- Congrats to The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman for being the Newberry Medal winner and to all the Newberry Honor books!
- Congrats to Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta for winning the Michael L. Printz Award and to all the Printz Honor books.
- Congrats to all the rest of the award winners announced at the ALA Midwinter meeting as well!
- ARCs of Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson are being given out by Penguin. Here's the myspace with more details.
- You can win a The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks t-shirt, a signed book by E. Lockhart, and a Dramarama CD by making E laugh by Feb. 14. More details on her blog.
- The 2009 YALSA's Best Books for Young Adult List is up on their site.
- Bones of Faerie by Janni Lee Simner
- The Tir Nan Og Chronicles by K.E. Bruder
- Night Life by Nancy A. Collins
Books that come out this week:
- February 2: The Fetch by Laura Whitcomb
- February 3: Winnie's War by Jenny Moss
- February 3: Trials in Paradise by Neal R. Rice
- February 3: Evermore by Alyson Noel
- February 4: Promised Virgins: A Novel of Jihad by Jeffrey Fleishman
- February 4: Adventurers Wanted: Slathbog's Gold by M. L. Forman
- February 5: Mistress Shakespeare by Karen Harper
- February 5: Geek Charming by Robin Palmer
-The YAthenaeum Team