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Middle & Upper School Library: PA Young Readers Choice Awards

PYRC awards

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 collaboration in young adult and children’s literature, and to honor authors whose works have been recognized by the students of Pennsylvania.

Students who read at least 3 books in any grade list, may vote and receive a certificate of participation.

PA YRCA

PYRC Website

2020-2021 Winners

The Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award is sponsored by the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association. The purpose of the award is to promote the reading of quality books by young people in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to promote teacher and librarian involvement in children's and young adult literature, and to honor authors whose works have been recognized by the students of Pennsylvania.

 

2020-2021 Winners

Kindergarten-Grade 3
Can I Be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings


Grades 3-6
Wedgie & Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors; illustrated by Barbara Fisinger


Grades 6-8
New Kid by Jerry Craft


Young Adult
Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay

2021-2022 Nominated Book List