Congratulations to our t-shirt contest winner, Asiah Avery from
Perry Meridian Middle School, and the sponsor is Kelly Leonard.
Please click here for a 2014 t-shirt order form. Orders are due in to the ILF office by
Friday, April 18, 2014.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2012-2013 YHBA Awards
The winner of the Picture Book category is Shark vs. Train by Chris Barton and Tom Lichtenheld with 9,410 votes. There were a total of 45,835 votes in this category.
The winner of the Intermediate Book category is Because of Mr. Terupt by Rob Buyea with 1,559 votes. There were a total of 7,936 votes in this category.
The winner of the Middle Grades Book category is Out of My Mind by Sharon M. Draper with 384 votes. There were 2,551 votes in this category.
On-line voting for the 2013-2014 YHBA Award will open April 11, 2014 and run through May 2, 2014. For printable ballots please click here.
Please click here for single school on-line voting.
Please click here for multi-school on-line voting.
Please click here for the 2013-14 YHBA T-shirt Contest Form
Future Nominees: Please click here for nomination form.
Click here to view the 2014-2015 YHBA Nominees
Click here to view the 2013-2014 YHBA Nominees
Click here to view the 2012-2013 YHBA Nominees
Click here to view the 2011-2012 YHBA Nominees
Looking for YHBA resources or Battle of the Books questions? Click on the drop-down menu at the top of this page and go to "YHBA Resources". Lesson ideas are listed by individual year and reading range. For Battle of the Books questions, scroll to the bottom of the page and fill out the form, questions will then be emailed to you.
Thank you for your interest in the YHBA program and for helping to promote recreational reading among our state's students. If you have any questions about the Young Hoosier Book Award program, please feel free to contact the YHBA General Co-Chair, Valerie Bassett (Bassettv@wws.k12.in.us), or the Indiana Library Federation office.
Support the Young Hoosier Book Award Program by purchasing promotional products. You may now purchase YHBA products online by clicking on the "Online Store" tab at the top of the homepage.
Download the Young Hoosier Book Award Program Materials Order Form