This year's Garden State Teen Book Award 2009 winners:
Fiction Grades 6-8, Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Fiction Grades 9-12, The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Nonfiction Grades 6-12, Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement by Ann Bausum
For past awards in these categories, visit the NJLA website.