Tuesday, March 3, 2015

CCRSB Teen Reader’s Choice Award

Attention all CEC students! It’s time to participate in the fourth annual CCRSB Teen Reader's Choice Award. This year's top ten books are as follows:

  • Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
  • I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
  • In The Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters
  • The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi by Neal Bascomb 
  • Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys
  • Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
  • Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern
  • War Brothers by Sharon E. McKay and Daniel Lafrance
  • We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
  • The Young Elites by Marie Lu
Beginning on March 3rd, participants are encouraged to read one or more of these books and discuss the titles on an online forum with other CCRSB students. Voting for your favourite book from this list will take place until May 19th. A winner will be announced on May 26th. Students will be able to vote electronically online or in the library by paper ballot.

During the May 26th awards ceremony a draw will be held with the prize being a Cole's gift certificate. This ceremony will take place at noon time (12 p.m.) in the library. 

Students must participate in the TRCA to be eligible for the draw.