PYR, RHCB, PRH Audio‘22 ALA Youth Media Award Honorees, Part 3

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Continuing our coverage of the American Library Association 2022 Youth Media Award winners and honorees, we present more of our books that received literary and cultural awards and citations that`recognize excellence in the previous year’s picture, Children’s, and young adult books and audios, across a variety of categories and genres.

Asia/Pacific American Award for Literature
Recognizing individual work about Asia/Pacific Americans and their heritage.

Asia/Pacific American Award for Literature Picture Book Honor

Malinda Lo’s LAST NIGHT AT THE TELEGRAPH CLUB (Dutton Books for Young Readers) won the 2021-2022 Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature in the Youth Literature category.

American Indian Youth Literature Awards
Recognizing and honoring the best writing and illustrations by and about American Indians and Alaska Natives.

American Indian Youth Literature Awards, Young Adult Honor

Schneider Family Book Awards
Recognizing an author or illustrator for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.

Schneider Family Book Award for Middle Grade

  • A BIRD WILL SOAR by Alison Green (Dutton Books for Young Readers, Listening Library, narrated by Jamie K. Brown)Schneider Family Honor for Middle Grade
  • A KIND OF SPARK by Elle McNicoll (Crown Books for Young Readers, Listening Library, narrated by Katy Townsend)

Schneider Family Honor Book Award for Young Children

Sydney Taylor Book Award
Recognizing outstanding books for children and teens that authentically portray the Jewish experience.

Sydney Taylor Book Award for Middle Grade

Sydney Taylor Book Award Honor for Young Adults

YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction Finalist
Recognizing the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18)

Congratulations to all.

Posted: January 26, 2022