Archive for the ‘Mock Printz Picks’ Category

Our 2011 Mock Printz Awards!

January 3, 2011

2011 Eva Perry Mock Printz Medal
Rot & Ruin by Jonathan Maberry

2011 Eva Perry Mock Printz Honors
The Cardturner by Louis Sachar
Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver
Nothing by Janne Teller
Jumpstart the World by Catherine Ryan Hyde

The 2010 Eva Perry Mock Printz Club Awards!

January 17, 2010

2010 Mock Printz Medal Winner
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

2010 Mock Printz Honor Books
Genesis by Bernard Beckett
If I Stay by Gayle Forman

If I Stay, by Gayle Forman

June 10, 2009

if I staySummary:  While in a coma following an automobile accident that killed her parents and younger brother, seventeen-year-old Mia, a gifted cellist, weights whether to live with her grief or join her family in death.


Genesis, by Bernard Beckett

June 1, 2009

genesisSummary:  Anax, a dedicated student historian, lives far in the future—the distant past events of the 21st century are taught in classrooms. The world of that era, was ravaged by plague.  Only the island Republic remained stable and ordered, but at the cost of personal freedom. Anax, hoping her scholarly achievements will gain her entrance to the Academy,  has extensively studied Adam Forde, a brilliant and rebellious citizen of the Republic who fought for human dignity. To join the Academy’s ranks, Anax undergoes a test and as the examination progresses, it becomes clear that there may be more to Adam—and the Academy—than she had imagined. 

Houghton Mifflin

Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

March 23, 2009

wintergirlsSummary:  Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend’s death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder.

278 pages, Viking

Find it at WCPL


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