The official YALSA awards guidebook
|Format:||Print Book 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
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. 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.
ContentsUsing award winners to build better young adult collections
Marketing award-winning books to teens
The Alex award
The Edwards award
The Printz award
Reproducible materials you can use to promote these great reads.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Young adult literature
-- United States.
Young adult literature -- Bibliography.
Teenagers -- Books and reading -- United States.
Young adults' libraries -- Book lists.
|Publisher|| New York :Neal-Schuman Publishers,2008
Young Adult Library Services Association.
xi, 171 pages ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|ISBN||9781555706296 (alk. paper)
1555706290 (alk. paper)