Young Adult Library Services

Volume 8, Number 3, Spring 2010

From the Editor

Sarah Flowers

From the President

Linda W. Braun

YALSA Perspectives

Focus on Diversity

YALSA Diversity Taskforce

By Angela Craig

Beyond Good Intentions

Explore Diversity at YALSA’s YA Lit Symposium

By Kristin Heathcock

Hot Spot: Awards

YALSA Announces 2010 Literary Award Winners and Selected Booklists

Listener for Life

By Nichole King

A New Literature for a New Millenium? The First Decade of the Printz Awards

By Michael Cart

“Best” Book Selection Through the Years

By Pam Spencer Holley

YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults, Year One

By Angela Carstensen

Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults: It’s All About the Popular

By Karen Brooks-Reese and Beth Saxton


Professional Resources

The YALSA Update

Guidelines for Authors

Index to Advertisers