Check out this link to see what YA and Juvenile novels have been nominated for the Edgar Award.
The Edgar Award is the literature award awarded by the Mystery Writers of America. The award is named after Edgar Allen Poe and will be given in April 2009. There are a number of categories besides the youth divisions, adult books and even plays will be awarded with an Edgar Award. Click here to see the full list of nominees.
Sadly, I don't know much about many of the books listed, but I am pulling for John Green's Paper Towns to win the YA award! It looks like I need to start reading some good mysteries!