Junior Book Award Resources


13-14 JBA Nominees 13-14 JBA Activity Guide
Nominee Bookmarks
The Running Dream 
by Wendelin Van Draanen
12-13 JBA Nominees 12-13 JBA Activity Guide

by Mike Lupica

11-12 JBA Nominees 11-12 JBA Activity Guide* Heart of a Shepherd 
by Roseanne Parry
10-11 JBA Nominees 10-11 JBA ActivityGuide The Hunger Games 
by Suzanne Collins
09-10 JBA Nominees 09-10 JBA PPT Schooled 
by Gordon Korman
08-09 JBA Nominees 08-09 JBA Activity Guide Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam 
by Cynthia Kadohata
07-08 JBA Nominees 07-08 JBA Activity Guide The Lightning Thief 
by Rick Riordan
06-07 JBA Nominees 06-07 JBA Activity Guide So B. It 
by Sarah Weeks
05-06 JBA Nominees 05-06 JBA Activity Guide The House of the Scorpion 
by Nancy Farmer
04-05 JBA Nominees 04-05 JBA Activity Guide Stormbreaker 
by Anthony Horowitz
03-04 JBA Nominees 03-04 JBA Activity Guide Flipped 
by W. Van Draanen
02-03 JBA Nominees 02-03 JBA Activity Guide Jade Greene: A Ghost Story 
by P. Naylor
*Apologies for missing content. 


Past Junior Book Award Winners:

Year Author Title
2015 Bodeen, S. A. The Raft
2014 Van Draanen, Wendelin The Running Dream
2013 Lupica, Mike Hero
2012 Parry, Roseanne Heart of a Shepherd
2011 Collins, Suzanne The Hunger Games
2010 Korman, Gordon Schooled
2009 Kadohata, Cynthia Cracker!: The Best Dog in Vietnam
2008 Riordan, Rick The Lightning Thief
2007 Weeks, Sarah So B. It
2006 Farmer, Nancy The House of the Scorpion
2005 Horowitz, Anthony Stormbreaker
2004 Van Draanen, Wendelin Flipped
2003 Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds Jade Green: A Ghost Story 
2002 Gorman, Carol Dork in Disguise
2001 Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
2000 Bloor, Edward Tangerine
1999 Spinelli, Jerry Crash
1998 Park, Barbara Mick Harte Was Here
1997 Hesse, Karen Phoenix Rising
1996 MacLachlan, Patricia Baby
1995 Wright, Betty Wren The Ghost in the House
1994 Hahn, Mary Downing Stepping on the Cracks
1993 Hahn, Mary Downing Dead Man in Indian Creek


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