Awards

Adult Books:

Pulitzer Prize Winner for Novel/Fiction

Pulitzer Prize Winner for General Non-Fiction

National Book Award

Hugo - Science Fiction

Nebula - Science Fiction & Fantasy

PEN/Faulkner - Fiction

Bram-Stoker – Horror

Edgar – Mystery

Gold Dagger - Crime

RITA – Romance

Young Adult Books:

Printz – Literary excellence in young adult literature.

Alex Awards – Books written for adults with special appeal to young adults.

Volunteer State Book Awards – Tennessee Teen selected Best Books

YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten – Selected by Teens for Teens

YALSA’s Best Fiction for Young Adults – Fiction

YALSA’s Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction – Nonfiction

YALSA’s Great Graphic Novels for Teens – Graphic Novels

Odyssey Award – Audiobook

Children’s Books:

Caldecott - Picture Books

Geisel – Easy Readers

Pura BelprĂ© – Latino/Latina Literature for Children and Young Adults

Coretta Scott King – African American Literature for Children and Young Adults

Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal - Nonfiction

Schneider Family – Children and Young Adult literature accurately representing the disabled experience

Newbery - Most distinguished contribution to American literature for children

Odyssey Award – Audiobook