And the nominees are . . .

2017-18 GA Peach Award nominees

The Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2017-18 Peach Award.  Please remember to cast your vote for the 2016-17  Peach Award by Wednesday, March 15.  Winners will be announced at the KSU Conference on Young Adult Literature on Monday, March 20.  Stay tuned for details!


Title Author Genre
All American Boys Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely Realistic
Anatomical Shape of a Heart, The Jenn Bennett Realistic, Romance
Code of Honor Alan Gratz Realistic
Dan Versus Nature Don Calame Humor
Darkest Corners, The Kara Thomas Mystery/Thriller
Dumplin' Julie Murphy Realistic, Romance
First Time She Drowned, The Kerry Kletter Realistic, Mental Health
Girl In Pieces Kathleen Glasgow Realistic
Girl Mans Up M-E Girard Realistic, LGBTQIA
Holding Smoke Elle Cosimano Mystery, Fantasy
Illuminae Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff Fantasy
Labyrinth Lost Zoraida Cordova Fantasy
My Lady Jane Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, Jodi Meadows Historical, Humor, Romance
Scarlett Epstein Hates it Here Anna Breslaw Realistic
Six of Crows Leigh Bardugo Fantasy
This Savage Song Victoria Schwab Fantasy
True Letter from a Fictional Life Kenneth Logan Realistic, LGBTQIA
We Are the Ants Shaun David Hutchinson Sci-Fi, LGBTQIA
When We Collided Emery Lord Romance
Wolf by Wolf Ryan Graudin Historical (alternate history), Fantasy