This book is chosen by Manitoba young people in grades 4 through 8 who have read (or have heard read) at least three titles from the list of nominees. It is administered by the Manitoba School Library Association
1996: Carol Matas. Daniel's Story
1995: Jeni Mayer. The Mystery of the Missing Will
1994: Kit Pearson. Looking at the Moon
1993: Martyn Godfrey. Can You Teach Me to Pick My Nose?
1992: William Bell. Five Days of the Ghost
1991: Gordon Korman. The Zucchini Warriors,