Only the books that are currently owned by the Provo Library in the Young Adult collection are included on this list. For a complete list, see each award's website. Dig by A. Kilda sail to a remote sea stack on a fowling trip, only to find themselves stranded. The beauty and power of the natural world are at the heart of this captivating, nimbly translated Japanese fantasy.
When a new reader wants to wade into the YA category of books or a seasoned reader wants to expand their knowledge, one good place to begin or deepen the journey is through award-winning YA books. There are several categories of YA book awards, ranging from those given by peers in the field, those given by genre organizations, those given by librarians, and many more. Award-winning YA books span all genres and styles, fiction and nonfiction, as well as comics and beyond. Find below a round-up of great award-winning YA books. These include books which have won the following:.
The Michael L. Printz Award is given to a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. This award honors the best nonfiction books published for young adults ages The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through