Award Winners, Book Lists

2018 Book Awards!

The American Library Association has announced this year’s Youth Media Award Winners and honor books. Included are:

Michael L. Printz Award (excellence in literature for Young Adults)

Coretta Scott King Award (recognizing African American authors and illustrators of outstanding books for children and young adults)

Schneider Family Book Award (for books that embody an artistic expression of the disability experience)

Stonewall Book Award–Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children’s & Young Adult Literature Award (for English-language children’s and young adult books of exceptional merit relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender experience)

William C. Morris Award (for a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens) – Check out all the finalists here!

  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults – Check out all the finalists here!

  • Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers by Deborah Heiligman

Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award (for most distinguished informational book for children)

Odyssey Award (for best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults, available in English in the United States)


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