Mitten, YouPer, and Thumbs Up! Award Winners for 2018

Your next great book is here! The Michigan Library Association announced the winners of the 2018 Mitten, YouPer, and Thumbs Up! awards, and you can find them all here! Congratulations to the winners and honor books!

Mitten Award: The Mitten Award recognizes and promotes quality literature for youth in picture book format.

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YouPer Award: The YouPer (Young Person) Award recognizes quality literature for youth in chapter book format.

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Thumbs Up! Award: The Thumbs Up! Award recognizes and promotes an outstanding contribution to teen literature that has both literary quality and teen appeal for those 13 to 18 years of age.

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