2020 National Book Awards Longlist for Young People’s Literature

The ten contenders for the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature

Today is the day! The National Book Foundation has announced the Longlist for the 2020 National Book Award! Here is the longlist the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature:

King and the Dragonflies by Kacen Callender

We Are Not Free by Traci Chee

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women’s Battle for the Ballot Box by Evette Dionne

Apple (Skin to the Core) by Eric Gansworth

Every Body Looking by Candice Iloh

When Stars Are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed

Trowbridge Road by Marcella Pixley

How We Got to the Moon: The People, Technology, and Daring Feats of Science Behind Humanity’s Greatest Adventure by John Rocco

The Way Back by Gavriel Savit

Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas

~Stay tuned for the Finalists to be revealed on October 6th.~

King and the Dragonflies Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338129335
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Published: Scholastic Press - February 4th, 2020

We Are Not Free Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780358131434
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451481542
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

Apple: (Skin to the Core) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781646140138
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Published: Levine Querido - October 6th, 2020

Every Body Looking Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525556206
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - September 22nd, 2020

When Stars Are Scattered Cover Image
By Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed, Victoria Jamieson (Illustrator), Iman Geddy (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780525553908
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Published: Dial Books - April 14th, 2020

Trowbridge Road Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536207507
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Published: Candlewick - October 6th, 2020

How We Got to the Moon: The People, Technology, and Daring Feats of Science Behind Humanity's Greatest Adventure Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780525647416
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - October 6th, 2020

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The Way Back Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984894625
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 17th, 2020

Cemetery Boys Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250250469
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Published: Swoon Reads - September 1st, 2020