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September 11, 2016

March Book Three National Book Award Finalist In Young People’s Literature Category

Here. Congratulations to Powell, Aydin and Representative Lewis. I think they stand a good chance to win. The full nominees list:

* Kate DiCamillo, Raymie Nightingale, (Candlewick Press)
* John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell, March: Book Three, (Top Shelf)
* Grace Lin, When the Sea Turned to Silver, (Little, Brown)
* Anna-Marie McLemore, When the Moon Was Ours, (Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press
* Meg Medina, Burn Baby Burn, (Candlewick Press)
* Sara Pennypacker and Jon Klassen (Illustrator), Pax, (Balzer & Bray/HarperCollins)
* Jason Reynolds, Ghost, (Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing)
* Caren Stelson, Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story, (Carolrhoda Books/Lerner Publishing Group)
* Nicola Yoon, The Sun Is Also a Star, (Random House/Delacorte Press)

These awards I believe are juried.
posted 10:25 pm PST | Permalink

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