The winner of the 2012 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature went to William Alexander for Goblin Secrets.
The other finalists for the award were:
Carrie Arcos for Out of Reach
Patricia McCormick for Never Fall Down
Eliot Schrefer for Endangered
Steve Sheinkin for Bomb: The Race to Build – and Steal – the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon
You can see the full list of winners on the National Book Foundation website.
Have you read the winner? I haven’t yet, so I’d love to hear what you think!