The criteria for being named to the list include:
- has potential for teen pleasure reading
- reflects strong literary standards
- recognizes the diversity of teen readers in Texas
Any Texans reading this? Have you heard of Tayshas?
I wish I had some clue how to figure out about these type of things - books showing up on lists. I know Shock Point is on the ALA's Quick Picks nominee list, but I only learned that through obsessive Googling. Is there a way to keep track of these type of things (short of obessive Googling?)