Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards Program

The purpose of the Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Awards Program is to promote reading of quality books by young people in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to encourage teacher / librarian collaboration in young adult and children’s literature, and to honor authors whose works have been recognized by the students of Pennsylvania.

PSLA AWARDS
Distinguished Service Award
PSLA Presidential Award
Outstanding Pennsylvania Author and/or Illustrator
Outstanding School Administrator (Building or District)
Outstanding Pennsylvania School Library
Pennsylvania School Library Innovators
Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Program
2020-2021 Winners

Kindergarten-Grade 3
Can I Be Your Dog? by Troy Cummings

Grades 3-6
Wedgie & Gizmo by Suzanne Selfors; illustrated by Barbara Fisinger

Grades 6-8
New Kid by Jerry Kraft

Young Adult
Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay

2021-2022 Nominated Titles

Please click the links below for more detailed information about the Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards Program.

Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Website

Program Tools: Best Practices and Helpful Hints

Previous Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Winners

Thank You Letters from Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Winners