The American Library Association announced the winners of the Youth Media Awards this week. Here are some of the top YA picks. If you haven’t picked them up yet, place a reserve today!
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature written for young adults: In Darkness by Nick Lake
Schneider Family Book Award for books that embody an artistic expression of the disability experience: Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am by Harry Mazer and Peter Lerangis
YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults: Bomb: The Race to Build—and Steal—the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon written by Steve Sheinkin
William C. Morris Award for a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens: Seraphina written by Rachel Hartman
Odyssey Award for best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults: The Fault in Our Stars produced by Brilliance Audio, the book is written by John Green and narrated by Kate Rudd.