A multi-layered Y/A novel that will lead readers from a murder mystery in an alluring land to a revelation with a supernatural catalyst; here’s a first in series that will keep readers turning the pages until the very end.
A daring escape, a wild adventure, and a discovery of a hidden identity are at the heart of this Y/A novel that is sure to whisk readers off to all points Great Britain. A fine story with plenty of color. Recommended.
When things come together (in the writing process) and everything in your story finally falls into place, when you finish an action-packed or emotional chapter, or when you unearth a great truth in your writing, then there’s this brilliant moment of clarity. You’re filled with a sense of achievement that you have created something unique and magnificent. And that’s a feeling worth living for.
These titles have moved forward from the Long List to the 2018 Dante Rossetti Book Awards for YA Fiction SHORT LIST. Whose works will make it to the 2018 Rossetti Semi-Finalists positions? The excitement continues to build!
These titles have moved forward in the judging rounds from SLUSH pile to the 2018 Rossetti Book Awards LONG LIST (aka the Slush Pile Survivors).
HOW to SET the WORLD on FIRE by OZMA Award-Winning Author, T.K. Riggins – Sword & Sorcery, YA, Coming of Age, Dragons
A fast-paced, magical, and beautifully penned Young Adult novel packed full of familiar plots and engaging characters, How to Set the World on Fire, will have you begging for more from debut award-winning author, T.K. Riggins.
SCHOOL of DEATHS (The Scythe Wielder’s Secret Book 1) by Christopher Mannino – YA Fantasy, Coming of Age, Magical Worlds
A sizzling plot combined with smart, confident prose makes School of Deaths an exceptional read for YA audiences – and all who love fantasy.
We are excited and honored to officially announce the Grand Prize Winner and the First Place Category Winners for the 2017 OZMA Book Awards for Fantasy Novels.
Risk and reward weigh heavily for Lani Yavari as she fights to reunite her family - possibly at the cost of her own life. A strong, vibrantly brilliant contemporary metaphysical Y/A novel that belongs alongside the greats!
We are excited and honored to officially announce the Grand Prize Winner and the First Place Category Winners for the 2017 Dante Rossetti Book Awards for Young Adult Fiction.