2011 Printz Award winners

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The following Printz titles were announced at ALA Midwinter in San Diego:

2011 Printz Award Medal
Ship Breaker by Paola Bacigalupi
In a futuristic world, teenaged Nailer scavenges copper wiring from grounded oil tankers for a living, but when he finds a beached clipper ship with a girl in the wreckage, he has to decide if he should strip the ship for its wealth or rescue the girl.

2011 Printz Honor books:
Nothing by Janne Teller

Please Ignore Vera Dietz by A.S. King

Revolver by Marcus Sedgewick

Stolen by Lucy Christopher


Yay! I'm so glad Ship Breaker got the recognition it so richly deserves.


so many awards