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YALSA Nonfiction: Purpose

The purpose of the YALSA Nonfiction Award: “The award will: Recognize the best in the field of nonfiction books (at this time, only books will be considered for the award) materials for young adults Promote the growing number of nonfiction books published for young adults Inspire wider readership in the genre Give recognition to the [...]

YALSA Nonfiction: Definition

The Definition for the YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults (which I’m going to just start calling the YALSA Nonfiction Award): “An award for the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a November 1 – October 31 publishing year.” One sentence, but wowza, look how much is in [...]

Excellence In Nonfiction

nonfic winner

I am on the current committee for YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults. Over the next few weeks, I will be posting about this award. What is this award? “The YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a November 1 – [...]