NCSLMA YA Book Award

The North Carolina School Library Media Association
Young Adult Book Award

 
 2014-2015 Nominees

Middle School

  1. The Colossus Rises by Peter Lerangis, 2013 Harper Collins
  2. Counting by 7's by Holly Sloan Goldburg, 2013 Penguin Group
  3. Kids of Kabul: Living Bravely Through a Never-ending War by Deborah Ellis, 2012 Groundwood Books
  4. Lincoln's Grave Robbers by Steve Sheinkin, 2012 Scholastic Press
  5. Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson, 2012 Speak
  6. Navigating Early by Claire Vanderpool, 2013 Delacorte Books for Young Readers
  7. The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud, 2013 Doubleday Children's Books
  8. Tesla's Attic by Neal Shusterman & Eric Elfman, 2014 Disney Hyperion Books
  9. Twerp by Mark Goldblatt, 2013 Randon House Books for Young Readers
  10. Zane and the Hurricane by Rodman Philbrick, 2014 Blue Sky Press

High School

  1. The 5th Wave by Rick Yancy, 2013 Putnam Juvenile
  2. The Burning Sky by Sherry Thomas, 2013 Balzar + Bray
  3. I am Malala by Malala Yousafzal & Christina Lamb, 2013 Little Brown and Company
  4. Invisibility by Andrea Creamer & David Levithan, 2013 Philomel
  5. No One Else Can Have You by Kathleen Hale, 2014 Harper Teen
  6. Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg, 2013 Arthur A. Levine Books
  7. Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas, 2012 Bloomsbury USA Children's
  8. Tilt by Ellen Hopkins, 2012 Margaret K. McElderry Books
  9. Waiting by Carol Lynch Williams, 2012 Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
  10. Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina, 2013 Candlewick 
 
 
2014 Winners
Thanks to all schools who participated! 
 
Middle School:
 
Divergent by Veronica Roth
 



High School:
 
The Madman's Daughter by Megan Shepherd

 

 
 

Committee Chair:  Brita Mann 

High School Representatives:  Robin Jordan, Karen Van Vliet,  Kristi Kallio, Robin Moeller and Tamara Simons

Middle School Representatives:   Brita Mann, Ruth Wilcox, Daniel Martin, Kimberly Fawks-Gugino, and Tori Gredvig