Do you know of a book that’s been under represented in the YA blogosphere?  Nominate it for inclusion in the Nerds Heart YA tournament by submitting it via this electronic nomination form.

Please note that the following criteria should apply to titles being nominated:

1.    Title can have no more than 15 reviews published throughout the book blogosphere
2.    Title must be either authored by or include a character within the following category:

  • Person(s) of Color (POC)
  • GLBT
  • Disability/Mental Illness
  • Religious Lifestyle
  • Lower Socioeconomic Status

3.   All titles must have been published between January 1 – December 31, 2009

Titles nominated are not guaranteed inclusion. Their submission is simply to include the title in the long list from which the brackets will be constructed.  Please refer to the nominations page to see a full explanation of the selection process.

To participate fill out the NerdsHeart YA nomination form. Individuals may nominate multiple books but each nomination must be done through a separate and individual submission of the form.

Deadline for nominations is March 31.