Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools. Below you will find some Award Winners from previous years. 

We also offer the upcoming Rebecca Caudill nominees list. Start reading early and you might just be able to read them all in time for next year's voting deadline! The 2017 list appears here, and can be found on the Rebecca Caudill 2017 list website.

 

Michael Vey: The Prisoner of Cell 25 Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781442468122
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Published: Simon Pulse - July 10th, 2012

2016 Winner


Legend. by Marie Lu Cover Image
$10.84
ISBN: 9780141339603
Availability: Special Order
Published: Puffin Books - February 1st, 2012

2105 Rebecca Caudill Winner


Wonder Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780375869020
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 14th, 2012

2014 Rebecca Caudill Winner


Smile Cover Image
By Raina Telgemeier, Stephanie Yue (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780545132060
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Published: Graphix - February 2010

2013 Winner


Powerless Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375844898
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Published: Yearling Books - April 5th, 2011

2012 Winner


The Hunger Games Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780439023528
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Published: Scholastic Press - July 3rd, 2010

2011 Winner


All the Lovely Bad Ones Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780547248783
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - August 2009

2010 Winner


The Lightning Thief Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780786838653
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Published: Hyperion Kids - March 2006

2009 Winner


Drums, Girls, and Dangerous Pie Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780545722865
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - April 29th, 2014

2008 Winner


So B. It Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780064410472
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Published: HarperTrophy - October 4th, 2005

2007 Winner


Eragon Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440240730
Availability: Special Order
Published: Laurel Leaf - June 12th, 2007

2006 Winner


Hoot Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780440419396
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Published: Yearling Books - December 27th, 2005

2005 Winner


Stormbreaker Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780142406113
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Published: Puffin Books - February 16th, 2006

2004 Winner


Fever 1793 Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780689848919
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - March 2002

2003 Winner


Holes Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780440414803
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Published: Yearling Books - May 9th, 2000

2002 Winner


Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Cover Image
By J. K. Rowling, Mary GrandPre (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780590353427
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - September 7th, 1999

2001 Winner


Ella Enchanted Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780064407052
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Published: HarperTrophy - April 19th, 2011

2000 Winner


Frindle Cover Image
By Andrew Clements, Brian Selznick (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689818769
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - February 1998

1999 Winner


Mick Harte Was Here Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780679882039
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Published: Random House Children's Books - August 27th, 1996

1998 Winner


The Best School Year Ever Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780064404921
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Published: HarperTrophy - April 12th, 2005

1997 Winner


The Giver Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780544336261
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - July 1st, 2014

1996 Winner


Flight #116 is Down! Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780590444798
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Published: Scholastic - July 1997

1995 Winner


Shiloh Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689835827
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - September 2000

1994 Winner


Maniac Magee Cover Image
$8.00
ISBN: 9780316809061
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Published: Little, Brown Young Readers - November 1999

1993 Winner


Number the Stars Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780547577098
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - May 2nd, 2011

1992 Winner


Matilda Cover Image
By Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142410370
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Published: Puffin Books - August 16th, 2007

1991 Winner


Wait Till Helen Comes: A Ghost Story Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780547028644
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Published: Clarion Books - April 21st, 2008

1990 Winner


The Dollhouse Murders Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823421725
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Published: Holiday House - October 15th, 2008

1989 Winner


The Indian in the Cupboard Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780375847530
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Published: Yearling Books - February 9th, 2010

1988 Winner