NWPL and NWSS library are the sponsors of the Hyack Teen Read Award, which seeks to find New Westminsters’ teens favourite novel of the year. Teens are asked to vote on their preference from a list of novels from a variety of genres. The shortlist is chosen by New Westminster teens and librarians. Votes are counted and published, with prizes awarded to teens who vote.
Best Novel: Awkward by Svetlana Chmakova
Grand-prize tablet winner: Sam Candelaria
Best Novel : Sisters by Raina Teigelmeier
Grand-prize tablet winner: Savanah
Best Novel. Our Interrupted Fairy Tale by Megan Williams
Grand prize e-reader winner: Jennifer Dewan
Best Novel: Remote by Colin MacKay
Best Novel. 13 Reasons Why. Jay Asher.
Grand-Prize E-reader Winner: Kaylia Dunleavy
Best Novel: I am number four. Pittacus Lore. Harper Collins 2010.
Grand Prize E-reader Winner: Luke McAndless-Davis. Fave book: Dracula. Bram Stoker. Vintage Classics . First published 1897.
Best Novel: Swim the fly. Don Calame. Candlewick 2009.