At the annual National Book Awards Teen Press Conference, NYC middle and high school students play the role of reporters as they direct questions to the five finalists for the 2018 National Book Award in Young People's Literature. Participating students receive a copy of one of the finalist’s books.
Finalists, National Book Awards 2018 for Young People's Literature: Elizabeth Acevedo, M.T. Anderson, Eugene Yelchin, Leslie Connor, Christopher Paul Curtis, Jarrett J. Krosoczka
National Book Award Teen Press Conference Host: Jenny Han