National Book Awards Finalists in the category of YOUNG PEOPLE'S LITERATURE
Sherman Alexie, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
(Little, Brown & Company)
Kathleen Duey, Skin Hunger: A Resurrection of Magic, Book One
(Atheneum Books for Young Readers)
M. Sindy Felin, Touching Snow (Atheneum Books for Young Readers)
Brian Selznick, The Invention of Hugo Cabret (Scholastic Press) My review of Hugo Cabret.
Sara Zarr, Story of a Girl (Little, Brown & Company) My review of Story of A Girl.
Horn Book's announcement/reviews link.