Anna Myers
     Author, Speaker, and Writing Instructor

Author and Speaker

Anna Myers has been honored many times for her outstanding writing for young readers. Among her awards....


2013 Inductee into the Oklahoma Writers Hall of Fame


2012 Arrell Gibson Lifetime Achievement Award from the Oklahoma Center for the Book


2010 Oklahoma Book Award Children/Young Adult Finalist - Time of the Witches


2009 Oklahoma Book Award Children/Young Adult Winner - Spy


2006 Oklahoma Book Award Children/Young Adult Winner - Assassin


2004 Oklahoma Book Award Children/Young Adult Finalist - Flying Blind 

1995 Oklahoma Book Award Children/Young Adult Winner - Graveyard Girl

1993 -  Oklahoma Book Award Children/Young Adult Winner - Red Dirt Jessie
 

Anna's Award Winning Novels



    Tulsa Burning
    Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award, 2004-05
    Society of School Librarians International Book Award, Honor Book, 2003
    Missouri Reading Circle 2003
    Pennsylvania School Librarians Association Young Adult Top Forty List, 2002
    New York Public Library's Books for the Teen Age 2003
    Kansas State Reading Circle 2003-04
    Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2003


    Stolen By The Sea
    Pennsylvania Young Readers Choice Award, Master List, 2003-04
    Oklahoma Book Award, Finalist, 2002
    Children's Crown Award Honor Book 2005


    When The Bough Breaks:
    New York Public Library's Books for the Teen Age, 2001
    Oklahoma Book Award, Finalist, 2001
    Pennsylvania School Librarian's Association Young Adult Top Forty List 2000
    Society of School Librarians International Book Award (Honor Book), 2001-02


    Captain's Command
    Sequoyah Children's Book Award, Masterlist, 2001-02
    South Carolina Children's Book Award, Masterlist, 2002-02


    Ethan Between Us
    ALA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1999
    Gamma State Author's Award, 2000
    Oklahoma Book Award, Finalist, 1999
    Society of School Librarians International Book Award (Honor Book), 1999-2000


    The Keeping Room
    Bank Street College, Children's Books of the Year, 1998
    Maine Student Book Award, Masterlist, 1998-99
    Oklahoma Book Award, Finalist, 1998
    Sequoyah Children's Book Award, Masterlist,1999-2000
    South Carolina Children's Book Award, Masterlist, 1998-99


    Spotting The Leopard
    Oklahoma Book Award, Finalist, 1998
    Sequoyah Children's Book Award, Masterlist, 1998-99
    South Carolina Children's Book Award, Masterlist, 1998-99


    Fire In The Hills
    Oklahoma Book Award, Finalist, 1997
    Parents' Choice Award, 1996


    Graveyard Girl
    American Bookseller's "Pick of the Lists," 1995
    Gamma State Author's Award, 1997
    Oklahoma Book Award, 1995
    Sequoyah Children's Book Award, Masterlist, 1997-98
    Young Hoosier Book Award, Masterlist, 1998-99


    Red Dirt Jessie
    Oklahoma Book Award, 1993
    Sequoyah Master List Nominee
    Vermont Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Nominee
    New York Public Library 100 Books to Read and Share


    Hoggee
    Mart Twain Award Master List Nominee
    Kansas State Reading Circle


    Confessions from the Principal's Chair
    Kansas William Allen White Award, Master List Nominee 2008-2009
    Tennessee Volunteer Children's Book Mast List Nominee 2010-2011


    Spy!
    Oklahoma Book Award 2009
    Texas Wing's Award


    Wart
    Oklahoma Book Award Finalist
    Gamma State Award


    Time of the Witches
    Bank Street Children's Books of the Year
    Jr. Library Guild Selection