YALSA Award for Non-Fiction

The YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a Nov. 1 – Oct. 31 publishing year. The award winner will be announced annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting Youth Media Awards, with a shortlist of up to five titles named the first week of December. The award is administered by the Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of the American Library Association.

The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525646549
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Published: Schwartz & Wade - February 11th, 2020

2021 Winner


All Thirteen: The Incredible Cave Rescue of the Thai Boys' Soccer Team Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781536209457
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Published: Candlewick - October 13th, 2020

2021 Honor


The Cat I Never Named: A True Story of Love, War, and Survival Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781547604531
Availability: Not in stock but may be ordered. Subject to Publisher Availability.
Published: Bloomsbury YA - September 8th, 2020

2021 Honor


How We Got to the Moon: The People, Technology, and Daring Feats of Science Behind Humanity's Greatest Adventure Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780525647416
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2020

2021 Honor


You Call This Democracy?: How to Fix Our Government and Deliver Power to the People Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780358176923
Availability: Backordered - Subject to Publisher Availability
Published: Clarion Books - March 31st, 2020

2021 Honor