Award Winners

Each year, books written for teenagers are recognized with a variety of awards. 

The Michael L. Printz AwardThe Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. The award is sponsored by Booklist, a publication of the American Library Association.

Buckeye Teen Book Award - Recipients of the Buckeye Teen Book Award have been nominated and chosen by Ohio students.

James Cook Book Award - The James Cook Book Award is sponsored by the Teen Services Division of the Ohio Library Council and celebrates diversity in teen literature.