FEATHERS by Jacqueline Woodson is middle grade fiction and a Newbery Honor Book recommended for ages 12+.
On February 14, 2015 the Cybils announced their 2014 winners. Compass Book Ratings had nominated several titles–three of which made the finalist round. We were thrilled to see that our nomination, The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia by Candace Fleming,was the winner of the Non-fiction for Young Adults Category. To […]
GRACELING by Kristin Cashore is young adult fantasy recommended for ages 18+. Awards include: Awards: Winner of the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature, winner of the SIBA Book Award/YA, Indies Choice Book Award Honor Book, ALA Best Book for Young Adults, 2008 Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year, 2008 School Library Journal Best […]
WHAT I SAW AND HOW I LIED by Judy Blundell is a National Book Award Winner. Young adult historical fiction/mystery recommended for ages 14+.
REBELS OF THE KASBAH by Joe O’Neill is middle grade adventure recommended for ages 12+. Winner of the Silver Medal for the 2013 Mom’s Choice Award (Great guy read!)
CODE TALKER by Joseph Bruchac is young adult historical fiction. A 2006 ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Recommended for ages 12+.
HOMER & LANGLEY by E.L. Doctorow is fiction recommended for ages 18+.
So what is the Cybils award? It is an award for children and young adult literature. Books are nominated by category by book reviewers and bloggers. Judges narrow the nominees down in the first round of judging and then select a winner in each category in the final round of judging. “This book award was […]
Reader Choice Awards Do you know the award for your state? Award-winning! Who doesn’t love awards, especially awards for books? Every state in the Union has at least one award devoted to books for young, school-aged readers. The awards vary by name, age category, eligible books, and who can nominate titles. However, a good number […]
ENDANGERED by Eliot Schrefer was a National Book Award Finalist. Young adult fiction recommended for ages 14+. 4.5 Stars