ALA Graphics: ALA Graphics supports the ALA mission through the creation and distribution of quality products promoting libraries, literacy, lifelong learning, and reading. ALA Graphics develops products based on customer need, including products that support the key action areas of the Association: diversity, education and continued learning, equity of access, intellectual freedom, and 21st -century literacy.
Blink: Anyone who signs up to participate in TRW through this website can participate in a free TRW webinar, courtesy of Blink! Blink brings true stories and fiction to YA readers. The literature published by Blink is a positive reflection of what is inspiring and heartening while maintaining a tradition of imaginative and exciting storytelling that will bring readers to the edge of their seats, immerse them in a heartrending love story, or engross them in a story of a life well-lived. Readers will see themselves in all facets of Blink’s literature and will find new levels of entertainment that enrich and uplift.
Dollar General: Dollar General has generously provided funding through their Dollar General Literacy Foundation in support of YALSA's mission of expanding and strengthening library services for teens, as well as helping engage, serve and empower teens. Dollar General's funding allows YALSA to award grants of $1,000 each in recognition of outstanding Teen Read Week activities. Since 1993, the Dollar General Literacy Foundation has awarded more than $71.2 million in grants to nonprofit organizations, helping more than 4.1 million individuals take their first steps toward literacy, a general education diploma or English proficiency.
DOGObooks: DOGObooks is the largest website for kids and teens to discover and review books. With over 90,000 books followed and over 45,000 book reviews written by their peers, DOGObooks empowers kids and teens to discover new books, as well as share their favorites.
Merit Press: Three individuals who sign up for Teen Read Week via the www.ala.org/teenread site will win a Merit Press Bookshelf– a total of 12 riveting and relevant real-world novels – signed by the authors. Explore intensely readable young adult stories from Merit Press, headed by New York Times bestselling author Jacquelyn Mitchard. Find out more about Merit Press at adamsmedia.com/merit-press-books or facebook.com/MeritPressYABooks.
Scholastic: Any individual who joins YALSA through this web site between now and Oct. 1st will get an autographed copy of Gorgeous, by Paul Rudnick, courtesy of Scholastic. The corporate mission of Scholastic is to encourage the intellectual and personal growth of all children, beginning with literacy, the cornerstone of all learning. With more than 90 years of experience supporting the learning lives of children, today Scholastic remains committed to providing quality, engaging educational content in digital and print formats for the next generation of learners, and the families and educators who guide them.
Soho Teen: Soho Teen, launched in January 2013, is for fearless YA readers who crave thrills and a unique and unapologetic take on “mystery.” While every title has a high-stakes puzzle at its core, our list runs the gamut of genres—from the darkest fantasy to the funniest contemporary—and explores every nuance of romance, friendship, and betrayal.