Alex Awards

The Alex Awards are given to 10 adult books that are considered to have appeal for teens aged 12-18.

2013 Alex Award Winners

Caring is Creepy by David Zimmerman

Girlchild by Tupelo Hassman

Juvenile in Justice by Richard Ross

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan

My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf

One Shot at Forever by Chris Ballard

Pure by Juliana Baggott

The Round House by Louise Erdrich

Tell the Wolves I'm Home by Carol Rifka Brunt

Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple

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