Friday, February 17, 2012

CCRSB Teen Reader’s Choice Award

Across CCRSB approximately 2500 ballots have been cast and counted and the following books, listed in alphabetic order, have made the top ten.

Crank by Ellen Hopkins
Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer

From now until May 13, students are encouraged to read a nominated book(s), discuss it with their friends and online at, and then vote for their favourite. The voting process will take place from April 25 to May 14. Voting will be available online and by paper ballot.

The 2011-2012 CCRSB Teen Reader’s Choice Award winning book will be announced at the end of May.

At this time I would like to thank the teachers and students at CEC who participated in the nomination process. As a result of your efforts CEC placed 502 nominations.

Pease drop by the library to check out one of these books, post a comment to the blog, and enter your name for a draw.