2016 Printz Award Winner. The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. It is named for a school librarian in Topeka, Kansas, who was a long-time active member of the Young Adult Library Services Association. Jan 28, 2019 · 2018-2019 Children’s and Young Adult Book Awards January 28, 2019 by Grace Enriquez The start of the calendar year is always an exciting time for children’s and young adult literature, as the American Library Association (ALA) announces its Youth Media Awards.
The Lodestar Award for Best Young Adult Book is an award given annually to a book published for young adult readers in the field of science fiction or fantasy. The name of the award was chosen because a lodestar is "a star that guides or leads, especially in navigation, where it is the sole reliable source of light—the star that leads those in uncharted waters to safety."Awarded for: The best book published for young adult . YALSA's Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a Nov. 1 – Oct. 31 publishin The winner is announced annually at the ALA Youth Media Awards, with a shortlist of up to five titles named the first week of December.
Jan 27, 2019 · LAS VEGAS—The winners of the 2019 AVN Awards were announced Saturday night at the 36th annual AVN Awards, presented by MyFreeCams, at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.. The ceremony was hosted by adult star Romi Rain, MFC CAMStar Bailey Rayne and comedian Esther Ku with special musical guest, Cardi B.Author: AVN Staff, AVN. YALSA's book awards and selected booklists honor the best books for young adults, highlighting the best teen literature published each year. *YALSA has launched the new Teen Book Finder Database, which is a one-stop shop for finding selected lists and award winners.