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Printz Award Winners and Honor Books
The Michael L. Printz Award is an American Library Association literary award that annually recognizes the "best book written for teens, based entirely on its literary merit ". Up to four worthy runners-up may be designated Honor Books and three or four have been named every year. The Printz Award was founded in for publications. Jonathon Hunt, a Horn Book reviewer, hopes that the Printz Award can create a "canon as revered as that of the Newbery. Michael L.
The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. The award is sponsored by Booklist , a publication of the American Library Association. Toggle navigation VU Libraries Logo. Ever since her body grew into curves, she has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. But Xiomara has plenty she wants to say, and she pours all her frustration and passion onto the pages of a leather notebook, reciting the words to herself like prayers—especially after she catches feelings for a boy in her bio class named Aman, who her family can never know about. Because in the face of a world that may not want to hear her, Xiomara refuses to be silent.