Madison Library District

Choice Awards

Tween Fiction NOMINEES FOR 2024

Voting begins August 20!

Find all the nominees below.


The One and Only Ruby
by Katherine Applegate

Now living in a wildlife sanctuary, Ruby’s caretaker from the elephant orphanage in Africa where she grew up is …

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The Last Kids on Earth
and the Monster Dimension

by Max Brallier

The last kids may have escaped the forbidden fortress by the skin of their teeth, but there isn’t much to celebrate. Thrull has what he …

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Minecraft: The Village
by Max Brooks

Journeying into the unknown is a scary prospect, but together Guy and Summer can navigate any challenge. The two castaways strike out in this …

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The Wild Robot Protects
by Peter Brown

Life for Roz and the animals on their island is perfect: wild, natural, harmonious. Her son Brightbill has even found a mate! But then, one day an …

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The Grace of Wild Things
by Heather Fawcett

Grace has never been good at anything except magic—not that anyone believes her. While other children are adopted from the orphanage, nobody wants …

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Arazan’s Wolves
by John Flanagan

When Maddie and Will get a message that dire wolves–huge misshapen changelings, much larger than regular wolves–have been marauding and …

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The Sky Over Rebecca
by Matthew Fox

When mysterious footprints appear in the Stockholm snow, ten-year-old Kara must discover where they’ve come from – and who they belong to. They lead …

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Spy School Goes North
by Stuart Gibbs

Ben Ripley and his friends are training in Alaska when Cyrus Hale is kidnapped by his old Russian nemesis. Ben, Erica, and the …

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Whale Done
by Stuart Gibbs

After an escaped kangaroo starts a fire that burns down his house, Teddy Fitzroy accepts an invitation to go to Malibu with his girlfriend, Summer, and …

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The Vanderbeekers
Ever After

by Karina Yan Glaser

The Vanderbeekers are looking forward to the wedding of two of their favorite people! But when one of the siblings receives a dire diagnosis, instead of …

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Evil Genius
by Chris Grabenstein

Jake McQuade’s the smartest kid in the universe—or at least he was. But just as his training with the secret agency known as the Consortium is …

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Just Gus
by McCall Hoyle

Gus is a livestock guardian dog with one job—protecting his farm from coyotes and foxes. He likes keeping the sheep, the chickens, and his …

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No Brainer
by Jeff Kinney

Up until now, middle school hasn’t exactly been a joyride for Greg Heffley. So when the town threatens to close the crumbling building, he’s not …

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Operation Do-Over
by Gordon Korman

Mason and Ty were once the very best of friends, like two nerdy sides of the same coin . . . until seventh grade, when Ava Petrakis came along. Now 

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The Swifts
by Beth Lincoln

On the day they are born, every Swift child is brought before the sacred family dictionary. They are given a name and a definition, one it’s assumed they …

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The Windeby Puzzle
by Lois Lowry

Estrild is not like the other girls in her village; she wants to be a warrior. Varick, the orphan boy who helps her train in spite of his twisted back, also …

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The Invisible Spy
by Lisa McMann

The Forgotten Five have made it to Estero to search for their missing supernatural criminal parents. With the help of their new allies, Lada and …

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The Wild Journey
of Juniper Berry

by Chad Morris
and Shelly Brown

Eleven-year-old Juniper Berry lives with her family deep in the wild woods. Living off the grid is pretty exciting, but her happy life in the wild ends abruptly when …

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Carnival Quest
by Brandon Mull

The Blue Falcons is a secret kid’s club that fights against a family of villainous magicians. Using an impressive arsenal of magical candy, Nate, Summer, Trevor, and Pigeon defeated …

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The Kingdom
Over the Sea

by Zohra Nabi

When twelve-year-old Yara’s mother passes away, she leaves behind a letter and a strange set of instructions. Yara must travel from the home she has …

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by Jennifer A. Nielsen

Hazel Rothbury is traveling all alone from her home in England aboard the celebrated ship Titanic. Following the untimely death of her father, Hazel’s mother is …

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Billy and the
Giant Adventure

by Jamie Oliver

Billy and his friends know that Waterfall Woods is out of bounds; strange things are rumoured to have happened there and no one in their village has …

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by Claribel A. Ortega

Every year, in the magical town of Ravenskill, Witchlings who participate in the Black Moon Ceremony are placed into covens and come into their powers as …

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by Marta Palazzesi

13-year-old Clay is a mud lark, one of the countless boys who survive by scavenging along the banks of the Thames. One day, while trying …

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A Horse Named Sky
by Rosanne Parry

Young colt Sky was born with the urge to run. Alongside his band, he moves across the range searching for fresh water and abundant grazing. But …

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City of the Dead
by James Ponti

Codename Kathmandu, better known as Kat, loves logic and order, has a favorite eight-digit number, and can spot a pattern from a mile away. So when a series of …

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The Chalice of the Gods
by Rick Riordan

Percy Jackson, modern-day son of Poseidon, is just trying to get through high school. After saving the world multiple times by battling monsters, Titans, and …

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The Sun and the Star
by Rick Riordan
and Mark Oshiro

As the son of Hades, Nico di Angelo has been through so much, from the premature deaths of his mother and sister, to being outed against his will, to …

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The Labors of
Hercules Beal

by Gary D. Schmidt

Herc Beal knows who he’s named after—a mythical hero—but he’s no superhero. He’s the smallest kid in his class. So when his homeroom teacher at his …

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Big Tree
by Brian Selznick

A mysterious voice has been speaking to Louise in her dreams. She and her brother Merwin are Sycamore seeds, who hope to one day set down roots and …

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