In the Young Adult category, the winner was:
The Gathering by Kelley Armstrong
Reviewed on CanLit for LittleCanadians on November 22, 2011.
The finalists for the Young Adult CBC Bookie were:
- Blink & Caution by Tim Wynne-Jones
- No Ordinary Day by Deborah Ellis
- This Dark Endeavour by Kenneth Oppel
- Tilt by Alan Cumyn