The Library Information Technology Association (LITA) announced the selections for its 2019 LITA Excellence in Children’s and Young Adult Science Fiction Notable Lists during the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting, held January 25-29, 2019 at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle WA.
Hal Clement Notable Young Adult Books List
- Pitch Dark, Courtney Alameda (Feiwel and Friends)
- Honor Among Thieves, Rachel Caine & Ann Aguirre (Katherine Tegen)
- A Conspiracy of Stars, Olivia A. Cole (Katherine Tegen)
- Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful, Arwen Elys Dayton (Delacorte)
- The Spaceship Next Door, Gene Doucette (John Joseph Adams)
- Your One & Only, Adrianne Finlay (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
- Unearthed, Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner (Disney/Hyperion)
- Cross Fire, Fonda Lee (Scholastic)
- A Spark of White Fire, Sangu Mandanna (Sky Pony)
- The Future Will Be BS-Free, Will McIntosh (Delacorte)
- Ignite the Stars, Maura Milan (Albert Whitman)
- This Splintered Silence, Kayla Olson (HarperTeen)
- Skyward, Brandon Sanderson (Delacorte)
- Impostors, Scott Westerfeld (Scholastic)
Selections were also made for the Eleanor Cameron Notable Middle Grade and the Golden Duck Notable Picture Books lists.
Titles were chosen by the LITA Committee Recognizing Excellence in Children’s and Young Adult Science Fiction. LITA is a division of the American Library Association (ALA). For more information, including complete lists, see the LITA Notable Lists website.