Christchurch City Libraries lists literary prize winners and links to catalogue searches, but we may not hold copies of all titles mentioned.
This page links you to winners and nominees for a range of prizes and awards for older children's, teens' and young adult books.
See also: Literary prizes and awards for children's and adults' books.
New Zealand awards
- New Zealand Book Awards for Children and Young Adults - Copyright Licensing NZ Award for Young Adult Fiction
- Ngaio Marsh Award for Younger Readers
- Notable New Zealand Books Includes senior (young adult) fiction
- Storylines Tessa Duder Award for a young adult novel manuscript, open to published and unpublished writers
- Pikihuia Awards for Māori writers includes two prizes for secondary students
- Sir Julius Vogel awards (science fiction, fantasy and horror including Best Youth Novel)
United Kingdom awards
North American awards
- Blue Ribbons - Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books - Fiction
- Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards - Fiction and Poetry
- Coretta Scott King Award
- John Newbery Medal
- Lambda Literary Awards - LGBT Children's and Young Adults
- National Book Awards - Young people's literature
- SFWA Nebula Awards - Andre Norton award for YA fiction
- Stonewall Book Awards – Children’s and Young Adult
- Young Reader’s Choice Award (United States and Canada)