One of the criteria for this list, 2010 Best Books for Young Adults (Nominations) is that a book be published between September 1, 2008 and December 31, 2009. Even though the title is 2010 Best Books, the 2010 refers to when the awards are announced. The books were published in the previous year. Older books and newer books do not belong on. The list of 90 books, drawn from 203 official nominations, is presented annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. The books, recommended for those ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. The list comprises a wide range of genres and styles, including contemporary realistic fiction that reflects the diversity of the teen experience, nonfiction.
In addition to the 90 titles selected for the full list of Best Books for Young Adults, the 2010 committee has selected the following as the ten best books for young adults. Brennan, Sarah Rees. Demon's Lexicon.Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing/Margaret K. McElderry. 2009. Best Young Adult Books. 11,660 books — 77,801 voters Best "Strong Female" Fantasy Novels. 3,263 books — 17,377 voters Most Exciting Upcoming YA Books YA Books of 2010 & 2011 I'm LIVING to read!! 1,214 books — 6,271 voters Indie Authors to Watch. 6,134 books — 6,232 voters Best Young Adult .
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