Vote for the Orion Library’s Annual Dragon Award!
- Read these books and talk about them with your friends.
- Write a comment below about why you think your favorite should win the Dragon Award.
- Vote online for your pick between Monday, October 31 and Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
- The 2016 Dragon Award Winner will be announced right here on Wednesday, November 9.
And this year’s nominees are…
By Suzanne Collins
When Gregor falls through a grate in the laundry room of his apartment building, he hurtles into the dark Underland, where bats, spiders, rats, and cockroaches coexist uneasily with humans. This world is on the brink of war, and Gregor’s arrival is no accident. A prophecy foretells that Gregor has a role to play in the Underland’s uncertain future!
By Rick Riordan
At the reading of their grandmother’s will, Dan and Amy Cahill are given the choice of receiving a million dollars or uncovering 39 clues hidden around the world that will lead to the source of the family’s power. In choosing the clues, they end up in a dangerous race against their own family members!
By Neil Gaiman
While picking up milk for his children’s cereal, a father is abducted by aliens and finds himself on a wild adventure through time and space.
By Rachel Renee Russell
Meet Nikki Maxwell! She’s starting eighth grade at a new school–and her very first diary is packed with hilarious stories and art.
By Lincoln Peirce
Big Nate is in a class by himself. This spunky 11-year-old holds the school record in detentions, but that doesn’t stop him from dreaming big! Big Nate is taking it from the top–the top of the troublemaker’s list!