If you missed it, the Maine Readers’ Choice Award committee released its longlist for the 2015 award. Have your favorites from 2014 made the list? The shortlist will be announced in the late spring.
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Check out the RITA and Golden Heart Award winners from the Romance Writers of America. Categories include Best First Book, Best Historical Romance, and Best Inspirational Romance.
While you are preparing to vote for your choice for the Maine Readers’ Choice Award, check out the winners from the New England Independent Booksellers Association Awards!
And the winners are…
The Round House by Louise Erdrich
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, Death, and Hope in a Mumbai Undercity by Katherine Boo
Young People’s Literature:
Goblin Secrets by William Alexander
Bewilderment: New Poems and Translations by David Ferry
Check out the other nominated titles at the National Book Award website.
National Book Award
Fiction: Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
Nonfiction: The Swerve by Stephen Greenblatt
Poetry: Head Off and Split by Nikky Finnery
Young People’s Literature: Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai
Fiction: A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
General Nonfiction: The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee
Biography: Washington: A Life by Rob Chernow
History: The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery by Eric Foner
Man Booker Prize
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
Moon Over Manifest by Clare Vanderpool
A Sick Day for Amos Mcgee by Phillip Christian Stead, illustrated by Erin Stead
Printz Award for Young Adult Literature
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi