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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
2019 Non-Fiction Winner Syrian and Lebanese Patricios in Sao Paulo Oswaldo Truzzi 01/03/2020
2019 Non-Fiction 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 Non-Fiction 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 Non-Fiction 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
2016 Non-Fiction Winner This Muslim American Life Moustafa Bayoumi 04/02/2018
2016 Non-Fiction Winner Handbook of Arab American Psychology Germine H. Awad and Mona M. Amer 04/02/2018
2016 Fiction Winner A Curious Land Susan Muaddi Darraj 04/02/2018
2016 Fiction Honorable Mention In the Language of Miracles Rajia Hassib 04/02/2018
2015 Young Adult / Children Winner The Turtle of Oman Naomi Shihab Nye 04/02/2018
2015 Fiction Winner The Moor's Account Laila Lalami 04/02/2018
2014 Young Adult / Children Winner A Kid's Guide to Arab American History Yvonne Wakim Dennis and Maha Addasi 04/02/2018
2014 Non-Fiction Honorable Mention Between the Middle East and the Americas Ella and Alsultany and Evelyn and Shohat 04/02/2018
2014 Fiction Honorable Mention The Woman Upstairs Claire Messud 04/02/2018
2013 Non-Fiction Winner House of Stone Anthony Shadid 04/02/2018
2013 Fiction Winner Lebanese Blonde Joseph Geha 04/02/2018
2013 Young Adult / Children Honorable Mention Shatter Me Tahereh Mafi 04/02/2018
2013 Non-Fiction Honorable Mention The Girl Who Fell to Earth Sophia Al-Maria 04/02/2018
2013 Fiction Honorable Mention Flying Carpets Hedy Habra 04/02/2018
2012 Fiction Winner Birds of Paradise Diana Abu-Jaber 04/02/2018

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