Printz Award: Excellence in literature for young adults:
Michael L. Printz Award
Where Things Come Back by John Corey Whaley
Review by Tiffany, Librarian, Sebastopol Branch
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi
Review by Phil, Librarian, Cloverdale Branch
The 2011 Youth Media Awards were announced on Monday, January 10th -- these are the winners of the prestigious awards for children's and teen's literature published in the past year.
I plan to highlight each of the teen awards over the next week, but the first one is the Printz Award.
The Michael L. Printz Award is given to one book in the past year that "that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature". This year the award goes to...
Going Bovine by Libba Bray!