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National Book Award Winners - Young People's Literature

Description: The National Book Awards are presented annually "to celebrate the best of American literature, to expand its audience, and to enhance the cultural value of good writing in America." Here we present the medal winners for Young People's Literature.


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Year Title Author Date Added Action
2015
Challenger Deep
Neal Shusterman and Brendan Shusterman 05/25/2017
2014
Brown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson 05/25/2017
2013
The Thing About Luck
Cynthia Kadohata and Julia Kuo 05/25/2017
2013
The Thing About Luck
Cynthia Kadohata 05/25/2017
2012
Goblin Secrets
William Alexander 05/25/2017
2011
Inside Out and Back Again
Thanhha Lai 05/25/2017
2010
Mockingbird
Kathryn Erskine 05/25/2017
2009
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice
Phillip M. Hoose 05/25/2017
2008
What I Saw And How I Lied
Judy Blundell 05/25/2017
2007
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
Sherman Alexie 05/25/2017
2006
The Pox Party (The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing: Traitor to the Nation; Volume 1)
M. T. Anderson 05/25/2017
2005
The Penderwicks: A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy
Jeanne Birdsall 05/25/2017
2004
Godless
Pete Hautman 05/25/2017
2003
The Canning Season
Polly Horvath 05/25/2017
2002
The House of the Scorpion
Nancy Farmer 05/25/2017
2001
True Believer (Make Lemonade #2)
Virginia Euwer Wolff 05/25/2017
2000
Homeless Bird
Gloria Whelan 05/25/2017
1999
When Zachary Beaver Came to Town
Kimberly Willis Holt 05/25/2017
1998
Holes
Louis Sachar 05/25/2017
1997
Dancing on the Edge
Han Nolan 05/25/2017
1996
Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida
Victor Martinez 05/25/2017
1983
Homesick: My Own Story
Jean Fritz 05/25/2017
1982
Westmark
Lloyd Alexander 05/25/2017
1981
The Night Swimmers
Betsy Byars and Troy Howell 05/25/2017
1980
A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-1832
Joan W. Blos 05/25/2017

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