ORCA Winners and Nominees

The 2015 Oregon Reader’s Choice Award winners were announced today at the Oregon Library Association conference in Eugene.  The winners are:

Upper Elementary Division

oneandonlyivanThe One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate

Middle School Division

ungiftedUngifted by Gordon Korman

High School Division

faultThe Fault in our Stars by John Green

Nominees for the 2016 ORCA were also announced.  They are:

Upper Elementary Division

True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp by Kathi Appelt

Jinx by Sage Blackwood

Flora & Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo

Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

A Tangle of Knots by Lisa Graff

Donner Dinner Party by Nathan Hale

Mountain Dog by Margarita Engle

Rooftoppers by Katherine Rundell

Middle School Division
Serafina’s Promise by Ann E. Burg

Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger

Etched in Clay: The Life of Dave, Enslaved Potter and Poet by Andrea Cheng

Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant by Tony Cliff

Counting by 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan

The Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and A Boy Called Eel by Deborah Hopkinson

One Came Home by Amy Timberlake

Brotherhood by Anne Westrick

High School Division
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black

The Boys in the Boat:Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown

The Living by Matt de la Pena

The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson

Reality Boy by A.S. King

More Than This by Patrick Ness

Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick

All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill


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2 Responses to ORCA Winners and Nominees

  1. Jessalynn says:

    Mountain Dog by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel – is this supposed to be Mountain Dog by Margarita Engle, or Secret of the Mountain Dog by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel?

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