5 January 2010
Morris Award finalists announced
YALSA announced the finalists for our second annual Morris Award, which honors a first time author writing for YA. For more information, please see the press release.
The winner will be announced with our other awards at ALA's Youth Media Awards Press Conference on Jan. 18th in Boston at 7:45 AM, eastern (which you can watch live via webcast). You can learn more about the award at http://www.ala.org/yalsa/morris/.
Please feel free to share this news with IFLA or with anyone else you think might be interested. Also, next week YALSA will be announcing the finalists for its first ever nonfiction award for YA. The winner will also be announced at the press conference in January.