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Kahne Tarter

Jenna Ives

Brooke Webb

Jeremie Pilominos

Mariah Ostlund

Alex Orendorff

Michael White

Paisley Jones

Colton Frisbie

Kaysi Cappello


MILLION WORD EARNERS

Kahne Tarter (2M), Jenna Ives, Jeremie Pilominos

Newbery Medal

The John Newbery Medal is a literary award given by the Association for Library Service to the author of "the most distinguished contributions to American literature for children".

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2022 Honor Books

2022 Medal Winner

 

The Last Cuentista

by Donna Barba Higuera

Snak e Falls to  Earth by Darcie Little Badger

A Snake Falls to Earth by Darcie Little Badger

Red, White, and Whole  by Rajani LaRocca

Red, White, and Whole by Rajani LaRocca

Other Words for Home

Too Bright to See by Kyle Lukoff

Genisis Begins Again

Watercress by Andrea Wang

medal

The California Young Reader Medal (CYRM) program encourages recreational reading of popular literature among the young people of our state. California children nominate, read, and vote for the winners of the California Young Reader Medal.

CYRM 2022

Middle School/Jr High

WINNER

Jigsaw Jungle

THE JIGSAW JUNGLE BY KRISTIN LEVINE

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WINTERHOUSE BY BEN GUTERSON

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NOWHERE BOY BY KATHERINE MARSH

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FIGHTING WORDS BY KIMBERLY BRUBAKER BRADLEY

Young Adult

WINNER

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

The Fountains of Silence by Ruta Sepetys

A HEART IN A BODY IN THE WORLD BY DEB CALETTI

A HEART IN A BODY IN THE WORLD BY DEB CALETTI

UNCLAIMED BAGGAGE BY JEN DOLL

UNCLAIMED BAGGAGE BY JEN DOLL

WITH THE FIRE ON HIGH BY ELIZABETH ACEVEDO

WITH THE FIRE ON HIGH BY ELIZABETH ACEVEDO

Intermediate

WINNER

THE REMARKABLE JOURNEY OF COYOTE SUNRISE BY DAN GEMEINHART

THE REMARKABLE JOURNEY OF COYOTE SUNRISE BY DAN GEMEINHART

THE CANYON'S EDGE  by Dusti Bowling

THE CANYON'S EDGE BY DUSTI BOWLING

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THE LION OF MARS BY JENNIFER L. HOLM

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GOLD RUSH GIRL BY AVI

Book Recommendations and Award Winner Websites

2021 Amazon’s Best children’s books/YA Books:
https://www.amazon.com/b/ref=s9_acss_bw_cg_BOTMKT21_1a1_w?node=17296238011&pf_rd_m=ATVPDKIKX0DER&pf_rd_s=merchandised-search-4&pf_rd_r=NMAMJJBVFS9PK99XT8K0&pf_rd_t=101&pf_rd_p=838153ea-dec2-4410-98e0-0b01c152aea7&pf_rd_i=17296227011

2022 American Library Association’s Notable Children's Books: http://www.ala.org/alsc/awardsgrants/notalists/ncb

2022 Bank Street’s Best Children's Books of the Year: https://www.bankstreet.edu/library/center-for-childrens-literature/childrens-book-committee/best-childrens-books-of-the-year/edition/

2022 Children's Literature Assembly’s Notable Children’s Books in the Language Arts: http://www.childrensliteratureassembly.org/notables.html

2022 Cooperative Children’s Book Center Best Books of the year:  https://uwmadison.app.box.com/s/hmnztldy1slj3zy1imz9541rt9t8cxtl

2020  Kirkus Young Readers: https://www.kirkusreviews.com/news-and-features/articles/kirkus-prize-2020-the-young-readers-finalists/

2022 Michael L. Printz Award:https://www.ala.org/yalsa/printz-award


2021 National Book Awards: https://www.nationalbook.org/awards-prizes/national-book-awards-2021/?cat=ypl


2022 Publisher’s Weekly Best Children's and YA: https://best-books.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2022

2021 School Library Journal’s Best Books: https://www.slj.com/page/best-books-2021

2022 William C. Morris Debut YA Award: http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/william-c-morris-debut-ya-award


2022 Young Adult Library Services Association's Best Fiction: https://www.ala.org/yalsa/2022-best-fiction-young-adults