Hyack Teen Read Award

NWPL and NWSS library are the sponsors of the Hyack Teen Read Award, which seeks to find New Westminsters’ teens favourite novel of the year.  Teens are asked to vote on their preference from a list of novels from a variety of genres.  The shortlist is chosen by New Westminster teens and librarians.  Votes are counted and published, with prizes awarded to teens who vote.

To vote on this year’s Hyack Teen Read Award, please complete this form.

Previous Results

2020 results
Best Novel: Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
Grand-prize tablet winner: Isobel W.

2017 results
Best Novel: Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova
Grand-prize tablet winner: Sam Candelaria

2016 Results
Best Novel : Sisters by Raina Teigelmeier
Grand-prize tablet winner: Savanah

2015 Results
Best Novel: Our Interrupted Fairy Tale by Megan Williams
Grand prize e-reader winner: Jennifer Dewan

2014 Results
Best Novel: Remote by Colin MacKay

2013 Results
Best Novel: 13 Reasons Why. Jay Asher.
Grand-Prize E-reader Winner: Kaylia Dunleavy

2012 Results
Best Novel: I am number four. Pittacus Lore.  Harper Collins 2010.
Grand Prize E-reader Winner: Luke McAndless-Davis. 
Fave book: Dracula. Bram Stoker. Vintage Classics. First published 1897.

2011 Results
Best Novel:  Swim the fly. Don Calame. Candlewick 2009.