Many congratulations to our friend Bill Konigsberg, whose young adult novel, Openly Straight, has won the prestigious Sid Fleischman Humor Award!
View SCBWI’s press release to learn more.
- Rave review in The New York Times!
- Starred Reviews from Booklist and The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
- YALSA’s Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014
- ALA’s Rainbow List
- Texas Library Association’s TAYSHAS List (Top Ten Title)
- Georgia Peach Award nominee
- Capital Choices Noteworthy Books for Teens List
- Summer ’13 Kids’ Indie Next List
- Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People
Did we mention that Bill is an instructor for the YA track of the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing’s YOUR NOVEL YEAR online certificate? Learn more on the YOUR NOVEL YEAR site.