Mock Printz Award 2011

Another year has come and gone and it’s Mock Printz award time. If you are wondering who the candidates were EarlyWord has a list. And the winner is (drum roll) Kenneth Oppel’s “Half Brother,” published by Scholastic:

Half Brother Cover

Honorable mentions are as follows: “Will Grayson, Will Grayson” by John Green and David Levithan, published by Dutton Juvenile.

Will Grayson, Will Grayson Cover

Tony DiTerlizzi “The Search for WondLa,” published by Simon & Schuster.

The Search for WondLa Cover

And finally, Holly Black’s “White Cat (Curse Workers, Book 1)” published by Margaret K. McElderry/ Simon & Schuster.

White Cat Cover

Have a peek at  EarlyWord to see what young people are saying about individual titles.

Reference librarian at Bank Street College Library.

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