Welcome to the Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Wiki
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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.
list compiled by PYRCA committee members, and then vote for their favorite title. All PSLA members are encouraged to nominate titles for possible inclusion on the various grade level lists: Grades K-3, Grades 3-6, Grades 6-8, and Grades 9-12 (Young Adult).

Additional information may be found on the pages attached to this wiki or at the PSLA Homepage under Awards

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2015-2016 Winners


Kindergarten-Grade 3
The Monkey Goes Bananas by C. P. Bloom


Grades 3-6
El Deafo by Cece Bell


Grades 6-8
The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer L. Holm


Young Adult
Those Who Wish Me Dead by Michael Koryta