Middle School Winner

book cover of Girl, Stolen

Girl, Stolen by April Henry

Middle School Honor

book cover of Matched

Matched by Ally Condie

High School Winner

book cover of Divergent

Divergent by Veronica Roth

High School Honor

book cover of rot and ruin

Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry

2012-2013 Nominees:



Girl, Stolen April Henry Middle School WINNER!
Matched Ally Condie | Middle School HONOR!
Brain Jack Brian Falkner Middle School
Coming of the Dragon Rebecca Barnhouse | Middle School
The Grimm Legacy Polly Shulman | Middle School
How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous Georgia Bragg Middle School
Kick Walter Dean Myers and Ross Workman | Middle School
Okay For Now Gary Schmidt | Middle School
Payback Time Carl Deuker Middle School
The Properties of Water Hannah Roberts McKinnon Middle School
Small as an Elephant Jennifer Richard Jacobson Middle School
The Summer Before Boys Nora Raleigh Baskin Middle School
Trapped Michael Northrop Middle School
Wild Life Cynthia DeFelice Middle School
Wonderstruck Brian Selznick Middle School
Z Michael Thomas Ford | Middle School

High School

Divergent Veronica Roth | High School WINNER!
Rot & Ruin Jonathan Maberry | High School HONOR!
Anna and the French Kiss Stephanie Perkins | High School
Ashes Ilsa Bick High School
Beauty Queens Libba Bray | High School
Berlin Boxing Club Robert Sharenow High School
Blood Red Road Moira Young | High School
Exposed Kimberly Marcus High School
I'll Be There Holly Goldberg Sloan   High School
Leverage Joshua C. Cohen | High School
Please Ignore Vera Dietz A.S. King | High School
Split Swati Avasthi | High School
Starcrossed Ransom Riggs   High School
Stupid Fast Geoff Herbach | High School
Want to Go Private? Sarah Darer Littman | High School

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