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Printz Award

8:27am

Thu February 2, 2012
Local

Springhill author is on top of young adult lit, library celebrates

John Corey Whaley, 28, of Springhill, La., won the Printz Award for excellence in young adult literature.

Springhill, La., writer John Corey Whaley's "Where Things Come Back" won the highest praise from the American Library Association.

The Shreve Memorial Library, Hamilton South Caddo Branch is hosting a reception Feb. 2, at 4 p.m. Whaley says he'll answer questions and sign books.