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YARP 2014-2015

Thanks to everyone who voted for the 2013-2014 winners!


Get ready for this year's fabulous list!


Middle School

High School

33 Minutes

5th Wave

Todd Hasak-Lowy


Rick Yancy

Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of the Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust

The Beginning of Everything

Doreen Rappaport


Robin Schneider


The Burning Sky

Ruth Baron


Sherry Thomas

The False Prince

The Coldest Girl in Coldtown

Jennifer Nielsen


Holly Black

Finny and the Boy from Horse Mountain

Eleanor and Park

Andrea Young


Rainbow Rowell

The Heartbreak Messenger

If You Find Me

Alexander Vance


Emily Murdoch

The Originals


Man Made Boy

Cat Patrick


Jon Skovron




Bridget Zinn


Alex London

Record Breaker

Pushing the Limits

Robin Stevenson


Katie McGarry

The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larson

The Rules for Disappearing

Susan Nielsen


Ashley Elston



Second Chance Summer

Donna Cooner


Morgan Matson


Second Impact

Teri Terry


David and Perri Klass


This is What Happy Looks Like

D.J. MacHale


Jennifer Smith

True Legend

A Thousand Words

Mike Lupica


Jennifer Brown

Will in Scarlet

Throne of Glass

Matthew Cody


Sarah Maas


The Twelve-Fingered Boy


John Hornor Jacobs





Andrew Smith



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The following resources are available from the South Dakota State Library or South Dakota Library Network. Most log-ins require your library card barcode number and last name. For assistance e-mail us or call (605) 642-1330. 



Offers lessons and practice tests for common tests such as the GED, SAT, ACT, and specific career entry exams. Also offers a variety of skills improvement lessons, such as math and language, job search, interviewing, and resume building.

Courses in more than 60 languages to allow users to learn, listen and speak their chosen languages



Research resources for middle school students.


Research resources for high school students.


A general reference database containing thousands of full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues for Grades 6-12


Designed to support student information needs with research tools and science project information along with encyclopedia articles for Grades 5-9

High School student reference includes encyclopedia, e-book and primary source content plus computer tutorials and life skills information


Internet Resources


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