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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.


2023-2024 Winners

Kindergarten-Grade 3
The Yawns Are Coming by Christopher Eliopoulos

Grades 3-6
Cat Ninja by Matthew Cody and Yehudi Mercado

Grades 6-8
Black Brother, Black Brother by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Young Adult

I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys

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