2018 National Book Award Longlist
National Book Award and Golden Kite Honor Award Winner!
Fans of Jacqueline Woodson, Meg Medina, and Jason Reynolds will fall hard for this astonishing New York Times-bestselling novel-in-verse by an award-winning slam poet, about an Afro-Latina heroine who tells her story with blazing words and powerful truth.
Subverting convention, award-winning creators M. T. Anderson and Eugene Yelchin pair up for an anarchic, outlandish, and deeply political saga of warring elf and goblin kingdoms.
National Book Award Longlist Title * Booklist Editors’ Choice * CYBILS Young Adult Fiction Finalist * Nerdy Book Club Award for Best Young Adult Fiction * Paste Magazine Best Book
“A compelling and raw story.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
National Book Award Finalist * Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2018 * 2019-2020 Nebraska Golden Sower Award * Amazon Best Books of 2018 * Kirkus Best of Children's 2018 * New York Public Library Best Books 2018 * Chicago Public Library Best of the Best Books 2018 * 2018 Nerdy Book Club Middle Grade Winner
The National Book Award finalist by Christopher Paul Curtis!
$14.99ISBN: 9780545902489Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Graphix - October 9th, 2018
A National Book Award Finalist!
In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery -- Jarrett doesn't know where to find him, or even what his name is.$18.99ISBN: 9780062866561Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - October 16th, 2018
Longlisted for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature!$17.99ISBN: 9780735232112Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Dutton Books for Young Readers - March 6th, 2018
"When I finished this novel, I knew I would be haunted and empowered by Artemisia Gentileschi's story for the rest of my life."—Amanda Lovelace, bestselling author of the princess saves herself in this one
A William C. Morris Debut Award Finalist
2018 National Book Award Longlist$22.99ISBN: 9780670785063Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 10th, 2018
★ "Partridge proves once again that nonfiction can be every bit as dramatic as the best fiction."*$19.99ISBN: 9781524700386Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 20th, 2018
A Morris Award Finalist
Longlisted for the National Book Award
For fans of The Book Thief and The Boy in the Striped Pajamas comes a lushly illustrated novel about a teen Holocaust survivor who must come to terms with who she is and how to rebuild her life.