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Awards & Book Lists - from Young Adult Library Services Association of the American Library Association
Outstanding Books for the College Bound
Access to several lists: Arts & Humanities, History & Culture, Literature & Language Arts, Science & Technology, and Social Sciences
YALSA's Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18).
The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18.
Each year, YALSA's Amazing Audiobooks committee selects and annotates an annual list of notable audio recordings significant to young adults from those released in the past two years.
Margaret A. Edwards Award
The Margaret A. Edwards Award, established in 1988, honors an author, as well as a specific body of his or her work, for significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature.
The William C. Morris YA Debut Award, first awarded in 2009, honors a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature.
Michael Printz Award
The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature.
Reader's Choice Booklist
YALSA’s Readers’ Choice list seeks to engage a wide audience of librarians, educators, teens and young adult literature enthusiasts in choosing the most popular teen titles in a given year, as organized by broad genres.
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Teen Book Finder - Young Adult Library Services Association
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