Seanan McGuire and Martha Wells are 2018 Alex Award Winners!

We’re pleased to report that Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire and All Systems Red by Martha Wells have been selected as 2018 Alex Award winners at the American Library Association Youth Media Awards!

The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. The winning titles are selected from the previous year’s publishing. The Alex Awards were first given annually beginning in 1998 and became an official ALA award in 2002. The award is sponsored by the Margaret A. Edwards Trust and administered by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association.

Down Among the Sticks and Bones is the second installment in McGuire’s Wayward Children series, which tells the stories of children who find themselves tumbling into magical worlds…and often tumbling back into mundane reality they no longer ...