Matched wins California Young Reader Medal

crym_logo3_orig_yellow2Ally Condie announced via Twitter that Matched has won the California Young Reader Medal in the Young Adult category!

The Young Adult CYRM is based on nominations and votes from teens in Grades 9 through 12.

Matched beat out Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl’s Beautiful Creatures as well as Dana Reinhardt’s The Things a Brother Knows to win the prestigious award!

Thanks, Fangirlish!


Vote for Reached

J-14 is holding their “2012 J-14 Teen Icon” awards. Reached is up for an award in the “Icon Books” category. But, its up against some amazing books so everyone needs to go vote. (HERE is the link for voting.)