Mock Youth Services Awards

2018 WLA/WLS Mock Awards

Tuesday February 6, 2018

  5:30 – 8:30 pm

at the Greenburgh Public Library,

300 Tarrytown Road

Elmsford NY 10562


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The “Oscars” of the Children’s and Teen Book World are nearly here and it’s time to pick who we think will win the top prizes. Please register via the link on the flyer and we hope to see you on February 6!
Register online at:
(Deadline to register is February 2)

Tuesday, February 6, 2018*
5:30pm-8:30pm (*NO SNOW DATE)
Greenburgh Public Library
300 Tarrytown Road
Elmsford, NY 10523

5:30 – 6:30 Networking and Pizza, Salad & Dessert
6:30 – 8:00 Introduction and Mock Group Meetings
8:00 – 8:30 Mock Award Winners and Announcements

Please refer questions to Z or Tracey at

Grand Canyon by Jason Chin
Big Cat, Little Cat by Elisha Cooper
Wolf in Snow by Matthew Cordell
This House, Once by Deborah Freedman
Blue Sky White Stars by Sarvinder Naberhaus, illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Hey Black Child by Useni Eugene Perkins, illustrated by Bryan Collier
How to Be an Elephant: Growing Up in the African
Wild by Katherine Roy
After the Fall: How Humpty Dumpty Got Back Up Again by Dan Santat
A Perfect Day by Lane Smith
Red and Lulu by Matt Tavares

Wishtree by Katherine Applegate
See You in the Cosmos by Jack Cheng
Her Right Foot by Dave Eggers
Refugee by Alan Gratz
Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan
Me and Marvin Gardens by Amy Sarig King
Undefeated: Jim Thorpe and the Carlisle Indian School Football Team by Steve Sheinkin
Orphan Island by Laurel Snyder

Midnight at the Electric by Jodi Lynn Anderson
Landscape With Invisible Hand by M.T. Anderson
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez
Saint Death by Marcus Sedgwick
The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime That Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

This event is open to those working in school, public, academic, & special libraries, the book publishing industry, library school students, teachers and adults who are interested in Children’s and Young Adult Literature. (This is not an event for Children or Teens).