You’ve waited more than 20 years…finally…at your fingertips…a one-stop source for information about these prestigious awards and books that have been honored as the best!ISBN: 9781555706296
This information-packed volume compiles bibliographic information about the books and authors honored by the Alexander, Edwards, and Printz awards given by YALSA-the division of the American Library Association (ALA) that serves the librarians who work with young adults.
All public libraries, school libraries serving young adults, and academic libraries with education or young adult literature training programs need to buy this book.
Essays written by experts in young adult content are included, and there are separate chapters about each award and its criteria. In addition, you'll find complete lists of award-winning books to date, speeches by and interviews with the winning authors, along with brief annotations, publisher information, subject/thematic descriptions and display and programming ideas.