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Are you looking for a good book? Check out the books listed below. These titles are from the 2012-2013 Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award Program.  Enjoy!

Kindergarten to Grade 3

Miss Brooks Loves Books (And I Don't) by Barbara Bottner
The Trouble with Chicken by Doreen Cronin
Energy Island: How One Community Harnessed the Wind and Changed Their World by Allan Drummond
First Garden: The White House Garden and How It Grew by Robbin Gourley
Winter's Tail: How One Little Dolphin Learned to Swim Again by Juliana, Isabella and Craig Hatkoff
Squish: Super Amoeba by Jennifer and Matthew Holm
Dust Devil by Anne Isaacs
Jim Henson: The Guy Who Played with Puppets by Kathleen Krull
The Everything Machine by Matt Novak
Memoirs of a Goldfish by Devin Scillian
Tell the Truth B.B. Wolf by Judy Sierra
The Little Red Pen by Janet Stevens and Susan Stevens Crummel
Won-Ton: A Cat Tale Told in Haiku by Lee Wardlaw
EllRay Jakes Is Not a Chicken by Sally Warner
Frankie Pickle and the Mathematical Menace by Eric Wight

Grade 3 to Grade 6

Unforgettable Season: The Story of Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams and the Record-Setting Summer of '41 by Phil Bildner
Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea
Spunky Tells All by Ann Cameron
The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a Tale by Carmen Agra Deedy and Randall Wright
Titanic Sinks! by Barry Denenberg
Tuesdays at the Castle by Jessica Day George
Belly Up by Stuart Gibbs
The Boy Who Invented TV: The Story of Philo Farnsworth by Kathleen Krull
Benjamin Franklinstein Lives! by Larry David Tuxbury and Matthew McElligott
Masters of Disaster by Gary Paulsen
Around the World by Matt Phelan
Aliens on Vacation by Clete Barrett Smith
Emerald Atlas by John Stephens
My Life as a Book by Janet Tashjian
Meadowlands: A Wetlands Survival Story by Thomas F. Yezerski