The results are in! 890 votes were cast and the winner is One of Us Is Lying by Karen McManus. An award-winning contemporary, young adult, mystery novel, this is McManus’ debut title. Her second novel, Two Can Keep a Secret, was released on 8 January 2019.
The full list of nominees, ordered by number of votes received, is:
One of Us Is Lying by Karen McManus (227)
57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater (107)
Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson; illus. by Emily Carroll (106)
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds (86)
Far from the Tree by Robin Benway (82)
Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner (76)
Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia (74)
The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe (57)
City of Saints & Thieves by Natalie C. Anderson (41)
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo (34)
CCRSB Library Services would like to extend a huge thank you to all participating students for making this program a great success! It couldn’t have happened without you!