Printz Award Winners

An award given annually for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. It is named for a Topeka, Kansas school librarian who was a long-time active member of the Young Adult Library Services Association. See a complete list of past Printz Award winners.
Subject Author Title Call number Year
Winner King, A.S. Dig

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2020
Honor Grimes, Nikki Ordinary Hazards: a Memoir

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2020
Honor McCaughrean, Gernaldine Where the World Ends

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2020
Honor Tamaki, Mariko Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me

741.5971 T153La 

2020
Uehashi, Nahoko The Beast Player

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Winner Acevedo, Elizabeth The Poet X

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2019
Honor Arnold, Elana K. Damsel

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2019
Honor Caletti, Deb A Heart in a Body in the World

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2019
McCoy, Mary I, Claudia

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Winner LaCour, Nina We Are Okay

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2018
Honor Heiligman, Deborah Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers

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2018
Honor Reynolds, Jason Long Way Down

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2018
Honor Taylor, Laini Strange the Dreamer

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2018
Thomas, Angie The Hate U Give

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Winner Lewis, John and Andrew Aydin March: Book Three

323.092 L6745mas

2017
Honor Berry, Julie Passion of Dolssa

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2017
Honor O'Neill, Louise Asking for It

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2017
Honor Shusterman, Neal Scythe

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2017
Yoon, Nicola The Sun is Also a Star

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Winner Ruby, Laura Bone Gap

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2016
Honor Perez, Ashley Out of Darkness

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2016
Sedgwick, Marcus The Ghosts of Heaven

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Winner Nelson, Jandy I'll Give You the Sun

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2015
Honor Foley, Jessie Ann The Carnival at Bray

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2015
Honor Hubbard, Jenny And we Stay

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2015
Honor Smith, Andrew Grasshopper Jungle

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2015
Tamaki, Mariko This One Summer

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Winner Sedgwick, Marcus Midwinterblood

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2014
Honor Cokal, Susann Kingdom of Little Wounds

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2014
Honor Gardner, Sally Maggot Moon

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2014
Honor Rowell, Rainbow Eleanor & Park

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2014
Vanderpool, Clare Navigating Early

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Winner Lake, Nick In Darkness

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2013
Honor Brenna, Beverley The White Bicycle

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2013
Honor Pratchett, Terry Dodger

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2013
Honor Saenz, Benjamin A. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

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2013
Wein, Elizabeth Code Name Verity

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Winner Whaley, John Corey Where Things Come Back

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2012
Honor Handler, Daniel Why We Broke Up

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2012
Honor Hinwood, Christine The Returning

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2012
Honor Silvey, Craig Jasper Jones

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2012
Stiefvater, Maggie The Scorpio Races

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Winner Bacigalupi, Paolo Ship Breaker

Fic B125sh

2011
Honor Christopher, Lucy Stolen

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2011
Honor King, Amy Sarig Please Ignore Vera Dietz

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2011
Honor Sedgwick, Marcus Revolver

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2011
Teller, Janne Nothing

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Winner Bray, Libba Going Bovine

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2010
Honor Barnes, John Tales of the Madman Underground: An Historical Romance, 1973

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2010
Honor Heiligman, Deborah Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith

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2010
Honor Rapp, Adam Punkzilla

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2010
Yancey, Rick The Monstrumologist

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Winner Marchetta, Melina Jellicoe Road

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2009
Honor Anderson, M.T. The Kingdom on the Waves

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2009
Honor Lanagan, Margo Tender Morsels

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2009
Honor Lockhart, E. The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks

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2009
Pratchett, Terry Nation

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Winner McCaughrean, Geraldine The White Darkness

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2008
Honor Clarke, Judith One Whole and Perfect Day

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2008
Honor Hemphill, Stephanie Your Own, Sylvia: A Verse Portrait of Sylvia Plath

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2008
Honor Jenkins, A.M. Repossessed

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2008
Knox, Elizabeth Dreamquake: Book Two of the Dreamhunter Duet

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Winner Yang, Gene Luen American Born Chinese

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2007
Honor Anderson, M.T. The Pox Party

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2007
Honor Green, John An Abundance of Katherines

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2007
Honor Hartnett, Sonya Surrender

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2007
Zusak, Markus The Book Thief

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Winner Green, John Looking for Alaska

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2006
Honor Lanagan, Margo Black Juice

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2006
Honor Nelson, Marilyn A Wreath for Emmett Till

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2006
Honor Partridge, Elizabeth John Lennon: All I Want Is the Truth, a Photographic Biography

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2006
Zusak, Markus I Am the Messenger

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