2020 WINNERS - TEEN: FICTION (13-18 YEARS)
Watch the following video to see which of the three finalists below won gold, and which won silver.
Bobby Ether and the Jade Academy
Author: R. Scott Boyer
Publisher: Koehler Books
Abducted to a secluded monastery in Tibet, Bobby must navigate a cesspool of conspiracy and betrayal to uncover ominous family secrets and unlock paranormal abilities.
The Next to Last Mistake
Author: Amalie Jahn
Publisher: Light Messages Publishing
Tess is forced out of her comfort zone when her father’s reenlisting in the Army moves her across country into a world she knows nothing about.
Street of Storytellers
Authors: Doug Wilhelm
Publisher: Rootstock Publishing
In an ancient crossroads city in Northwest Pakistan in December 1984, a young American gets dangerously caught between the opposite energies of extremism and music.
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