The finalists for the 2013 Cybils Awards have been announced. The categories for Young Adult novels include Graphic Novels, Non-Fiction, Speculative Fiction and General Fiction. The Cybils (Children’s and Young Adult Bloggers’ Literary Awards) celebrate high quality fiction from children’s and young adult authors, and are judged by volunteers from the online children’s and young adult book blogging community.
Finalists for the Cybil Awards in the Young Adult categories include:
- Conjured by Sarah Beth Durst
- Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers
- Dr. Bird’s Advice for Sad Poets by Evan Roskos
- Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
- Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys
- Pantomime by Laura Lam
- Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein
- Sex & Violence by Carrie Mesrobian
- Shadows by Robin McKinley
- The Summer Prince by Alaya Dawn Johnson
- The Waking Dark by Robin Wasserman
- William Shakespeare’s Star Wars by Ian Doescher
- Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina
For more information on each novel, and to view the full list of finalists, visit the Cybils website.