Thursday, December 8

Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction

2008 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2008 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2008 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerNationTerry PratchettWhen a giant wave destroys his village, Mau is the only one left. Daphne—a traveler from the other side of the globe—is the sole survivor of a shipwreck. Separated by language and customs, the two are united by catastrophe. Slowly, they are joined by other...Amazon2008 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistDark Dude: A NovelOscar HijuelosAmazonSwallow Me WholeNate PowellAmazonThe Graveyard BookNeil Gaiman, Dave McKean, Chris RiddellAmazonThe Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and MaryCandace FlemingAmazon
2017 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2017 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2017 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerLong Way DownJason ReynoldsAs Will, fifteen, sets out to avenge his brother Shawn's fatal shooting, seven ghosts who knew Shawn board the elevator and reveal truths Will needs to know....Amazon2017 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistGenuine FraudE. LockhartAmazonPiecing Me TogetherRenée WatsonAmazonThe 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their LivesDashka SlaterAmazonThe Hate U GiveAngie ThomasAmazon
2016 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2016 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2016 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerThe Lie TreeFrances HardingeRead this thought-provoking, critically acclaimed novel (6 starred reviews!!!) from Frances Hardinge, winner of the Costa Book of the Year, Costa Children's Book Award, and Horn Book-Boston Globe Award. Faith Sunderly leads a double life. To most people, s...Amazon2016 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistBurn, Baby, BurnMeg MedinaAmazonMarch: Book ThreeJohn Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate PowellAmazonThe Head of the SaintSocorro Acioli/ Daniel Hahn (Translator)AmazonThe Passion of DolssaJulie BerryAmazon
2015 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2015 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2015 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerMy Seneca VillageMarilyn Nelson"Poetry illustrated in the poet's own words--with brief prose descriptions of what she sees inside her work--this ... collection takes readers back in time and deep into the mind's eye of Marilyn Nelson ... [who] draws upon history, and her ... imagination...Amazon2015 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistDrowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New OrleansDon BrownAmazonMost Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam WarSteve SheinkinAmazonThe Boy in the Black SuitJason ReynoldsAmazonThe Hired GirlLaura Amy SchlitzAmazon
2014 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2014 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2014 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerThe Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial RussiaCandace Fleming“[A] superb history.... In these thrilling, highly readable pages, we meet Rasputin, the shaggy, lecherous mystic...; we visit the gilded ballrooms of the doomed aristocracy; and we pause in the sickroom of little Alexei, the hemophiliac heir who, with his...Amazon2014 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistBrown Girl DreamingJacqueline WoodsonAmazonEyes Wide Open: Going Behind the Environmental HeadlinesPaul FleischmanAmazonGrasshopper JungleAndrew SmithAmazonThe Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of TrondheimE.K. JohnstonAmazon
2013 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2013 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2013 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerBoxers & Saints,Gene Luen YangVibiana, an unwanted fourth child, finds her name and identity in Christianity, but with the Boxer Rebellion in full swing and Chinese Christians facing death, she must decide whether her loyalties lie with her religion or her country....Amazon2013 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistFangirlRainbow RowellAmazonLockwood & Co: The Screaming StaircaseJonathan StroudAmazonMortal FireElizabeth KnoxAmazonWhat the Heart Knows: ChantsJoyce SidmanAmazon
2012 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2012 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2012 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerAsk the Passengers: A NovelA.S. KingAstrid Jones desperately wants to confide in someone, but her mother's pushiness and her father's lack of interest tell her they're the last people she can trust. Instead, Astrid spends hours lying on the backyard picnic table watching airplanes fly overhe...Amazon2012 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistBoy21: A NovelMatthew QuickAmazonCode Name VerityElizabeth WeinAmazonMy Book of Life by AngelMartine LeavittAmazonThe Drowned Cities: A NovelPaolo BacigalupiAmazon
2011 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerThe Big CrunchPete HautmanA funny, clear-eyed view of the realities of teenage love from National Book Award winner Pete Hautman. Jen and Wes do not "meet cute." They do not fall in love at first sight. They do not swoon with scorching desire. They do not believe that they are inst...Amazon2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistA Monster CallsPatrick Ness, Jim KayAmazonBeauty QueensLibba BrayAmazonLife: An Exploded DiagramMal PeetAmazonThe Scorpio RacesMaggie StiefvaterAmazon
2010 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2010 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2010 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerA Conspiracy of Kings: Book 4 of The Queen's ThiefMegan Whalen TurnerSophos, heir to the throne of Sounis, has disappeared without a trace. Eugenides, the new and unlikely king of Attolia, has never stopped wondering what happened to his friend. Nor has the Queen of Eddis, who once offered Sophos her hand. They send spies. ...Amazon2010 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistSugar Changed the World: A Story of Magic, Spice, Slavery, Freedom, and ScienceMarc Aronson, Marina BudhosAmazonThe Curse of the WendigoRick YanceyAmazonThe Ring of Solomon: A Bartimaeus NovelJonathan StroudAmazonWicked Girls: A Novel of the Salem Witch TrialsStephanie HemphillAmazon
2009 Awards, All Book Awards, Book Awards, Book Awards By Year, Los Angeles Times Book Prize, Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction

2009 Los Angeles Times Book Prize – Young Adult Fiction Winner and Nominees

2009 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction WinnerMarching for Freedom: Walk Together Children and Don't You Grow WearyElizabeth PartridgeFocusing on the courageous children who faced terrifying violence in order to march alongside King, this is an inspiring look at their fight for the vote. Stunningly emotional black-and-white photos accompany the text....Amazon2009 Los Angeles Times Book Prize - Young Adult Fiction ShortlistCharles and Emma: The Darwins' Leap of FaithDeborah HeiligmanAmazonTales from Outer SuburbiaShaun TanAmazonThe Lost ConspiracyFrances HardingeAmazonThe Rise and Fall of Senator Joe McCarthyJames Cross GiblinAmazon