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- Alex Awards
The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18.
- Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults
Each year, YALSA's Amazing Audiobooks committee selects and annotates an annual list of notable audio recordings significant to young adults from those released in the past two years.
- Evergreen Young Adult Book Award
The award (formerly known as the WashYARG Young Adult Reader’s Choice Award) was created to give teens in the state a voice in deciding the best literature aimed at their age group.
- Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults
The YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18).
The Michael L. Printz Award annually honors the best book written for teens, based entirely on its literary merit, each year.
- The William C. Morris YA Debut Award
The William C. Morris YA Debut Award, first awarded in 2009, honors a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature.