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RI Award Winners

2023 RITBA Winners and Honor Books

Blackout- Co-Winner 2023

Six critically acclaimed, bestselling, and award-winning authors bring the glowing warmth and electricity of Black teens in love to this charming, hilarious, and heartwarming novel that shines a bright light through the dark. 

Today Tonight Tomorrow- Co-Winner 2023

Unforgettable romantic comedy about two rival overachievers whose relationship completely transforms over the course of twenty-four hours. 

Firekeeper's Daughter Honor Book- 2023

Groundbreaking YA thriller about a Native teen who must root out the corruption in her community nd bring truth to light.

Ace of Spades Honor Book 2023

Heart-pounding suspense and relevant social commentary comes a high-octane thriller about two high school students and their struggles against an anonymous bully.