Nominate books for the 2015 ORCA

Throughout the month of March students in Oregon can vote for their favorite ORCA books. Check with your local library or school for ballots. As long as you have read at least 2 books in any one division, you are allowed to vote.

If you are a school or a library, here are links to paper ballots that you can use.
Once you have your final votes tallied, you can submit them here.

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The Oregon Reader’s Choice Award was started in 2010 as a way for Oregon children and young adults to read high quality, popular books and select the best of the best.

Use the links above to view the nominees for the 2013-2014 school year.  You can also post your comments about the books after you have read them.  After reading, or listening to, 2 or more books from one of the lists, you will be able to vote for your favorite book between March 1 and March 31, 2014.

The winners for the 2012-13 school year are:
Junior (Upper Elementary) Division: Meanwhile: Pick Any Path, 3856 Story Possibilities by Jason Shiga
Intermediate (Middle School) Division: Smile by Raina Telgemeier
Senior (High School) Division: Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

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