Madison Library District

Choice Awards

TEEN FICTION NOMINEES FOR 2018

Voting has ended for 2018.

Find all the winning titles below.

Winners

1. The Noble Servant
by Melanie Dickerson

She lost everything to the scheme of an evil servant. But she might just gain what she’s always wanted…if she makes it in time.  The impossible was

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2. Renegades
by Marissa Meyer

The Renegades are a syndicate of prodigies — humans with extraordinary abilities — who emerged from the ruins of a crumbled society and established peace and…

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3. Turtles All the Way Down
by John Green

Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and…

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4. The Hate U Give
by Angie Thomas

Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she…

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5. Strange the Dreamer
by Laini Taylor

The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his…

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6. The Battlemage
by Taran Matharu

The epic conclusion to the New York Times–bestselling Summoner trilogy, by Taran Matharu! Fletcher and his friends fight for survival in the ether, where they pursue a mortally dangerous quest to

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7. By Your Side
by Kasie West

When Autumn Collins finds herself accidentally locked in the library for an entire weekend, she doesn’t think things could get any worse. But that’s before she…

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8. The Librarian of Auschwitz
by Antonio Iturbes

Based on the experience of real-life Auschwitz prisoner Dita Kraus, this is the incredible story of a girl who risked her life to keep the magic of books alive during the…

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9. Warcross
by Marie Lu

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu – when a game called Warcross takes the world by storm, one girl hacks her way into its dangerous depths. For the millions who…

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10. Alex, Approximately
by Jenn Bennett

The one guy Bailey Rydell can’t stand is actually the boy of her dreams—she just doesn’t know it yet. Classic movie fan Bailey “Mink” Rydell has spent months crushing on a

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Other Nominees

Duels and Deception
by Cindy Anstey

Miss Lydia Whitfield, heiress to the family fortune, has her future entirely planned out. She will run the family estate until…

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Flame in the Mist
by Renee Ahdieh

The only daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has always known she’d been raised for one purpose and one purpose only…

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Refuge for Masterminds
by Kathleen Baldwin

It’s 1814. Napoleon has escaped his imprisonment on Elba. Britain is at war on four fronts. And at Stranje House, a School for Unusual…

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Wonder Woman: Warbringer
by Leigh Bardugo

Princess Diana longs to prove herself to her legendary warrior sisters. But when the opportunity finally comes, she throws away her chance at…

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Empress of a Thousand Skies
by Rhoda Belleza

The only surviving heir to an ancient Kalusian dynasty, Rheehas spent her life training to destroy the people who killed her family. Now, on the eve of…

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Shadowcaster
by Cinda WIlliams Chima

Alyssa ana’Raisa is the reluctant princess heir to the Gray Wolf throne of Fells, a queendom embroiled in a seemingly endless war. Hardened by…

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Lord of Shadows
by Cassandra Clare

A Shadowhunter’s life is bound by duty. Constrained by honor. The word of a Shadowhunter is a solemn pledge, and no vow is more sacred than the…

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The Glass Spare
by Lauren DeStefano

Wil Heidle, the only daughter of the king of the world’s wealthiest nation, has grown up in the shadows. Kept hidden from the world in order to…

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Blood Rose Rebellion
by Rosalyn Eves

In a world where social prestige derives from a trifecta of blood, money, and magic, one girl has the ability to break the spell that holds the…

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The Unlikelies
by Carrie Firestone

Sadie is not excited for the summer before her senior year. It will be her first without her college-bound best friend and (now ex-)boyfriend by her…

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The Valiant
by Lesley Livingston

Princess. Captive. Gladiator. Fallon is the daughter of a proud Celtic king, the sister of the legendary warrior Sorcha, and the sworn enemy of

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The Last Magician
by Lisa Maxwell

In modern-day New York, magic is all but extinct. The remaining few who have an affinity for magic—the Mageus—live in the shadows, hiding who…

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Frogkisser!
by Garth Nix

The last thing she needs is a prince. The first thing she needs is some magic. Poor Princess Anya. Forced to live with her evil stepmother’s new husband, her evil

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The Gold-son
by Carrie Anne Noble

All sixteen-year-old Tommin wants is to make beautiful shoes and care for his beloved granny, but his insatiable need to steal threatens to destroy…

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Geekerella
by Ashley Poston

Geek girl Elle Wittimer lives and breathes Starfield, the classic science-fiction series she grew up watching with her late father. So when she sees a…

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Windfall
by Jennifer Smith

Alice doesn’t believe in luck—at least, not the good kind. But she does believe in love, and for some time now, she’s been pining for her best friend…

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Thick as Thieves
by Megan Turner

Deep within the palace of the Mede emperor, in an alcove off the main room of his master’s apartments,. Kamet minds his master’s business and…

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Lucky In Love
by Kasie West

Can’t buy me love. Maddie’s not impulsive. She’s all about hard work and planning ahead. But one night, on a whim, she buys a

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The Dragon’s Price
by Bethany Wiggins

When two warring kingdoms unified against a deadly menace laying waste to both their lands, they had to make a choice: vow to marry their…

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