The Red Dot children's choice book awards

are an initiative of

the International School Libraries (ISLN) in Singapore.

See www.reddotawards.com for the most recent lists.

The 2009/2010 Winners

Press release

Article in the Straits Times, Mar. 25, 2010

Picture Book

Do Not Open This Book!

by Michaela Muntean


The Diary of Amos Lee

by Adeline Foo


The Mysterious Benedict Society

by Trenton Lee Stewart


The Hunger Games

by Suzanne Collins

We were thrilled with the turnout for this first year.

Over 7,000 votes were cast for the 32 books.

Winners for individual schools were sent

to the respective teacher/librarians

Click here for promotion materials


Picture Book

There are four awards:

  • Picture Book

    • Junior (where Captain Underpants and Geronimo Stilton are the assumed reading level)

    • Middle (where Inkheart and The Lightning Thief are the assumed reading level)

    • Senior (where Twilight and The Book Thief are the assumed reading level)

The shortlists are read from September through March.

Voting is held in March.

A Readers Cup competition based on a subset of these shortlists is held in late April / early May.

Bibliographic details and sourcing information can be found in our LibraryThing catalog: