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As of October 1, 2005, 154 books have been nominated for Best Books for
Young Adults. The new nominations for the month of September are posted
below.  New nominations are posted on the first of each month throughout the

For information about Best Books for Young Adults including policies and
procedures and the complete list of nominations, please visit the YALSA BBYA
website at:

Nominations from the field are encouraged. Books must be published between
Sept. 1, 2004 and Dec. 31, 2005 to be eligible for BBYA.

Thank you.

Lynn Rutan
Chair, BBYA 2006
Macatawa Bay School
Holland, MI

Flanagan, John. Ranger's Apprentice: The Ruins of Gorlan. Penguin Group
USA/Philomel, 2005. $15.95. (0-399-24454-9).
Frank, Mitch. Understanding the Holy Land: Answering Questions About the
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. Penguin Group USA/Viking, 2005. $17.99.
Grimes, Nikki. Dark Sons. Hyperion/Jump at the Sun, 2005. $15.99.
Halam, Ann. Siberia: A Novel. Random House/Wendy Lamb Books, 2005. $16.95.
Haworth-Attard, Barbara. Theories of Relativity. Henry Holt, 2005. $16.95.
Koertge, Ron. Boy Girl Boy. Harcourt Inc., 2005. $16. (0-15-205325-5).
Larochelle, David. Absolutely Positively Not. Scholastic/Arthur A. Levine,
2005. $16.95. (0-439-59109-0).
McCaughrean, Geraldine. Not the End of the World.
HarperCollins/HarperTempest, 2005. $16.99. (0-06-076030-3).
Meyer, Louis A. Under the Jolly Roger: Being an Account of the Further
Nautical Adventures of Jacky Faber. Harcourt Inc., 2005. $17.
Mowll, Joshua. Operation Red Jericho. Candlewick, 2005. $15.99.
Nilsson, Per. You & You & You. Front Street, 2005. $17. (1-932425-19-5).
Peet, Mal. Keeper. Candlewick, 2005. $15.99. (0-7636-2749-6).
Perkins, Lynne Rae. Criss Cross. HarperCollins/Greenwillow, 2005. $16.99.
Pratchett, Terry. Only You Can Save Mankind. HarperCollins, 2005. $15.99.
Qualey, Marsha. Just Like That. Penguin Group USA/Dial, 2005. $16.99.
Waid, Mark. Superman: Birthright -- the Origin of the Man of Steel. DC
Comics, October 2004. $29.95. (1-4012-0251-9).
Wynne-Jones, Tim. A Thief in the House of Memory. Farrar, Straus &
Giroux/Melanie Kroupa Books, 2005. $17. (0-374-37478-3).

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