Awards & Winners

Edgar Award for Best Young Adult

Edgar Award

This is a list of winners and nominees for the Edgar Award for Best Young Adult, given at the The Edgar Allan Poe Awards.
Date Established : 1989

Check all the winners of Edgar Award for Best Young Adult presented under Edgar Award since 1989 .

Annabel Pitcher

Honored for : Ketchup Clouds

Nominations 2014 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Julie Berry All the Truth That's In Me
Tom McNeal Far Far Away
Terra Elan McVoy Criminal
Kirsten Miller How to Lead a Life of Crime
Annabel Pitcher Ketchup Clouds

Elizabeth E. Wein

Honored for : Code Name Verity

Nominations 2013 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Elizabeth E. Wein Code Name Verity
Kat Rosenfield Amelia Anne is Dead and Gone
Niall Leonard Crusher
Kathryn Burak Emily's Dress and Other Missing Things
Elizabeth George The Edge of Nowhere

Dandi Daley Mackall

Honored for : The Silence of Murder

Nominations 2012 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Dandi Daley Mackall The Silence of Murder
Todd Strasser Kill You Last
Harlan Coben Shelter
Kathryn Miller Haines The Girl is Murder
Maureen Johnson The Name of the Star

Charlie Price

Honored for : The Interrogation of Gabriel James

Nominations 2011 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Charlie Price The Interrogation of Gabriel James
Barnabas Miller 7 Souls
Jordan Orlando 7 Souls
Robert Paul Weston Dust City
A.S. King Please Ignore Vera Dietz
Mary Jane Beaufrand The River

Peter Abrahams

Honored for : Reality Check

Nominations 2010 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Peter Abrahams Reality Check
Caroline B. Cooney If the Witness Lied
Dene Low Petronella Saves Nearly Everyone
Saundra Mitchell Shadowed Summer
John C. Ford The Morgue and Me

John Green

Honored for : Paper Towns

Nominations 2009 »

Nominee Nominated Work
John Green Paper Towns
Siobhan Dowd Bog Child
Susan Juby Getting the Girl
Jack D. Ferraiolo The Big Splash
Margot McDonnell Torn to Pieces

Tedd Arnold

Honored for : Rat Life

Nominations 2008 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Tedd Arnold Rat Life
Caroline B. Cooney Diamonds in the Shadow
M. Sindy Felin Touching Snow
S.A. Harazin Blood Brothers
Jeffry W. Johnston Fragments

Robin Merrow MacCready

Honored for : Buried

Nominations 2007 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Alane Ferguson The Christopher Killer
Carol Plum-Ucci The Night My Sister Went Missing
Mariah Fredericks Crunch Time
Kevin Brooks Road of the Dead
Robin Merrow MacCready Buried

John Feinstein

Honored for : Last Shot

Nominations 2006 »

Nominee Nominated Work
John Feinstein Last Shot
Peter Abrahams Down the Rabbit Hole
Vicki Grant Quid Pro Quo
Michael Spradlin Live and Let Shop
Charlie Higson SilverFin

Thomas Hoobler, Dorothy Hoobler

Honored for : In Darkness, Death

Nominations 2005 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Thomas Hoobler In Darkness, Death
Dorothy Hoobler In Darkness, Death
Kate Morgenroth Jude
Lee Weatherly Missing Abby
Edward Bloor Story Time
Marcus Sedgwick The Book of Dead Days

Graham McNamee

Honored for : Acceleration

Nominations 2004 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Graham McNamee Acceleration
Chris Priestley Death and the Arrow
Bridget Crowley Feast of Fools
Janet S. Anderson The Last Treasure
Libby Sternberg Uncovering Sadie's Secrets

Daniel Ehrenhaft

Honored for : Trust Falls, Fallout, Outsmart

Nominations 2003 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Daniel Ehrenhaft Trust Falls","Fallout","Outsmart
Nan Willard Cappo Cheating Lessons
Mark Delaney Hit and Run
Meg Cabot Safe House
Marianna Heusler The Night the Penningtons Vanished

Tim Wynne-Jones

Honored for : The Boy in the Burning House

Nominations 2002 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Tim Wynne-Jones The Boy in the Burning House
Mary Claire Helldorfer Don't Tell
Harriet K. Feder Death on Sacred Ground
Joyce McDonald Shades of Simon Gray
Marcus Sedgwick Witch Hill

Elaine M. Alphin

Honored for : Counterfeit Son

Nominations 2001 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Elaine M. Alphin Counterfeit Son
Nancy Werlin Locked Inside
E. L. Konigsburg Silent to the Bone
Carol Plum-Ucci The Body of Christopher Creed

Vivian Vande Velde

Honored for : Never Trust a Dead Man

Nominations 2000 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Vivian Vande Velde Never Trust a Dead Man
Walter Dean Myers Monster
Laurie Halse Anderson Speak
Vicki Cameron That Kind of Money
Dorothy Hoobler The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn
Thomas Hoobler The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn

Nancy Werlin

Honored for : The Killer's Cousin

Nominations 1999 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Nancy Werlin The Killer's Cousin
Katharine Jay Bacon Finn
Shelley Sykes For Mike
Kathryn Reiss Paper Quake: A Puzzle
Will Hobbs The Maze

Will Hobbs

Honored for : Ghost Canoe

Nominations 1998 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Will Hobbs Ghost Canoe
Marilyn Singer Deal with a Ghost
Edward Bloor Tangerine
Marsha Qualey Thin Ice
Sonia Levitin Yesterday's Child

Willo Davis Roberts

Honored for : Twisted Summer

Nominations 1997 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Willo Davis Roberts Twisted Summer
Daniel Hayes Flyers
Rob MacGregor Hawk Moon
Pete Hautman Mr. Was
Mel Glenn Who Killed Mr. Chippendale?

Rob MacGregor

Honored for : Prophecy Rock

Nominations 1996 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Rob MacGregor Prophecy Rock
Gary Crew Angel's Gate
Robert Cormier In the Middle of the Night
Joan Lowery Nixon Spirit Seeker
Eve Bunting Spying on Miss Muller

Nancy Springer

Honored for : Toughing It

Nominations 1995 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Nancy Springer Toughing It
Kathryn Reiss Pale Phoenix
Alane Ferguson Poison
Joan Lowery Nixon Shadowmaker
Christopher Pike The Midnight Club

Joan Lowery Nixon

Honored for : The Name of the Game Was Murder

Nominations 1994 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Joan Lowery Nixon The Name of the Game Was Murder
Bebe Faas Rice Class Trip (Nightmares on Tape)
Richie Tankersley Cusick Help Wanted
Patricia Rushford Silent Witness
Gary Crew Strange Objects

Chap Reaver

Honored for : A Little Bit Dead

Nominations 1993 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Chap Reaver A Little Bit Dead
Michael Cadnum Breaking the Fall
Malcolm Rose Highest Form of Killing
Joann Mazzio The One Who Came Back
Joan Lowery Nixon The Weekend was Murder!

Theodore Taylor

Honored for : The Weirdo

Nominations 1992 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Theodore Taylor The Weirdo
Michael Cadnum Calling Home
Patricia Windsor Christmas Killer
Robert Cormier We All Fall Down
Pete Nelson Scarface: Sylvia Smith-Smith Novel: Scarface

Chap Reaver

Honored for : Mote

Nominations 1991 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Chap Reaver Mote
Stephen Schwandt Guilt Trip
Gloria Whelan The Secret Keeper
Ernest Pintoff Zachary

Alane Ferguson

Honored for : Show Me the Evidence

Nominations 1990 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Alane Ferguson Show Me the Evidence
M. E. Kerr Fell Back
Christopher Pike Remember Me
Theodore Taylor Sniper
Edward Irving Wortis The Man Who was Poe

Sonia Levitin

Honored for : Incident at Loring Groves

Nominations 1989 »

Nominee Nominated Work
Sonia Levitin Incident at Loring Groves
Ronald Kidd Second Fiddle
Philip Pullman The Shadow in the North
Todd Strasser The Accident
Barbara Brenner The Falcon Sting