YALSA’s Best Fiction for Young Adults Committe posted their nominees for the 2012 list. According to their website:
YALSA’s Best Fiction for Young Adults Committee presents fiction titles published for young adults in the past 16 months that are recommended reading for ages 12 to 18. The purpose of the annual list it to provide librarians and library workers with a resource to use for collection development and reader’s advisory purposes. (http://www.ala.org/yalsa/bfya)
Many of the titles have been reviewed on this blog, including…
- I Am J by Chris Beam;
- Where She Went by Gayle Forman;
- I’ll Be There by Holly Goldberg Sloan;
- Huntress by Malinda Lo; and
- Fixing Delilah by Sarah Ockler.
Some reviews in the pipeline include Beauty Queens (Libba Bray), Daughter of Smoke and Bone (Laini Taylor), and How to Save a Life (Sara Zarr).
For the complete list of nominees, please visit YALSA’s site: http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/booklistsawards/bestficya/titlesnominated.cfm