Library Learning Commons

YRCA 2021 - Voting April 7-14!

Lakeland grades 4-9 students can vote from April 7-14! 


Young Readers' Choice Award Nominated titles for 2021 (click on the grade levels to view the Collection lists in our catalogue)

Grades 4-6:

  • Sweep: The Story of a Girl and her Monster by Jonathan Auxier 
  • The Serpent’s Secret by Sayantani DasGupta 
  • Granted by John David Anderson 
  • Small Spaces by Katherine Arden 
  • Arlo Finch in the Valley of Fire by John August 
  • Wings of Fire. The Dragonet Prophecy (GN) by Tui T. Sutherland 
  • Positively Izzy (GN) by Terri Libenson 
  • Inkling by Kenneth Oppel 

Grades 7-9:

  • Impostors by Scott Westerfeld 
  • The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle by Leslie Connor 
  • No Fixed Address by Susin Nielsen-Fernlund
  • TBH: This is SO Awkward by Lisa Greenwald 
  • Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian 
  • City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab 
  • Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram 
  • The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo 

Read as many as you can before we vote for our favourites in April 2021!



Destiny Collections

If you're looking for books for certain grade levels or within specific genres, please try looking through our Collections.  If you log into Destiny with your student account, you can just click on "hold" or "add to favourites" when you find one you'd like.


Elementary (grades 3-6) Collection Examples

Great Chapter Books for Grade 3

Great Chapter Books for Grade 4

Great Chapter Books for Grades 5 & 6

Young Readers' Choice Award 2021 Elementary Nominees


Junior High - Young Adult (grades 7-9) Collection Examples

YA Biographies

YA Dystopian

YA Graphic Novels

YA Horror

YA Romance

Young Readers Choice Award 2021 Junior High Nominees


Please contact Ms. Lake if you have any questions or a suggestion for another Collection we could add.