Michael L. Printz Awards
2017
Asking for it
Click to search this book in our catalog   Louise O Neill
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Bone Gap
Click to search this book in our catalog   Laura Ruby
Book list *Starred Review* For all appearances, Bone Gap is a sluggish farming town that most people want to escape, a place with gaps just wide enou...More
 
2015
I'll Give You the Sun
 Jandy Nelson
School Library Journal Starred Review. Gr 9 Up-A resplendent novel from the author of The Sky Is Everywhere (Dial, 2010). Fraternal twins and burgeo...More
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2014
Midwinterblood
 Marcus Sedgwick
Book list *Starred Review* In the year 2073, a reporter named Eric is sent to Blessed Island to research a rare flower called the Dragon Orchid. Ther...More
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2013
In Darkness
Click to search this book in our catalog   Nick Lake
Publishers Weekly Shorty, 15, is trapped in the rubble of a hospital following the 2010 earthquake that left Haiti in ruins. As time wears on witho...More
2012
Where Things Come Back
Click to search this book in our catalog   John Corey Whaley
Publishers Weekly In this darkly humorous debut, Whaley weaves two stories into a taut and well-constructed thriller. Acerbic 17-year-old aspiring ...More
 
2011
Ship Breaker
 Paolo Bacigalupi
Publishers Weekly SF novelist Bacigalupi (The Windup Girl) makes a stellar YA debut with this futuristic tale of class imbalance on the Gulf Coast....More
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2010
Going Bovine
 Libba Bray
Publishers Weekly Cameron Smith, 16, is slumming through high school, overshadowed by a sister "pre-majoring in perfection," while working...More
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2009
Jellicoe Road
Click to search this book in our catalog   Melina Marchetta
Library Journal When she was 11, Taylor Markham was abandoned by her mother at a convenience store. At 17, she resides in a boarding school on Jell...More
2008
The White Darkness
Click to search this book in our catalog   Geraldine McCaughrean
Library Journal A lifelong love of Antarctica puts a sheltered 14-year-old in grave danger in this 2008 Printz Award winner. Symone's hearing d...More
 
2007
American Born Chinese
 Gene Luen Yang
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2006
Looking For Alaska
 John Green
School Library Journal Gr 9 Up-Sixteen-year-old Miles Halter's adolescence has been one long nonevent-no challenge, no girls, no mischief, and n...More
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2005
How I Live Now
Click to search this book in our catalog   Meg Rosoff
Publishers Weekly In our Best Books citation, PW said, "This riveting first novel paints a frighteningly realistic picture of a world war brea...More

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