Winners!! The winners of the Grand Canyon Reader Award for 2013 are:
Picture- Art & Max by David Wiesner
Non-Fiction- 1+1=5: And Other Unlikely Additions by David LaRochelle
Intermediate- Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
Tween- The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan
Art and Max 5018 Children/Pets 3409 Grumpy Cats 1770 Perfect Square 2244 Plot Chickens 1660 Sneezy Louise 1343 Sophie Peterman 4739 Tadpole Rex 1855 Tell Truth B.B. 2821 These Hands 675 Pirates 1199
1+1 1853 Guinea Pigs 1244 Hot Diggity 1196 It's Snowing 262 Meet Howlers 360 Lizards 1118 Orangutans 892 Someone/Toothbrush 522 Tree Counts 332 Yucky Worms 585 Experiment/Rocks 91
Mr. Terupt 445 Crowfield 168 Emily's 103 Familiars 350 Hide & Seek 220 Ninth Ward 107 Noodle Pie 84 Shadows 221 Touch Blue 151 Turtle 252
After Ever 63 Countdown 26 Death Cloud 36 Matched 144 Mockingbird 99 Ok for Now 48 Payback 39 Red Pyramid 184 Roar 58
Rock & River 14
Total votes 38,000
The Grand Canyon Reader Award is a reader award program for students in Arizona. Students vote annually on their favorite book in the following categories: Picture, Non-Fiction, Intermediate, Tween and Teen (which will be a voting optional category). Please like us on Facebook.
2014 Grand Canyon Reader Award Nominees
2013 Grand Canyon Reader Award Nominees
Please see the previous winners page for voting totals and runner-ups.
Battle of the Book questions for the intermediate books
Kerrlita Westrick and Shirley Berow are the Co-chairs of the Grand Canyon Reader Award Committee. If you are interested in becoming a member of the selection committee for the 2012 nominees or have questions about the Grand Canyon Reader Award, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. To be on the committee it is recommended that you are a member of the Arizona Library Association or the Arizona Reading Association, but it is not a requirement at this time.
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