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AWARD WINNERS: Pacific Northwest Young Readers Choice Award

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Skeleton man Teen Book Skeleton man

Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

2004 WINNER. Molly's knowledge of and immersion in her Mohawk heritage is something she takes for granted, as is the wisdom that comes from understanding the traditional tales. Bruchac weaves an incredibly scary story of a girl whose warm, contented family is suddenly torn apart.

Because of Winn-Dixie Juvenile Book Because of Winn-Dixie

DiCamillo, Kate.

2003 WINNER. Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.

Bud, not Buddy Juvenile Book Bud, not Buddy

Curtis, Christopher Paul.

2002 WINNER. In this Newbery Medal-winning novel, ten-year-old Bud is a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression. Bud escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father--the renowned band leader, H.E. Calloway of Grand Rapids.

Holes Teen Book Holes

Sachar, Louis, 1954-

2001 WINNER. Stanley Yelnats is under a curse. A curse that began with his no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealing-great-great-grandfather and has since followed generations of Yelnats. Now Stanley has been unjustly sent to a boys' detention center, Camp Green Lake, where the warden makes the boys "build character" by spending all day, every day, digging holes: five feet wide and five feet deep. It doesn't take long for Stanley to realize there's more than character improvement going on at Camp Green Lake. The boys are digging holes because the warden is looking for something. Stanley tries to dig up the truth in this inventive and darkly humorous tale of crime and punishment--and redemption.

A mouse called Wolf Juvenile Book A mouse called Wolf

King-Smith, Dick.

2000 WINNER. A mouse with an unusual name shares his musical gift with a widowed concert pianist.

Frindle Juvenile Book Frindle

Clements, Andrew, 1949-

1999 WINNER. Nicholas Allen is not a troublemaker -- he's just creative. When he decides to liven things up in Mrs. Granger's fifth grade language arts class, he comes up with the greatest plan yet. He invents a new word for a pen -- "frindle." It doesn't take long for frindle to take root and soon the excitement spreads beyond the school and town and unleashes a series of events that rapidly spins out of control.

Wayside School gets a little stranger Juvenile Book Wayside School gets a little stranger

Sachar, Louis, 1954-

1998 WINNER. Unusual things continue to happen in the classroom on the thirtieth floor of Wayside School, which was accidentally built sideways with one classroom on each story.

Nasty, stinky sneakers Juvenile Book Nasty, stinky sneakers

Bunting, Eve, 1928-

1997 WINNER. Will ten-year-old Colin find his missing stinky sneakers in time to enter The Stinkiest Sneakers in the World contest?

Terror at the zoo Juvenile Book Terror at the zoo

Kehret, Peg.

1995 WINNER. Ellen Streater's perfect birthday present -- an overnight camp-out at the zoo -- turns to terror as the kids discover they're being stalked by an escaped convict. Their only chance is Ellen's crazy science project on animal communication.

An Accelerated Reader(R) title

Shiloh Juvenile Book Shiloh

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

1994 WINNER. There's nothing eleven-year-old Marty Preston enjoys more than spending time up in the hills behind his home near Friendly, West Virginia. But this time is different. This time Marty sees a young beagle on the road past the old Shiloh school-house. Marty feels sure the dog is being abused by his owner. When the dog runs away to Marty's house, his parents say he must bring him back. But it hurts Marty to return the runaway dog to his cruel master. That's when Marty secretly decides he'll do anything to save the dog he names Shiloh.

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