Contests for Teens

2019 TEEN POETRY CONTEST

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Thank you to everyone who submitted a poem to the contest! We were excited to receive so many wonderful poems!


  2019 Contest Winners & Entries »

 

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2018 Teen Poetry Contest Winning Poems

Thank you to all of our entrants! Our judges certainly had their work cut out for them.

Grades 9 - 12 Winners

Grade 7 & 8 Winners

Grade 6 Winners​

 

 

 

YOUNG ADULT BOOK MARCH MADNESS 2019

Championship voting round begins! Scroll down and visit the Championship Round page!

March Madness

Vote for your favorite titles

It’s March Madness time but instead of NCAA basketball, our brackets are full of Young Adult books! We’ll select 32 YA & manga titles from 2018 and placed them in our YA Book March Madness Brackets. Nominate your favorite titles from Feb. 21 - 28. You can start casting your ballots for your favorite YA titles in the first round on March 1. Each week, the field will be narrowed down to the final showdown on March 29 and a YA March Madness Champion will be crowned on April 5! Check back each week to cast your vote!

PRELIMINARIES: MARCH 1 - MARCH 7

SWEET 16: MARCH 8 - 14

ELITE 8: MARCH 15 - 21

FINAL 4: MARCH 22 - 28

CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND: MARCH 29 - APRIL 4

YA MARCH MADNESS WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: APRIL 5

Need a refresher of what came out this year? Try these lists from Goodreads!

Past March Madness Winners

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013
What If It's Us
Becky Albertalli
&
Adam Silvera 
The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas 
Scythe
Neal Shusterman 
Carry On
Rainbow Rowell 
Cress
Marissa Meyer 
Fangirl
Rainbow Rowell 
Insurgent
Veronica Roth