National Book Awards Announced Longlist for Young People’s Literature: The National Book Foundation has named ten titles under consideration for the Young People’s Literature Category. The winner will be announced on November 16th:
Barnhill, Kelly. The Ogress and the Orphans.
Blum, Isaac. The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen.
Chee, Traci. A Thousand Steps into Night.
Christmas, Johnnie. Swim Team.
McLemore, Anna-Marie. Self-Made Boys: A Great Gatsby Remix.
Reyes, Sonora. The Lesbiana’s Guide to Catholic School.
Smith, Tommie, Derrick Barnes, and Dawud Anyabwile. Victory. Stand!: Raising My Fist for Justice.
Tahir, Sabaa. All My Rage.
Winston, Sherri. Lotus Bloom and the Afro Revolution.
Yee, Lisa. Maizy Chen’s Last Chance.