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Manitoba Young Readers Choice Awards


The 2017 MYRCA winner is The Dogs by Allan Stratton.  The 2017 MYRCA Honour books are The Blackthorn Key by Kevin Sands and MiNRS by Kevin Sylvester.

The MYRCA Shortlist for 2018 has been released.  We will be purchasing these books, and will have them ready for our Grade 5-8 students to sign out in the fall.  The titles are below for those of you who may want to purchase them or borrow them from the Public Library.  Note: (YA) means they are suitable for Grade 7 and up.

A Boy Named Queen by Sara Cassidy

Born With: Erika & Gianni by Lorna Schultz Nicholson

Heart of a Champion by Ellen Schwartz

Look Out for the Fitzgerald Trouts! by Esta Spalding

Mark of the Plague by Kevin Sands

OCDaniel by Wesley King

Pandas on the East Side by Gabrielle Prendergast

Prisoner of Warren by Andreas Oertel

Root Beer Candy and Other Miracles by Shari Green

Slide by Norah McClintock

Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard by Jonathan Auxier

The Inn Between by Marina Cohen

The Nameless City by Faith Erin Hicks

The Road to Ever After by Moira Young

The Skeleton Tree by Iain Lawrence

Yellow Dog by Mariam Korner

Rebel of the Sands by Alwyn Hamilton (YA)

Shooter by Caroline Pignot (YA)

Click here for a Slideshow of this years' books.