Volunteer State Book Award2014

Utdelare: Tennessee Library Association

Andra namn: TASL Volunteer State Book Children's Choice Award (engelska)
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Purpose of the Award

The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of recently published children's and young adult literature of high quality to visa mer the children and teens of Tennessee. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life‐long reading habits by encouraging students to read award‐worthy contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.




Its Unique Feature

The Volunteer State Book Award differs from awards such as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals in that students choose the book which receives the award each year. Tennessee students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade read or have read to them at least three of the twenty titles on the annual master list. They then vote for their favorite book.





Who May Participate?

Any public or private school or public library in Tennessee is eligible to participate. It is not required that the entire school be involved. Each participating school or library system must have a minimum of twelve of the twenty titles per division available.




How Books are Chosen

Twenty books that appeal to students in each grade category are selected by professional librarians and educators who work continuously with students in grades K‐12. Four separate lists are compiled each year.

Books may be fiction or nonfiction.

Only one title of any one author will be included on that year's list.

Only titles published in the current year of voting will be eligible.

Only books by authors residing in the United States are eligible. Authors who reside part‐time in the US are also eligible to receive the award.

Textbooks, anthologies, translations, and books from foreign publishers are not eligible.

Titles from vanity publishers or that have been self‐published are not eligible. Titles that are available only in digital format are likewise not eligible.

All books on the final list will have been read by a minimum of five members of the committee.




How to Vote

Students who have read or had read to them a minimum of three of the twenty books will be allowed to vote.

The library media specialist or public librarian will conduct the voting.

Digital ballots will be posted on the VSBA website. There will be no paper ballots.

Voting opens March 1st and closes April 30th.
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Stadier:
Alla, Winner (133), Nominee (1,204), Inget stadium (2)
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Alla, 2024 (80), 2023 (80), 2022 (81), 2021 (120), 2020 (80), 2019 (80), 2018 (80), 2017 (80), 2016 (80), 2015 (80), 2014 (80), 2013 (81), 2012 (65), 2011 (29), 2010 (3), 2009 (4), 2008 (5), 2007 (3), 2006 (3), 2005 (4), 2004 (3), 2003 (27), 2002 (5), 2001 (3), 2000 (3), 1999 (3), 1998 (3), 1997 (3), 1996 (3), 1995 (3), 1994 (3), 1993 (3), 1992 (4), 1991 (4), 1990 (4), 1989 (4), 1988 (1), 1987 (1), 1986 (1), 1985 (1), 1984 (1), 1983 (1), 1982 (1), 1981 (1), 1980 (1), 1979 (1)

Winner 4

Nominee 80

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Divergent av Veronica RothHigh School2014
Forge av Laurie Halse AndersonHigh School2014
The Running Dream av Wendelin Van DraanenHigh School2014
My Name Is Not Easy av Debby Dahl EdwardsonHigh School2014
Förr eller senare exploderar jag av John GreenHigh School2014
Five Flavors of Dumb av Antony JohnHigh School2014
The Name of the Star av Maureen JohnsonHigh School2014
Fyra dagar, fyra nätter av Morgan MatsonHigh School2014
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer av Lish McBrideHigh School2014
Under the Mesquite av Guadalupe Garcia McCallHigh School2014
Bamboo People av Mitali PerkinsHigh School2014
Miss Peregrines hem för besynnerliga barn av Ransom RiggsHigh School2014
Bluefish av Pat SchmatzHigh School2014
Okay for Now av Gary D. SchmidtHigh School2014
Strimmor av hopp av Ruta SepetysHigh School2014
Dödsritten av Maggie StiefvaterHigh School2014
Daughter of Smoke & Bone av Laini TaylorHigh School2014
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland av Sally M. WalkerHigh School2014
Where Things Come Back av John Corey WhaleyHigh School2014
How to Save a Life av Sara ZarrHigh School2014
Pie av Sarah WeeksIntermediate2014
The Danger Box av Blue BalliettIntermediate2014
Missing on Superstition Mountain av Elise BroachIntermediate2014
Spunky Tells All av Ann CameronIntermediate2014
Sylvia & Aki av Winifred ConklingIntermediate2014
The Cheshire Cheese Cat: A Dickens of a Tale av Carmen Agra DeedyIntermediate2014
R My Name Is Rachel av Patricia Reilly GiffIntermediate2014
Touch Blue av Cynthia LordIntermediate2014
The Batboy av Mike LupicaIntermediate2014
Waiting for the Magic av Patricia MacLachlanIntermediate2014
The Sixty-Eight Rooms av Marianne MaloneIntermediate2014
Eliza's Freedom Road: An Underground Railroad Diary av Jerdine NolenIntermediate2014
Hooper Finds a Family: A Hurricane Katrina Dog's Survival Tale av Jane PaleyIntermediate2014
The Mysterious Four #1: Hauntings and Heists av Dan PoblockiIntermediate2014
Abby Carnelia's One and Only Magical Power av David PogueIntermediate2014
The Great Wall of Lucy Wu av Wendy Wan Long ShangIntermediate2014
Mirror Mirror: A Book of Reverso Poems av Marilyn SingerIntermediate2014
Benjamin Franklinstein Lives! av Larry David TuxburyIntermediate2014
On the Blue Comet av Rosemary WellsIntermediate2014
President of the Whole Fifth Grade av Sherri WinstonIntermediate2014
Strimmor av hopp av Ruta SepetysMiddle School2014
Forge av Laurie Halse AndersonMiddle School2014
Jefferson's Sons av Kimberly Brubaker BradleyMiddle School2014
How They Croaked: The Awful Ends of the Awfully Famous av Georgia BraggMiddle School2014
The Mighty Miss Malone av Christopher Paul CurtisMiddle School2014
The Running Dream av Wendelin Van DraanenMiddle School2014
My Name Is Not Easy av Debby Dahl EdwardsonMiddle School2014
Dead End in Norvelt av Jack GantosMiddle School2014
Wheels of Change: How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way) av Sue MacyMiddle School2014
Under the Mesquite av Guadalupe Garcia McCallMiddle School2014
Ghetto Cowboy av G. NeriMiddle School2014
Bamboo People av Mitali PerkinsMiddle School2014
Heart of a Samurai av Margi PreusMiddle School2014
Bluefish av Pat SchmatzMiddle School2014
Okay for Now av Gary D. SchmidtMiddle School2014
Wonderstruck av Brian SelznickMiddle School2014
The Silver Bowl av Diane StanleyMiddle School2014
Smaragdernas bok av John StephensMiddle School2014
Dödsritten av Maggie StiefvaterMiddle School2014
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland av Sally M. WalkerMiddle School2014
The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man av Michael ChabonPrimary2014
I Had a Favorite Dress av Boni AshburnPrimary2014
Me and My Dragon av David BiedrzyckiPrimary2014
Tweak Tweak av Eve BuntingPrimary2014
One Cool Friend av Toni BuzzeoPrimary2014
Five Little Monkeys Reading in Bed av Eileen ChristelowPrimary2014
14 Cows for America av Carmen Agra DeedyPrimary2014
Worms for Lunch? av Leonid GorePrimary2014
Perfect Square av Michael HallPrimary2014
Cows to the Rescue av John HimmelmanPrimary2014
Never Smile at a Monkey: And 17 Other Important Things to Remember av Steve JenkinsPrimary2014
Meet the Dogs of Bedlam Farm av Jon KatzPrimary2014
Oh, Harry! av Maxine KuminPrimary2014
The Pirate of Kindergarten av George Ella LyonPrimary2014
Pierre the Penguin: A True Story av Jean MarzolloPrimary2014
Me . . . Jane av Patrick McDonnellPrimary2014
Detective Blue av Steve MetzgerPrimary2014
Blackout av John RoccoPrimary2014
Duck! Rabbit! av Amy Krouse RosenthalPrimary2014
Swirl by Swirl: Spirals in Nature av Joyce SidmanPrimary2014

Beskrivningar

Purpose of the Award

The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of recently published children's and young adult literature of high quality to the children and teens of Tennessee. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life‐long reading habits by encouraging students to read award‐worthy contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.


Its Unique Feature

The Volunteer State Book Award differs from awards such as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals in that students choose the book which receives the award each year. Tennessee students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade read or have read to them at least three of the twenty titles on the annual master list. They then vote for their favorite book.


Who May Participate?

Any public or private school or public library in Tennessee is eligible to participate. It is not required that the entire school be involved. Each participating school or library system must have a minimum of twelve of the twenty titles per division available.


How Books are Chosen

Twenty books that appeal to students in each grade category are selected by professional librarians and educators who work continuously with students in grades K‐12. Four separate lists are compiled each year.

Books may be fiction or nonfiction.

Only one title of any one author will be included on that year's list.

Only titles published in the current year of voting will be eligible.

Only books by authors residing in the United States are eligible. Authors who reside part‐time in the US are also eligible to receive the award.

Textbooks, anthologies, translations, and books from foreign publishers are not eligible.

Titles from vanity publishers or that have been self‐published are not eligible. Titles that are available only in digital format are likewise not eligible.

All books on the final list will have been read by a minimum of five members of the committee.


How to Vote

Students who have read or had read to them a minimum of three of the twenty books will be allowed to vote.

The library media specialist or public librarian will conduct the voting.

Digital ballots will be posted on the VSBA website. There will be no paper ballots.

Voting opens March 1st and closes April 30th.

(English, Prisutdelare)
URL: https://sites.google.com/view/volunteer-state-book-award/resources/helpful-tools/vsba-guidelines
Sponsored by the Tennessee Library Association and the Tennessee Association of School Librarians. (English, Medlemsbidrag)
The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of good new children's and young adult literature. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life-long reading habits by encouraging students to read quality contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.
http://www.discoveret.org/tasl/vsba.htm (English, Medlemsbidrag)

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