Massachusetts Book Award2017

Utdelare: Massachusetts Center for the Book

Andra namn: Mass Book Awards (engelska), Massachusetts Must-Read (engelska)
60 verk 13,001 böcker 640 recensioner ½ 4.0
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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Winner 5

Honor Book 10

Must-Read (Longlist) 60

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Mercury: A Novel av Margot LiveseyFiction2017
The Rope: A Novel av Kanan MakiyaFiction2017
Say No More av Hank Phillippi RyanFiction2017
The Whale: A Love Story: A Novel av Mark BeauregardFiction2017
Modern Girls av Jennifer S. BrownFiction2017
Pretend I'm Your Friend av MB CaschettaFiction2017
Heat and Light av Jennifer HaighFiction2017
Will Do Magic for Small Change av Andrea HairstonFiction2017
Bottomland: A Novel av Michelle HooverFiction2017
Valiant Gentlemen av Sabina MurrayFiction2017
How Will I Know You?: A Novel av Jessica TreadwayFiction2017
Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe av Dawn TrippFiction2017
Wolf Hollow av Lauren WolkMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Pax av Sara PennypackerMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
The Memory of Light av Francisco X. StorkMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Nothing but Trouble av Jacqueline DaviesMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
When the Sea Turned to Silver av Grace LinMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
The Poet's Dog av Patricia MacLachlanMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
The Last Boy at St. Edith's av Lee Gjertsen MaloneMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Devil and the Bluebird av Jennifer Mason-BlackMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Skating with the Statue of Liberty av Susan Lynn MeyerMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Ten Days a Madwoman: The Daring Life and Turbulent Times of the Original "Girl" Reporter, Nellie Bly av Deborah NoyesMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Let Your Voice Be Heard: The Life and Times of Pete Seeger av Anita SilveyMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
Local Girl Swept Away av Ellen WittlingerMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley av Jane KamenskyNonfiction2017
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars av Dava SobelNonfiction2017
Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon av Larry TyeNonfiction2017
Civilianized: A Young Veteran's Memoir av Michael AnthonyNonfiction2017
Brilliant Beacons: A History of the American Lighthouse av Eric Jay DolinNonfiction2017
The Hero's Body: A Memoir av William GiraldiNonfiction2017
American Philosophy: A Love Story av John KaagNonfiction2017
A Truck Full of Money av Tracy KidderNonfiction2017
Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution av Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction2017
Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped a First Lady av Susan QuinnNonfiction2017
The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art av Sebastian SmeeNonfiction2017
Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life av Edward O. WilsonNonfiction2017
The First Step: How One Girl Put Segregation on Trial av Susan E. GoodmanPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Daniel Finds a Poem av Micha ArcherPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Fascinating: The Life of Leonard Nimoy av Richard MichelsonPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis av Jabari AsimPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Groundhog's Runaway Shadow av David BiedrzyckiPicture Book / Early Reader2017
My Favorite Pets: by Gus W. for Ms. Smolinski's Class av Jeanne BirdsallPicture Book / Early Reader2017
I Am Pan! av Mordicai GersteinPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Real Sisters Pretend av Megan Dowd LambertPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Swimming with Sharks: The Daring Discoveries of Eugenie Clark av Heather LangPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Gator Dad av Brian LiesPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Dario and the Whale av Cheryl Lawton MalonePicture Book / Early Reader2017
On Bird Hill av Jane YolenPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Vivas to Those Who Have Failed: Poems av Martín EspadaPoetry2017
Standoff: Poems av David RivardPoetry2017
From Nothing av Daniel TobinPoetry2017
Friends with dogs : poems av David BlairPoetry2017
Admit One: An American Scrapbook (Pitt Poetry Series) av Martha CollinsPoetry2017
The Dear Remote Nearness of You av Danielle Legros GeorgesPoetry2017
Forbidden city av Gail MazurPoetry2017
Dinner with Emerson av Wendy MnookinPoetry2017
Animal Psalms av Alfred NicolPoetry2017
At the Foundling Hospital: Poems av Robert PinskyPoetry2017
Primer (Pitt Poetry Series) av Aaron SmithPoetry2017
Counting Descent av Clint SmithPoetry2017

Beskrivningar

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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