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Great Graphic Novels

Great Graphic Novels
Skip to main content Great Graphic Novels Great Graphic Novels for Teens is a list of recommended graphic novels and illustrated nonfiction for those ages 12-18, prepared yearly by YALSA. Visit YALSA's Teen Book Finder Database, a one-stop shop for finding selected lists and award winners. Users can search this free resource by award, list name, year, author, genre and more, as well as print customizable lists. Current List Suggest a Title Current Nominations Previous Lists Previous Top 10 Lists Policies and Procedures Committee Contacts Teen Book Finder App Current List 2021 Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2021 Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens Previous Lists 2020 Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2020 Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2019 Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2019 Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2018 Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2018 Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2017 Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2017 Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2008 Great Graphic Novels

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Rainbow Book Lists « Rainbow Book List Rainbow Book List Rainbow Book Lists The Rainbow Book List is released every January. Books on the list are published within the assigned calendar year or between July 1 and December 31 of the previous calendar year. Booklist's Top of the List About the Booklist's Top of the List Every January, Booklist publishes Editors’ Choice: lists of the best books, databases, video/DVDs, and audiobooks of the past year. From these lists, we further select what we call the Top of the List: the single best title in eight categories—adult fiction, adult nonfiction, youth fiction, youth nonfiction, youth picture book, reference source, video/DVD, and audiobook. Administered by: 2011 Winner(s)

Young Adult Library Services Association The list of 79 titles, drawn from 108 official nominations, is presented annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. The books, recommended for those ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. In addition, the Great Graphic Novels for Teens Committee created a Top Ten list of titles that exemplify the quality and range of graphic novels appropriate for teen audiences, denoted by an asterisk. “The 2015 Great Graphic Novels for Teens list celebrates the enormous variety of the graphic format including tales about forgotten heroes and heroines, online rebellions, new takes on beloved characters, and so much more.” said Chair Marcus Lowry.

Association of Jewish Libraries - Sydney Taylor Book Award The Sydney Taylor Book Award is presented annually to outstanding books for children and teens that authentically portray the Jewish experience. Presented by the Association of Jewish Libraries since 1968, the award encourages the publication and widespread use of quality Judaic literature. Gold medals are presented in three categories: Picture Books, Middle Grade, and Young Adult. Honor Books are awarded silver medals, and Notable Books are named in each category. To order gold or silver seals to place on your own copies of winning titles, click here.

Booklist Editors' Choice: Reference Sources African American Almanac: 400 Years of Triumph, Courage, and Excellence By Lean’tin Bracks. 2012. 560p. illus. Visible Ink, $22.95 (9781578593231). This affordable, concise, and overall first-rate resource chronicles the African American experience from the arrival of the first Africans to North America in the early 1600s to the present day. Atlas of Yellowstone

Young Adult Library Services Association Adopted by YALSA’s Board of Directors, January 2008 Abstract: This White Paper will discuss the nature and evolution of young adult literature with particular emphasis on its current condition and its value to its intended readership. In discussing its increased viability as a body of critically lauded literature, it will also discuss its importance in meeting the life needs of young adults and its increasing value in enhancing adolescent literacy. Regina Medal Past Regina Medal Recipients 2019 Kate DiCamillo 2018 Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney 2017 David A. Adler

Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) *YALSA has launched the new Teen Book Finder Database, which is a one-stop shop for finding selected lists and award winners. Users can search this free resource by award, list name, year, author, genre and more, as well as print customizable lists. This new resource will replace the individual award and list web pages currently on YALSA’s site that are not searchable and that are organized only by year. Each year, the Popular Paperbacks committee creates lists of books to encourage young adults to read for pleasure.

Young Adult Library Services Association This year's list consists of 63 titles. The members of the Best Fiction for Young Adults Committee are: Chair Elizabeth Bast, Starbuck Middle School, Racine, WI; Dawn Abron, Zion-Benton Public Library, Zion, IL; Catherine M. Andronik, Brien McMahon High School, Norwalk, CT; Kathleen Conger, Saint Paul Public Library, St. The Scott O'Dell Award Worth (Simon & Schuster), A LaFaye, 2005. The River Between Us (Dial Press), Richard Peck, 2004. Trouble Don't Last (Alfred A. Knopf), Shelley Pearsall, 2003. The Land (Phyllis Fogelman Books), Mildred D. Taylor, 2002.

Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Skip to main content Search form a Division of the American Library Association You are at: ALA.org » YALSA » Redirect to booklistsawards/booklistsbook » Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers Share this page: Young Adult Library Services Association *YALSA has launched the new Teen Book Finder Database, which is a one-stop shop for finding selected lists and award winners. Users can search this free resource by award, list name, year, author, genre and more, as well as print customizable lists. This new resource will replace the individual award and list web pages currently on YALSA’s site that are not searchable and that are organized only by year.

Best Fiction for Young Adults About the Best Fiction List YALSA’s Best Fiction for Young Adults Blogging Team presents fiction titles published for young adults in the past 14 months that are recommended reading for ages 12 to 18. The purpose of the annual list it to provide librarians and library workers with a resource to use for collection development and reader’s advisory purposes. Although now a blogging team, the group was originally a committee. Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth About the Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth Committed to providing a broad selection of outstanding books that mixes popular appeal with literary excellence, the Books for Youth editorial staff has chosen the titles below as best-of-the-year fiction, nonfiction, and picture books. Administered by:

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