Massachusetts Teen Choice Book Award

And the Winner is...

Nearly 3,000 teens in the Commonwealth have spoken and the winning book for the first Massachusetts Teen Choice Book Award is...

Video created by 7th grader Kermit from Sharon, MA.

THANK YOU to all the teens of Massachusetts who voted and to all the participating public & school librarians who set up voting stations!

Welcome to the home of Massachusetts' NEW Teen Choice Book Award! This is the only award in the Bay State that invites students in grades 7-12 to select their top new books of the year!

The list of nominees has been curated by a committee of public librarians, school library media specialists and educators. Teens are invited to read the titles starting now through the summer of 2022 and vote for their favorite books in September! The top teen choices will be announced in October 2022 at the Massachusetts Library Association's Teen Book Summit.