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PA Young Reader's Choice

Winners of the 2017 PA Young Reader's Choice Award

Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Nominees 2017

Grades K-3 nominees:
Author: Title:
Andrews, Troy & Bryan Collier Trombone Shorty
Barton, Bethany I’m Trying to Love Spiders
de la Peña, Matt & Christian Robinson Last Stop on Market Street
Dutcher, Jim & Jamie Dutcher A Friend for Lakota: The Incredible True Story of a Wolf Who Braved Bullying
Himmelman, John Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny
Mattick, Lindsay & Sophie Blackall Finding Winnie
Petty, Dev & Mike Boldt I Don’t Want to Be a Frog
Regan, Dian Curtis & Robert Neubecker Space Boy and His Dog
Rocco, John Blizzard
Sarcone-Roach, Julia The Bear Ate Your Sandwich
Sayre, April Pulley Raindrops Roll
Shea, Bob Ballet Cat: The Totally Secret Secret
Sis, Peter Ice Cream Summer
Willems, Mo & Tony DiTerlizzi The Story of Diva and Flea
Winick, Judd Hilo: The Boy Who Crashed to Earth
Grades 3-6 nominees:
Barnett, Mac & Jory John The Terrible Two
Beasley, Cassie Circus Mirandus
DeFelice, Cynthia Fort
Draper, Sharon M. Stella by Starlight
Frank, John & London Ladd Lend a Hand: Poems about Giving
Holm, Jennifer L. & Matthew Holm Sunny Side Up
Holub, Joan & Suzanne Williams Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom
Lloyd, Natalie A Snicker of Magic
Primavera, Elise Ms. Rapscott’s Girls
Rosenstock, Barb & S. D. Schindler Ben Franklin’s Big Splash
Roy, Katherine Neighborhood Sharks: Hunting with the Great Whites 
Tonatiuh, Duncan Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras
Van Vleet, Carmella & Karen Donnelly Eliza Bing is (Not) a Big, Fat Quitter
Vernon, Ursula Harriet the Invincible!
Weeks, Sarah Honey