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Award to author and specific body of his/her work "for significant and lasting contributions to young adult literature."

Margaret A. Edwards Award

For Significant and Lasting Contribution to Young Adult Literature


The Margaret A. Edwards Award was established in 1988 for "significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature."  It has been awarded annually, except in 1989, to honor an author and a significant body of his/her work written for the young adult audience.