California Young Reader Medal Voting

CYRM 2017 Voting for Students


Voting is taking place for the California Young Reader Medal now through April 1.

For ballots and further information visit:

2017 Nominees

Picture Books

Night Animals by Gianna Marino

If You Plant a Seed by Kadir Nelson

The Snatchabook By Helen Docherty

The Book With No Pictures by BJ Novak

Gaston by Kelly DiPuccio

Picture Books for Older Readers

The Right Word: Roget and his Thesaurus

  by Jennifer Fisher Bryant

Barbed Wire Baseball by Marissa Moss

The Noisy Paintbox: The Colors and Sounds of Kadinsky’s Art by Barb Rosenstock

Intermediate Books

Ms. Rapscott’s Girls by Elise Primavera

Pax by Sara Pennypacker and Jon Klassen

Dash by Kirby Larson

Middle School/Junior High

A Night Divided by Jennifer Nielsen

Tesla’s Attic by Neil Shusterman

All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Conner

Young Adult

Orbiting Jupiter by Gary Schmidt

Salt to the Sea by Ruda Sepetys

The Hired Girl Laura Amy Schlitz