The moment is finally here! Here are the 2019 Morris Award Finalists!
- Blood Water Paint written by Joy McCullough
- Check, Please!: #Hockey written and illustrated by Ngozi Ukazu
- Children of Blood and Bone written by Tomi Adeyemi
- Darius the Great Is Not Okay written by Adib Khorram
- What the Night Sings written and illustrated by Vesper Stamper
Congrats to all the finalists! The winner of the 2019 Morris Award will be announced at the ALA’s Youth Media Awards in Seattle, WA on January 28, 2019 at 8am PST. Fans can follow 2019 results in real-time via live webcast, sponsored by Baker & Taylor, a Follett Company, or follow hashtag #alayma.
View the list of finalists with annotations on the Morris page.