Here's a bit about the Cybils for those of you that may be goind "Cybils? What????"
(taken from the FAQ question page at the Cybils website.)
What's a Cybil?
The Cybils awards are given each year by bloggers for the year's best children's and young adult titles. Nominations open to the public on October 1st.
Can anyone nominate?
Yes, anyone may nominate one book per genre during the nomination period. We post an online form from Oct. 1-15 every year. Publishers, publicists, authors and illustrators may nominate books, as can teens, parents, random visitors ... well, anyone.
Which books are eligible?
Any books published between the end of one contest and start of another. For 2010, that means books released between Oct. 16, 2009 and Oct. 15, 2010.
For more answers to common questions about the Cybils check out their FAQ page.
Be sure to check out the Cybils Website for more informatin including how and when to nominate books!
And you can also follow the Cybils on Facebook and Twitter. Check out the links below.
Ok now that you know about the Cybils, start thinking about what books you'll nominate. Nominatios start