Category Archives: Oregon Reader’s Choice Awards

The winners of the 2017 ORCA and nominees for the 2018 ORCA have been announced!

The 2017 Oregon Reader’s Choice Awards winners were announced at the Oregon Library Association/Oregon Association of School Libraries conference in Salem. The winners are: Upper Elementary: El Deafo by Cece Bell       Middle School: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander … Continue reading

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Thanks to everyone who voted for the 2017 ORCA!

Voting has now closed. Winners of the 2017 ORCA and nominees for the 2018 ORCA will be announced on April 22 at the Oregon Library Association/Oregon Association of School Libraries conference in Salem. This blog will be updated shortly thereafter.

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It’s time for Oregon kids and teens to vote for the 2017 ORCA!

It’s time to vote for the 2017 Oregon Reader’s Choice Award!  Students in elementary, middle or high school who have read two or more books in any of the three divisions, may vote for their favorite in that division.  Votes … Continue reading

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2016-2017 Orca Nominees

Upper Elementary Division (Grades 3-5) El Deafo by Cece Bell The Madman of Piney Woods by Christopher Paul Curtis Under the Egg by Laura Marx Fitzgerald By the Grace of Todd by Louise Galveston Operation Bunny by Sally Gardner Gabriel Finley and the Raven’s Riddle by George … Continue reading

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The 2016 Oregon Reader’s Choice Awards have been announced, and the winners are….. Upper Elementary (Grades 3 -5) Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein Middle Division (Grades 6 – 8) Counting by 7’s by Holly Goldberg Sloan High … Continue reading

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The Voters

Here is the final, final list of schools and libraries from around Oregon who voted for this year’s ORCA winners.  To all the teachers, librarians and others who made it possible for their students to participate and vote: THANK YOU!!!  … Continue reading

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Thank you for voting!

The votes are in.  Thank you to all of the schools and libraries around the state that participated in choosing this year’s Oregon Reader’s Choice Award winners.  If you don’t see your organization in the list below, please email orca@olaweb.org … Continue reading

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