ABA announces DARKEST PART OF THE FOREST as YA book of the year


the darkest part of the forest holly blackThe American Booksellers Association announced that The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black won its 2015 Indies Choice Book Award for Young Adult Book of the Year.

The Darkest Part of the Forest tells the story of Hazel and Ben who, after years of telling Faerie stories, have to become part of the stories they tell to help their town of Fairfold survive.

The Indies Choice Book Awards are voted on by independent bookstores across the U.S.

Young Adult Honor Awards were granted to Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future by A.S. King, Noggin by John Corey Whaley, The Shadow Hero by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew, Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan and This One Summer by Jillian Tamaki and Mariko Tamaki.

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Lindsay Paige

Lindsay lives in Brooklyn and is better at describing fictional people than herself. She spends her days as a reporter, but dreams of the day she can use her Creative Writing degree a bit more than her Journalism degree.

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