Here are the books that were honored and awarded:
William C. Morris Award for a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens:
The Serpent King, by Jeff Zentner, is the 2017 Morris Award winner.
YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults:
March: Book Three by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and Nate Powell, is the 2017 Excellence winner.
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature written for young adults: March: Book Three, by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell,
Stonewall Book Award - Mike Morgan & Larry Romans Children’s & Young Adult Literature Award given annually to English-language children’s and young adult books of exceptional merit relating to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender experience - Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard: The Hammer of Thor by Rick Riordan and If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo
Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in writing for young adults:
The 2017 winner is Sarah Dessen. Her books include: Dreamland,”Keeping the Moon, Just Listen, The Truth about Forever, Along for the Ride, What Happened to Goodbye?and This Lullaby.