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American Library Assocation: Youth Media Awards
The awards listed here are presented by the American Library Association Association for Library Service to Children.
Best Books for Young Adults
Provides information about books for young adults that have received awards from the American Library Association.
National Book Awards
The National Book Foundation annually awards prizes for literature in a number of genres.
Nobel Prize in Literature
Nobel Prize Laureates listed with links to information about the authors and their works.
Poetry Society of America Awards
The PSA sponsors twelve annual awards contests, with the aim of encouraging and rewarding excellence in poetry by both new and established poets. The winners are honored at our Annual Awards Ceremony, held in New York City in the spring of each year.
Only U.S. citizens are eligible to apply for the Prizes in Letters, Drama and Music (with the exception of the History category in Letters where the book must be a history of the United States but the author may be of any nationality). For the Journalism competition, entrants may be of any nationality but work must have appeared in a U.S. newspaper published at least once a week or on a newspaper''s Web site.
Science Fiction Award News
Includes inforamation on the Hugo Winners, World Fantasy Nominees, Stoker Winners and Nebula Winners as well as other related awards.
The Spur Awards are given annually for distinguished writing about the American West.
Western Heritage Awards
First presented in 1961, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Western Heritage Awards were established to honor and encourage the legacy of those whose works in literature, music, film, and television reflect the significant stories of the American West.
YA Award Winners
The Hennepin County Public Library's YA "Read On" Award Winners links page.