Academy Awards - Best Director (Adult)
The Academy Award for Best Director is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to artists working in the motion picture industry.
Academy Awards - Best Picture (Adult)
The Academy Award for Best Picture is one of the Academy Awards of Merit presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to artists working in the motion picture industry.
Agatha Awards (Adult)
The Agatha Awards honor the "traditional mystery." That is to say, books best typified by the works of Agatha Christie as well as others.
Costa Book Awards (Adult)
The Costa Book Awards are a series of literary awards given to books by authors based in Great Britain and Ireland.
Edgar Awards (Adult)
Each Spring, Mystery Writers of America present the Edgar Awards, widely acknowledged to be the most prestigious awards in the genre.
Hugo Awards (Adult)
The Hugo Awards are awards for excellence in the field of science fiction and fantasy. They were first awarded in 1953, and have been awarded every year since 1955. The awards are run by and voted on by fans.
Man Booker Prize (Adult)
The Man Booker Prize aims to promote the finest in fiction by rewarding the best novel of the year written by a citizen of the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland.
National Book Awards: Fiction (Adult)
The National Book Awards are given to recognize achievements in four genres: Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Young People's Literature.
Nebula Award (Adult)
The Nebula Awards are a set of awards given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works published in the United States during the previous year.
PEN/Faulkner Award For Fiction (Adult)
The PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction is awarded annually by the PEN/Faulkner Foundation to the authors of the year's best works of fiction by living American citizens.
Pulitzer Prize - Nonfiction (Adult)
The Pulitzer Prize is awarded for distinguished nonfiction by an American author, typically dealing with American life.
Samuel Johnson Prize (Adult)
The Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction is one of the most prestigious prizes for non-fiction writing. The prize covers current affairs, history, politics, science, sport, travel, biography, autobiography and the arts.
Spur Awards (Adult)
The Spur Awards are given annually for distinguished writing about the American West.
Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards (Kids)
The Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards are among the most prestigious honors in the field of children's and young adult literature. Winners are selected in three categories: Picture Book, Fiction and Poetry, and Nonfiction.
Caldecott Medal (Kids)
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.
Charlotte Zolotow Awards (Kids)
The Charlotte Zolotow Award is given annually to the author of the best picture book text published in the United States in the preceding year.
Children's Choice Awards (Kids)
The Children's Choice Book Awards program was created to provide young readers with an opportunity to voice their opinions about the books being written for them and to help develop a reading list that will motivate children to read more and cultivate a love of reading.
Iowa Children's Choice Awards (Kids)
The Iowa Children's Choice Award 1) encourages children to read more and better books; 2) provides an avenue for positive dialogue between teachers, parents, and children about books and authors; and 3) gives recognition to those who write books for children.
Iowa Goldfinch Awards (Kids)
The Iowa Goldfinch Award has been created to promote reading by children in Pre-kindergarten through third grade.
Newbery Medal (Kids)
The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.
Alex Awards (Teens)
The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18.
Iowa High School Book Awards (Teens)
The purpose of the Iowa High School Book Award is to promote leisure reading among Iowa high school students and to provide students with a diverse, quality reading list. Each year, students in grades 9-12 nominate and vote on their favorite books published within the past three years.
Iowa Teen Awards (Teens)
The Iowa Teen Award honors books written for a young adult audience. Each year, students in grades 6-9 nominate and vote on their favorite books published within the past three years.
Morris YA Debut Award (Teens)
The William C. Morris YA Debut Award, first awarded in 2009, honors a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature.
Odyssey Award (Teens)
This annual award is be given to the producer of the best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults, available in English in the United States.
Printz Awards (Teens)
The Michael L. Printz Award annually honors the best book written for teens, based entirely on its literary merit, each year
YALSA YA Nonfiction Award (Teens)
YALSA\'s Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a Nov. 1 – Oct. 31 publishing year.
Pick Your List(s):
Rod's top 21 graphic novels for adults.
call number: 364.154 DEL
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call number: 741.59 ROC
Paco Roca author, artist
call number: 956.7044 GLI
Sarah Glidden author, illustrator
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Sarah Andersen author, artist
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Alex De Campi
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Joe Hill author
call number: 741.59 AAR
Jason Aaron author
call number: 741.59 MCC
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Warren Ellis author
call number: 741.59 RUC
Greg Rucka author
call number: 741.59 VAU
Brian K Vaughan
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call number: 741.59 YUK
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Allie Brosh author
call number: GRAPHIC NOVEL LEW
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Garth Ennis author
Garth Ennis writer, creator
call number: 741.5973 SMA
call number: 741.5942 MOO
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