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UALR Ottenheimer Library

Children's Award Winners

About this award

The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. "Mike," as he was known to his friends and colleagues, was a school librarian at Topeka West (KS) High School for many years and retired from teaching in 1994. Until his untimely death in 1996, he worked as a marketing consultant for Econo-Clad Books.

For a list of current and past winners, please visit this website:  http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/michael-l-printz-award.