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Looking forward to The Alex Awards

I am very excited to remind you that the winners of the 2012 Alex Awards kicks off the ALA Media Awards tomorrow morning, Monday January 23rd, at 7:45am in Dallas, TX (so that’s 7:45am CT).

Just a reminder: YALSA’s Alex Awards “are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18.”

To watch: http://www.ala.org/news/mediapresscenter/presskits/youthmediaawards/
(This page also includes a full list, in order, of all of the awards being announced.)

Twitter hashtags to follow: #alamya and #AlexAwards12

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Angela Carstensen About Angela Carstensen

Angela Carstensen is Head Librarian and an Upper School Librarian at Convent of the Sacred Heart in New York City. Angela served on the Alex Awards committee for four years, chairing the 2008 committee, and chaired the first YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adult committee in 2009. Recently, she edited Outstanding Books for the College Bound: Titles and Programs for a New Generation (ALA Editions, 2011). Contact her via Twitter @AngeReads.

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