LYRC Selection Criteria and How to Suggest a Title

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Selection Criteria for the Louisiana Young Readers’ Choice Award
Eligibility of Books

Suggestions for LYRC Titles

We welcome suggestions for books to be considered for the nominated lists that are apropriate for students in grades 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12. The deadline to suggest titles is March 1st of the year in which they will be considered. For example, titles with an original U.S. publication in 2018 will be considered for the 2021 Nominated Title List. The deadline to suggest a title for the 2021 list is March 1, 2019. Ballot 2021 titles will be announced in fall of 2018.

Anyone may suggest a title to be considered by the committee. Please include the title, author, publisher and copyright date of your suggestion. Publishers are welcome to send review copies to be read and considered by the committee. 

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Books may be mailed to:
Angela Germany
State Library of Louisiana
701 North 4th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802

Committee Policy and Procedures Manual

3-5th Grade Louisiana Young Readers' Choice Policy and Procedure Manual

 

Questions and book suggestions may be sent to Angela Germany, Children and Teen Services Consultant,

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