Massachusetts Book Award2001

Utdelare: Massachusetts Center for the Book

Andra namn: Mass Book Awards (engelska), Massachusetts Must-Read (engelska)
25 verk 26,745 böcker 711 recensioner ½ 3.9
Awarded by the Massachusetts Center for the Book
Each year, the MassBooks recognize significant achievements in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and children's literature from the previous visa mer calendar year. To be eligible, books must have been written by authors who currently live and work in Massachusetts or must present topics of particular and specific importance to the Commonwealth regardless of their author’s residency.
Throughout the award year, we promote an award winner and two honors books in each of the four award categories by producing/hosting reading, discussion, and activity guides for each title at our web site and by featuring the books at the Massachusetts table in the Pavilion of the States at the National Book Festival. The award and honors titles are also deposited in Special Collections at the State Library.
Massachusetts Book Award website
The 1st annual awards were made in 2001 visa färre
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september 2023: Utvald bok2023 Nyliga

Winner 5

Honor Book 20

Must-Read (Longlist) 25

VerkkategoriÅr
What's in a Name av Ellen WittlingerChildren's / Young Adult2001
The Janitor's Boy av Andrew ClementsChildren's / Young Adult2001
Gathering Blue av Lois LowryChildren's / Young Adult2001
Learning To Swim av Ann TurnerChildren's / Young Adult2001
Moderskärlek av Jayne Anne PhillipsFiction2001
The Family Orchard av Nomi EveFiction2001
Properties of Light av Rebecca GoldsteinFiction2001
The River King av Alice HoffmanFiction2001
Diagnosen av Alan LightmanFiction2001
Reflections in Bullough's Pond: Economy and Ecosystem in New England av Diana MuirNonfiction2001
Constant Turmoil: The Politics of Industrial Life in Nineteenth-Century New England av Mary H. BlewettNonfiction2001
Red Sox Century: The Definitive History of Baseball's Most Storied Franchise, Expanded and Updated av Richard A. JohnsonNonfiction2001
I hjärtat av havet : den tragiska berättelsen om valfångstfartyget Essex av Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction2001
Fire & Roses: The Burning of the Charlestown Convent, 1834 av Nancy Lusignan SchultzNonfiction2001
Henry Hikes to Fitchburg av D. B. JohnsonPicture Book / Early Reader2001
The Disappearing Island av Corinne DemasPicture Book / Early Reader2001
Dory Story av Jerry PallottaPicture Book / Early Reader2001
Zachary's Ball av Matt TavaresPicture Book / Early Reader2001
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? av Jane YolenPicture Book / Early Reader2001
Breathing Room: Poems av Peter DavisonPoetry2001
A Mayan Astronomer in Hell's Kitchen: Poems av Martín EspadaPoetry2001
The Seven Ages av Louise GlückPoetry2001
The Leaf and the Cloud: A Poem av Mary OliverPoetry2001
Bewitched Playground av David RivardPoetry2001
Multitudes: Poems Selected & New av Afaa Michael WeaverPoetry2001

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Awarded by the Massachusetts Center for the Book
Each year, the MassBooks recognize significant achievements in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and children's literature from the previous calendar year. To be eligible, books must have been written by authors who currently live and work in Massachusetts or must present topics of particular and specific importance to the Commonwealth regardless of their author’s residency.
Throughout the award year, we promote an award winner and two honors books in each of the four award categories by producing/hosting reading, discussion, and activity guides for each title at our web site and by featuring the books at the Massachusetts table in the Pavilion of the States at the National Book Festival. The award and honors titles are also deposited in Special Collections at the State Library.
Massachusetts Book Award website
The 1st annual awards were made in 2001 (English, Medlemsbidrag)
Massachusetts Book Awards

The Massachusetts Book Awards highlight the work of our vital contemporary writing community and encourage readers to do some "close reading" of those imaginative works created by the authors among us. Throughout the award year, we a list of "Must Reads " in each of four award categories -- fiction, nonfiction, poetry & children's/young adult literature -- that have been written by Massachusetts writers or about Massachusetts themes. We also publish an annual MassBook Census of Massachusetts books. In the Fall, we name promote an award winner in each of the categories. (English, Medlemsbidrag)

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