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Young Reader's Choice Awards

Nominated Titles For 1998

Students from Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Oregon, Montana and Washington who have read (or listened to) two books in either or both categories vote for their favorites.

Youth Division (Grades 4-8)

*Avi. Poppy
(Orchard) 0-531-09483-9 $15.95
(Camelot) 0380727692 $4.50

*Curtis, Christopher Paul. The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
(Delacorte) 0-385-32175-9 $14.95
Audio Cassette-- (Bantam Books-Audio) 0553477862 $18.99

*Furlong, Monica. Robin's Country
(Knopf) 0679843329
(Trumpet) 0-440-83771-5

*Haddix, Margaret Peterson. Running Out of Time
(Simon & Schuster) 0-689-80084 $15.00
(Aladdin) 0689812361 $3.99

*Kehret, Peg. Danger at the Fair
(Cobblehill/Dutton) 0-525-65182-9 $14.99

*Mikaelsen, Ben. Stranded
(Hyperion) 0-7868-0072-0 $15.95
(Hyperion) 0786811099 $4.95

*Park, Barbara. Mick Harte Was Here
(Knopf) 0679870881 $15.00
(Bullseye/Random) 0679882030 $4.95

*Rubinstein, Gillian. Galax-Arena: A Novel
(Simon & Schuster) 0-689-80136-X $15.00
(Simon & Schuster) 0-689-812353

*Sachar, Louis. Wayside School Gets a Little Stranger
(William Morrow) 068813694X $16.00
(Avon/Camelot) 0-380-72381-6 $4.50

*Smith, Roland. Thunder Cave
(Hyperion) 0-7868-0068-2 $16.95
(Hyperion) 0-7868-1159 $5.95

*Wynne-Jones, Tim. Some of the Kinder Planets
(Orchard) 0-531-09451-0 $15.95
(Puffin) 0140380698 $3.99

*Yep, Laurence. Later, Gator
(Hyperion) 0-7868-0059-3 $13.95
(Disney Press) 0786811609 $4.50 (May 1, 1997)

Senior Division (Grades 9-12)

*Cormier, Robert. In the Middle of the Night
(Delacorte) 0-385-32158-9 $15.95
(Dell/Laureleaf) 0440226864 $4.99

*Cushman, Karen. The Midwife's Apprentice
(Clarion) 0-395-69229-6 $10.95
(Trophy) 006440630-X $4.50
Audio Cassette (Bantam Books-Audio) 0553477986 $16.99

*Haywood, Gar Anthony. Bad News Travels Fast
(Putnam) 0-399-14017-4 $21.95
(Berkley Publishing Group) 0425154645 $5.99
Audio Cassette (Brilliance Corp) 1567401228 $7.99
Audio Cassette (Brilliance Corp) 156100636X $23.95

*Lynch, Chris. Slot Machine
(HarperCollins) 0-06-023585-3 $14.95
(Trophy) 0-64471403 $4.50

*White, Ellen Emerson. The Road Home
(Scholastic) 0-590-46737-9 $15.95

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