2019 GLLI Translated YA Book Prize Shortlist

The Global Literature in Libraries Initiative has announced the shortlist for their inaugural Translated YA Book Prize. Works published within the last three years were considered for the prize that honors books in English translation for young adult readers. Here are the shortlisted titles:

Alpha. Abidjan-Gare du Nord: Abidjan-Gare du Nord (Hors collection) Bronze and Sunflower

Alpha by Bessora and Barroux

Bronze and Sunflower by Cao Wenxuan

Defying the Nazis: The Story of German Officer Wilm Hosenfeld, Young Readers Edition (Young Readers) La bastarda

Defying the Nazis: The Life of German Officer Wilm Hosenfeld by Hermann Vinke

La Bastarda by Trifonia Melibea Obono

Max My Brother's Husband, Volume 1 (My Brother's Husband Omnibus, #1)

Max by Sarah Cohen-Scali

My Brother’s Husband: Vol 1&2 by Gengoroh Tagame

Piglettes Rasha

Piglettes by Clementine Beauvais

Rasha by Muhammed Zafar Iqbal

The Secret of the Blue GlassWonderful Feels Like This

The Secret of the Blue Glass by Tomiko Inui

Wonderful Feels Like This by Sara Lovestam

One thought on “2019 GLLI Translated YA Book Prize Shortlist

  1. Defying the Nazis sounds like an excellent read. Thought it was part of the Second Story Press series on the Holocaust until I clicked on the book. Also like many of the other books you shared! Thank you.


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