Book Trailer Contest

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), has announced the finalists for two of its book awards: the Morris Award for the best YA book written by a first-time author and the Nonfiction Award for the best nonfiction book written for teens. Each award has five finalists. We’re challenging you to make a book trailer about one of the books. You can learn more at


Year Began: 2010 - Year Terminated: 2010

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ALL ENTRIES - Every entry will be acknowledged with a certificate.
FINALISTS – The videos selected as finalists will appear on YALSA’s website, and be shown at the Morris & Nonfiction Award Program & Presentation on Mon. Jan. 18, 2010 at 1 the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Boston. Each of the finalists will receive a box of books from YALSA.
THE WINNER(s) –The winner(s) will receive of box of books and a $100 gift certificate from a major bookstore, and will be interviewed for a YALS article and press release. The winning video may be used by YALSA in marketing and promotional materials related to the book awards.

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