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Arab American Book Award

Description: The Arab American Book Awards is a program created to honor books written by and about Arab Americans. The program generates greater awareness of Arab American scholarship and writing through an annual award competition. #award #teens #adults #kids

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Year Category Award Title Author Date Added Action
2022 Nonfiction Winner Don't Forget Us Here Mansoor Adayfi 03/23/2023
2022 Fiction Winner Bride of the Sea Eman Quotah 03/23/2023
2022 Nonfiction Honorable Mention Return to Ruin Zainab Saleh 03/23/2023
2022 Children/Young Adult Honorable Mention Home Is Not a Country Safia Elhillo 03/23/2023
2021 The George Ellenbogen Poetry Award Winner Washes, Prays Noor Naga 03/23/2023
2021 Nonfiction Winner Stories My Father Told Me Charles Osgood and Jeffrey Lyons 03/23/2023
2021 Nonfiction Winner Arab Routes Sarah Gualtieri 03/23/2023
2021 Fiction Winner Against the Loveless World Susan Abulhawa 03/23/2023
2021 Children/Young Adult Winner Farah Rocks Fifth Grade Susan Muaddi Darraj 03/23/2023
2021 Children/Young Adult Winner The Arabic Quilt Aya Khalil 03/23/2023
2021 Nonfiction Honorable Mention Articulations of Resistance Sirene Harb 03/23/2023
2020 Fiction Winner The Other Americans Laila Lalami 11/10/2020
2020 Young Adult / Children Honorable Mention Other Words for Home Jasmine Warga 11/10/2020
2020 Nonfiction Honorable Mention Women of the Midan Sherine Hafez 11/10/2020
2020 Fiction Honorable Mention A Woman Is No Man Etaf Rum 11/10/2020
2019 Nonfiction Winner Syrian and Lebanese Patricios in Sao Paulo Oswaldo Truzzi 01/03/2020
2019 Nonfiction Winner The Sound of Listening Philip Metres 01/03/2020
2019 Young Adult / Children Honorable Mention Mirage Somaiya Daud 01/03/2020
2018 Poetry Winner The January Children Kwame Dawes and Safia Elhillo 01/04/2019
2018 Fiction Winner Salt Houses Hala Alyan 01/04/2019
2018 Nonfiction Honorable Mention Sexagon Mehammed Amadeus Mack 01/04/2019
2017 Young Adult / Children Winner The Treasure of Maria Mamoun Michelle Chalfoun 04/02/2018
2017 Nonfiction Winner Inter/Nationalism Steven Salaita 04/02/2018
2017 Young Adult / Children Honorable Mention Balcony on the Moon Ibtisam Bakarat 04/02/2018
2017 Fiction Honorable Mention 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl Mona Awad 04/02/2018

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