Finalists announced for 2014 Cybils

The finalists have been announced for the 2014 Children and Young Adult Bloggers’ Literary Awards, better known as the Cybils.

Established to recognize children's and young-adult authors and illustrators, the Cybils are selected through a process that involves public nominations, publisher submissions and then, finally, a judging committee. The winners will be announced Feb. 14.

Here are the finalists in the graphic novel divisions:

Early and Middle Grades

  • Bad Machinery: The Case of the Good Boy, by John Allison (Oni Press)
  • Bird & Squirrel on Ice, by James Burks (Graphix)
  • El Deafo, by Cece Bell (Harry N. Abrams)
  • Gaijin: American Prisoner of War, by Matt Faulkner (Disney-Hyperion)
  • Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust, by Loic Dauvillier (First Second)
  • The Dumbest Idea Ever!, by Jimmy Gownley (Graphix)
  • Ballad, by Blexbolex (Enchanted Lion Books)
  • In Real Life, by Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang (First Second)
  • Strange Fruit, Volume I: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History, by Joel Christian Gill (Fulcrum Press)
  • The Harlem Hellfighters, by Max Brooks and Canaan White (Broadway Books)
  • The Shadow Hero, by Gene Luen Yang and Sonny Liew (First Second)
  • Through the Woods, by Emily Carroll (Margaret K. McElderry)
  • To This Day: For the Bullied and Beautiful, by Shane Koyczan (Annick Press)

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