony Horowitz2009
Epic by Conor Kostick2009
School's Out Forever by James Patterson2009
Demon Thief by Darren Shan2009
Peak by Roland Smith2009
Drums, Girls, And Dangerous Pie by Jordan Sonnenblick2009
Specials by Scott Westerfeld2009
New Moon by Stephenie Meyer2008
Pretties by Scott Westerfeld2008
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling2008
Do You Know The Monkey Man? by Dori Hillestad Butler2008
The Ruins of Gorlan by John Flanagan2008
Ark Angel by Anthony Horowitz2008
Pirates! by Celia Rees2008
Hover Car Racer by Matthew Reilly2008
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan2008
Lord Loss by Darren Shan2008
Endymion Spring by Matthew Skelton2008
Milkweed by Jerry Spinelli2008
Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin2008
Eldest by Christopher Paolini2007
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer2007
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling2007
24 Girls in 7 Days by Alex Bradley2007
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants by Ann Brashares2007
Double Dutch by Sharon M. Draper2007
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer2007
Inkspell by Cornelia Funke2007
Double Identity by Margaret Peterson Haddix2007
Scorpia by Anthony Horowitz2007
Son of the Mob 2: Hollywood Hustle by Gordon Korman2007
Brian's Hunt by Gary Paulsen2007
Jack's Run by Roland Smith2007
Montmorency: Thief, Liar, Gentleman by Eleanor Updale2007
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld2007
Touching Spirit Bear by Ben Mikaelsen2006
Tunnels of Blood by Darren Shan2006
The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom2006
Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood by Ann Brashares2006
Gingerbread by Rachel Cohn2006
The Supernaturalist by Eoin Colfer2006
Escape from Memory by Margaret Peterson Haddix2006
Kevin Henkes Olive's Ocean (Book… by Sarah Ellis by Kevin Henkes2006
Skeleton Key by Anthony Horowitz2006
Son of the Mob by Gordon Korman2006
Nightmare Academy by Frank Peretti2006
Away Laughing on a Fast Camel: Even More Confessions of Georgia Nicolson by Louise Rennison2006
Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan2006
The Boy Who Couldn't Die by William Sleator2006
The Slippery Slope by Lemony Snicket2006
Eragon by Christopher Paolini2005
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J. K. Rowling2005
The Vampire's Assistant by Darren Shan2005
Shattered Mirror by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes2005
The Eternity Code by Eoin Colfer2005
Flipped by Wendelin Van Draanen2005
The House of the Scorpion by Nancy Farmer2005
Inkheart by Cornelia Funke2005
Among the Barons by Margaret Peterson Haddix2005
Point Blank by Anthony Horowitz2005
A Corner of the Universe by Ann M. Martin2005
Hangman's Curse (The Veritas Project Vol. 1) by Frank Peretti2005
Dancing in My Nuddy-Pants: Even Further Confessions of Georgia Nicolson by Louise Rennison2005
The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket2005
Surviving Hitler: A Boy in the Nazi Death Camps by Andrea Warren2005
Cirque du Freak: A Living Nightmare by Darren Shan2004
Cut by Patricia McCormick2004
What My Mother Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones2004
Holes by Louis Sachar2003
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling2003
A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks2003
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J. K. Rowling2002
The Lost Boy : A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family by Dave Pelzer2002
Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging by Louise Rennison2002
She Said Yes: The Unlikely Martyrdom of Cassie Bernall by Misty Bernall2001
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling2001
Raptor by Paul Zindel2001
A Child Called "It" by Dave Pelzer2000
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J. K. Rowling2000
Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul II by Jack Canfield2000
Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul by Jack Canfield1999
Angels Watching Over Me by Lurlene McDaniel1999
Out of the Dust by Karen Hesse1999
Freak the Mighty by Rodman Philbrick1998
The Doom Stone by Paul Zindel1998
Brian's Winter by Gary Paulsen1998
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen1997
The Lost World by Michael Crichton1997
Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing Hahn1997
Whispers from the Dead by Joan Lowery Nixon1996
The Giver by Lois Lowry1996
It Happened to Nancy: By an Anonymous Teenager, A True Story from Her Diary by Anonymous Teenager1996
Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton1995
The Client by John Grisham1995
Baby Alicia Is Dying by Lurlene McDaniel1995
Desperate Pursuit by Gloria Miklowitz1994
Locked in Time by Lois Duncan1994
Phone Calls by R. L. Stine1994
Hugh Glass, Mountain Man by Robert M. McClung1993
Fudge-a-Mania by Judy Blume1993
Missing Since Monday (Point) by Ann M. Martin1993
Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry1993
Dances with Wolves by Michael Blake1992
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen1992
Princess Ashley by Richard PeckGrades 10-121991
Ender's Game by Orson Scott CardGrades 10-121991
On a Pale Horse by Piers AnthonyGrades 10-121991
Trapped in Death Cave by Bill WallaceGrades 7-91991
Chain Letter by Christopher PikeGrades 7-91991
The Castle in the Attic by Elizabeth WinthropGrades 7-91991
Of Love and Shadows by Isabel AllendeGrades 10-121990
Watchers by Dean KoontzGrades 10-121990
The Clan of the Cave Bear by Jean M. AuelGrades 10-121990
Pet Sematary by Stephen KingGrades 10-121990
Someone Is Hiding on Alcatraz Island by Eve BuntingGrades 7-91990
Tiger Eyes by Judy BlumeGrades 7-91990
When the Phone Rang by Harry MazerGrades 7-91990
Red Dog by Bill WallaceGrades 7-91990
Superfudge by Judy Blume1989
The Ghosts of Departure Point by Eve Bunting1989
Soun Tetoken: Nez Perce Boy Tames a Stallion by Kenneth Thomasma1989


The Wyoming Library Association and the Wyoming State Literacy Association jointly sponsor three awards: the Buckaroo Book Award for children in grades K-3, the Indian Paintbrush Book Award for children in grades 4-6, and the Soaring Eagle Book Award for youth in grades 7-12. The purpose of these awards is to provide an opportunity for the youth of Wyoming to read and select favorite books and to honor the authors of those books.

WLA has a standing committee for each of the three awards. Each committee has four members appointed by the Wyoming State Literacy Association and four members appointed by the WLA president (two from the School Library/Media Personnel Interest Group and two from the Children's/YA Interest Group). All members serve three-year terms and there is one co-chair from each sponsoring group.

(English, Award granter)
The Soaring Eagle Book Award is an award given annually to books nominated and voted on by children in grades seven through twelve in Wyoming. The award is sponsored by the Wyoming Library Association and the Wyoming State Reading Council. (English, Member-written)


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