2018 National Book Award Longlist

The Poet X Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062662804
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Published: HarperTeen - March 6th, 2018

A National Book Award Longlist title!

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.


The Assassination of Brangwain Spurge Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780763698225
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Published: Candlewick - September 25th, 2018

Long-Listed for the 2018 National Book Award for Young People's Literature

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.


We'll Fly Away Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062494276
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 8th, 2018

A National Book Award longlist title!

“A compelling and raw story.”Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“[Bliss dares] his readers not only to see the depths of human complexity, but to care.”—Booklist (starred review)


The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062491435
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 23rd, 2018

A National Book Award Longlist title!

From the critically acclaimed author of Waiting for Normal and All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook, Leslie Connor, comes a deeply poignant and beautifully crafted story about self-reliance, redemption, and hope.


The Journey of Little Charlie Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780545156660
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Published: Scholastic Press - January 30th, 2018

Twelve-year-old Charlie is down on his luck: His sharecropper father just died and Cap'n Buck -- the most fearsome man in Possum Moan, South Carolina -- has come to collect a debt. Fearing for his life, Charlie strikes a deal with Cap'n Buck and agrees to track down some folks accused of stealing from the cap'n and his boss. It's not too bad of a bargain for Charlie...


Hey, Kiddo Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780545902489
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Published: Graphix - October 9th, 2018

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.


A Very Large Expanse of Sea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062866561
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Published: HarperCollins - October 16th, 2018

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature!


Blood Water Paint Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735232112
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Published: 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


Boots on the Ground: America's War in Vietnam Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780670785063
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 10th, 2018

★ "Partridge proves once again that nonfiction can be every bit as dramatic as the best fiction."*


What the Night Sings Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781524700386
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - February 20th, 2018

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.