2021 Cybils Awards Winners
Winners for the 2021 Children’s and Young Adults Bloggers’ Literary Awards (Cybils) have been announced. Winners of genre interest follow.
Young Adult Speculative Fiction
- WINNER: Vespertine, Margaret Rogerson (Margaret K. McElderry)
- Iron Widow, Xiran Jay Zhao (Penguin Teen)
- The City Beautiful, Aden Polydoros (Inkyard)
- The Gilded Ones, Namina Forna (Delacorte)
- The Mirror Season, Anna-Marie McLemore (Feiwel & Friends)
- The Ones We’re Meant to Find, Joan He (Roaring Brook)
Elementary/Middle Grade Speculative Fiction
- WINNER: Cece Rios and the Desert of Souls, Kaela Rivera (HarperCollins)
- Amari and the Night Brothers, B.B. Alston (Balzer + Bray)
- Kiki Kallira Breaks a Kingdom, Sangu Mandanna (Viking)
- The Last Cuentista, Donna Barba Higuera (Levine Querido)
- The Troubled Girls of Dragomir Academy, Anne Ursu (Walden Pond)
- Too Bright to See, Kyle Lukoff (Dial)
The Cybils Awards “aims to recognize the children’s and young adult authors and illustrators whose books combine the highest literary merit and popular appeal.”
For a complete list of winners, see the Cybils site.
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