See the whole list at the ALA website here. Honor books for each category will be listed there. This challenge is to read just the winners.
YA Titles, ALA Awards
1. Michael L. Printz Award (Best YA literature of the year)
- Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick
- Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
- Brewster by Slouka; Death of Bees by O'Donnell; Golden Boy: a novel by Tarttelin; Help for the Haunted by Searles; Lexicon by Barry; Life of Tao by Chu; Mother, Mother: a novel by Zailckus; Relish by Knisley; The Sea of Tranquility by Millay; The Universe Verse Alex Wood by Extence.
- Markus Zusak (Choose one: Book Thief; I Am the Messenger; Fighting Ruben Wolfe; Getting the Girl)
- Mister Orange by Truus Matti, translated from Dutch by Laura Watkinson (Book is aimed at the young end of YA or possibly middle grade readers)
- Fat Angie by E. Charlton-Trujillo
- Charm and Strange by Stephanie Kuehn
- Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Capture the World's Most Notorious Nazi by Neal Bascomb
- Scowler by Daniel Kraus, read by Kirby Heyborne
- Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina