February 12, 2018 | jonesw
Today the American Library Association announces its Youth Book & Media Awards, including the Alex Award. The Alex Award recognizes the best adult books that have appeal for teens. For more information about this award and its recipients, check the ALA website.
Help us recognize these honorees and winners by checking one out today.
Electric Arches is an imaginative exploration of black girlhood and womanhood through poetry, visual art, and narrative prose. Blending stark realism with the fantastical, Ewing takes us from the streets of Chicago to an alien arrival in an unspecified future, deftly navigating boundaries of space, time, and reality with delight and flexibility.