LA Times announces YA Book Prize finalists


brown girl dreaming jacquline woodsonThe Los Angeles Times announced the finalists for the 2014 LA Times Book Prizes, including the YA Book Prize finalists. The LA Times Book Prizes are an annual award which celebrate the best books of the previous year in ten categories, including young adult literature. The winners of the book prizes will be announced on April 18th in a special event hosted on USC Campus.  The award for young adult literature will be presented by Written in the Stars author Aisha Saeed.

The finalists in the young adult literature category are as follows:

To view the complete list of finalists in all categories, visit the LA Times website.

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Lucy Nisbet

Lucy is an English teacher-in-training and a self-confessed book nerd. She often buys more books than she can reasonably afford or possibly have time to read. Her Hogwarts letter is now several years too late, but she’s sure it’s just gotten lost in the post.

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