This years’ Cybils Awards nominations are now open, and we need YOU to nominate your favorite children’s YA and middle grade books. If you’re reading this right now, you’re eligible to nominate. You don’t need to be a blogger or a professional in the book world in order to do so (but if you are, that’s great too!). And it only takes a minute to add in your nominations for your favorite kidlit books published between 10/16/19 and 10/15/20.
Here are the categories (they’ve been changed very slightly for this year—click on the link for a description of each):
I’ve already put in most of my nominations, but there are some great books that have been left behind. Check out what’s been nominated to make sure your favorites from this past year are on the list!!
Here are the lists of what has been nominated so far (click on the link to see the list for each category):
- Easy Readers and Early Chapter Books
- Elementary/Middle-Grade Speculative Fiction
- Fiction Picture Books
- Graphic Novels
- Middle-Grade Fiction
- Young Adult Fiction/Young Adult Speculative Fiction
So I urge all of you to NOMINATE! Let’s get our favorite books all onto these lists!! Nominations are open until 10/15, so act now!
HOW TO NOMINATE:
- Go to the Cybils nomination page.
- Click Public Nominations.
- Enter your email address and then create a login for Cybils.
- You’ll see a list of all the categories with a Nominate button next to each. You can nominate one book per category (it’s not required that you nominate for ALL the categories—nominate in one category or more!).
Let me know in the comments what books you’re planning on nominating!