Kids: Young Reader's Choice Award, 2014 Nominees

Junior Division (Grades 4 to 6) 
Intermediate Division (Grades 7 to 9)


Senior Division (Grades 10 to 12)

The Young Reader's Choice Award was established in 1940 to promote reading for enjoyment among children. The award is sponsored by the Pacific Northwest Library Association.  Children in the Pacific Northwest who read at least two of the nominated titles are eligible to vote in March of each year. 

Junior Division (Grades 4 to 6) 

Cabin Fever by Jeff Kinney

Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick

13 Gifts by Wendy Mass

The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson (not owned by SPL)

Darth Paper Strikes Back by Tom Angleberger

The Last Council by Kazu Kibuishi

Big Nate Out Loud by Lincoln Peirce (not owned by SPL)

The Medusa Plot by Gordon Korman




Intermediate Division (Grades 7 to 9)

The Son of Neptune by Rick Riordan

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys

Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater

Okay for Now by Gary D. Schmidt

The Outcasts John Flanagan

Legend by Marie Lu

Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25 by Richard Evans

This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel


Senior Division (Grades 10 to 1 2) 


Divergent by Veronica Roth

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Angel: A Maximum Ride Novel by James Patterson
Tiger's Curse by Colleen Houck
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier
Ready, Player One by Ernest Cline
Karma by Cathy Ostlere (not owned by SPL)

A list of previous Young Reader's Choice Award Winners is also available on the SPL website.