2019 Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature

At the ALA Youth Media Awards, the 2019 Asian/Pacific American Awards for Literature in youth categories were announced. However, those announcements did not include the book given honor awards. Here is the full list of medal and honor recipients:

YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE WINNER

Darius the Great Is Not Okay

Darius the Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram

 

YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE HONOR BOOK

The Astonishing Color of After

The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan

 

CHILDREN’S LITERATURE WINNER

Front Desk

Front Desk by Kelly Yang

 

CHILDREN’S LITERATURE HONOR BOOK

The House That Lou Built

The House That Lou Built by Mae Respicio

 

PICTURE BOOK WINNER

Drawn Together

Drawn Together by Minh Lê, illustrated by Dan Santat

 

PICTURE BOOK HONOR BOOK

Grandmother’s Visit

Grandmother’s Visit by Betty Quan, illustrated by Carmen Mok