Massachusetts Book AwardHonor Book

Given by Massachusetts Center for the Book

Outros Nomes: Mass Book Awards (Inglês), Massachusetts Must-Read (Inglês)
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Awarded by the Massachusetts Center for the Book
Each year, the MassBooks recognize significant achievements in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and children's literature from the previous mostrar mais calendar year. To be eligible, books must have been written by authors who currently live and work in Massachusetts or must present topics of particular and specific importance to the Commonwealth regardless of their author’s residency.
Throughout the award year, we promote an award winner and two honors books in each of the four award categories by producing/hosting reading, discussion, and activity guides for each title at our web site and by featuring the books at the Massachusetts table in the Pavilion of the States at the National Book Festival. The award and honors titles are also deposited in Special Collections at the State Library.
Massachusetts Book Award website
The 1st annual awards were made in 2001 mostrar menos
Stages:
Todos, Winner (103), Honor Book (178), Must-Read (Longlist) (869), Special Director's Mention (3)
Categorias:
Anos:
Todos, 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2021 (10), 2020 (10), 2019 (10), 2018 (10), 2017 (10), 2016 (15), 2013 (8), 2009 (8), 2008 (8), 2007 (8), 2006 (8), 2005 (8), 2004 (8), 2003 (8), 2002 (9), 2001 (20)

Honor Book 178

ObraCategoriaAno
Horse por Geraldine BrooksFiction2023
Our Missing Hearts por Celeste NgFiction2023
Hidden Powers: Lise Meitner's Call to Science por Jeannine AtkinsMiddle Grade / Young Adult2023
Gold Mountain por Betty G. YeeMiddle Grade / Young Adult2023
By Hands Now Known: Jim Crow's Legal Executioners por Margaret A. BurnhamNonfiction2023
The Third Person por Emma GroveNonfiction2023
Sanctuary: Kip Tiernan and Rosie's Place, the Nation's First Shelter for Women por Christine McDonnellPicture Book / Early Reader2023
Sunday Pancakes por Maya TatsukawaPicture Book / Early Reader2023
Sleeping in the dead girl's room por Cynthia BargarPoetry2023
Headstone por Mark ElberPoetry2023
An Ordinary Wonder por Buki PapillonFiction2022
Leaving Coy's Hill: A Novel por Katherine A. SherbrookeFiction2022
Last Night at the Telegraph Club por Malinda LoMiddle Grade / Young Adult2022
Picturing a Nation: The Great Depression’s Finest Photographers Introduce America to Itself por Martin W. SandlerMiddle Grade / Young Adult2022
Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future por Elizabeth KolbertNonfiction2022
Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy por Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction2022
Bubbles . . . Up! por Jacqueline DaviesPicture Book / Early Reader2022
Be a Tree! por Maria GianferrariPicture Book / Early Reader2022
I Wish My Father por Leslea NewmanPoetry2022
Tremors por Cammy ThomasPoetry2022
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel por Jennifer RosnerFiction2021
Inheritors por Asako SerizawaFiction2021
The Degenerates por J. Albert MannMiddle Grade / Young Adult2021
Trowbridge Road por Marcella PixleyMiddle Grade / Young Adult2021
Cross of Snow: A Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow por Nicholas A. BasbanesNonfiction2021
What Can a Body Do?: How We Meet the Built World por Sara HendrenNonfiction2021
Seven Golden Rings: A Tale of Music and Math por Rajani LaRoccaPicture Book / Early Reader2021
Zero Local: Next Stop: Kindness por Ethan MurrowPicture Book / Early Reader2021
Now It's Dark (Wesleyan Poetry Series) por Peter GizziPoetry2021
Women in the Waiting Room por Kirun KapurPoetry2021
The Limits of the World por Jennifer AckerFiction2020
Big Giant Floating Head por Christopher BoucherFiction2020
Midsummer's Mayhem por Rajani LaRoccaMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
White Rose por Kip WilsonMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
Black Radical: The Life and Times of William Monroe Trotter por Kerri K. GreenidgeNonfiction2020
American Radicals: How Nineteenth-Century Protest Shaped the Nation por Holly JacksonNonfiction2020
Daniel's Good Day por Micha ArcherPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Because por Mo WillemsPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Nightshade por Andrea CohenPoetry2020
The Boy in the Labyrinth: Poems (Akron Series in Poetry) por Oliver De la PazPoetry2020
Everything Here Is Beautiful por Mira T. LeeFiction2019
The Third Hotel por Laura Van den BergFiction2019
Hey, Kiddo por Jarrett J. KrosoczkaMiddle Grade / Young Adult2019
Lucy Castor Finds Her Sparkle por Natasha LoweMiddle Grade / Young Adult2019
The Game: Harvard, Yale, and America in 1968 por George Howe ColtNonfiction2019
Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro por Rachel SladeNonfiction2019
The Rough Patch por Brian LiesPicture Book / Early Reader2019
Pipsqueaks, Slowpokes, and Stinkers: Celebrating Animal Underdogs por Melissa StewartPicture Book / Early Reader2019
Ornitheology por Kevin McLellanPoetry2019
Rewilding por January Gill O'NeilPoetry2019
The World of Tomorrow por Brendan MathewsFiction2018
Little Fires Everywhere por Celeste NgFiction2018
Fault Lines in the Constitution: The Framers, Their Fights, and the Flaws that Affect Us Today por Cynthia LevinsonMiddle Grade / Young Adult2018
And Then There Were Four por Nancy WerlinMiddle Grade / Young Adult2018
Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A. por Danielle S. AllenNonfiction2018
The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire por Stephen KinzerNonfiction2018
The Banana-Leaf Ball: How Play Can Change the World por Katie Smith MilwayPicture Book / Early Reader2018
Sparkle Boy por Lesléa NewmanPicture Book / Early Reader2018
Said Not Said: Poems por Fred MarchantPoetry2018
In the Still of the Night (Wave Books) por Dara WierPoetry2018
The Rope: A Novel por Kanan MakiyaFiction2017
Say No More por Hank Phillippi RyanFiction2017
Pax por Sara PennypackerMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
The Memory of Light por Francisco X. StorkMiddle Grade / Young Adult2017
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars por Dava SobelNonfiction2017
Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon por Larry TyeNonfiction2017
Daniel Finds a Poem por Micha ArcherPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Fascinating: The Life of Leonard Nimoy por Richard MichelsonPicture Book / Early Reader2017
Standoff: Poems por David RivardPoetry2017
From Nothing por Daniel TobinPoetry2017
Only the Strong por Jabari AsimFiction2016
Honey from the Lion por Matthew Neill NullFiction2016
The Muralist por B. A. ShapiroFiction2016
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad por M. T. AndersonMiddle Grade / Young Adult2016
The Darkest Part of the Forest por Holly BlackMiddle Grade / Young Adult2016
Baba Yaga's Assistant por Marika McCoolaMiddle Grade / Young Adult2016
Massacre on the Merrimack: Hannah Duston's Captivity and Revenge in Colonial America por Jay AtkinsonNonfiction2016
The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789 por Joseph J. EllisNonfiction2016
The Wright Brothers por David McCulloughNonfiction2016
Ling & Ting: Together in All Weather (Passport to Reading - Level 3) por Grace LinPicture Book / Early Reader2016
Growing Up Pedro: How the Martinez Brothers Made It from the Dominican Republic All the Way to the Major Leagues por Matt TavaresPicture Book / Early Reader2016
You Nest Here With Me por Jane YolenPicture Book / Early Reader2016
Incarnate Grace : poems por Moira LinehanPoetry2016
Mistaking Each Other for Ghosts por Lawrence RaabPoetry2016
Stable por David R. SurettePoetry2016
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March por Cynthia LevinsonChildren's / Young Adult2013
Red Thread Sisters por Carol Antoinette PeacockChildren's / Young Adult2013
There Goes Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived por Matt TavaresChildren's / Young Adult2013
Defending Jacob por William LandayFiction2013
Cascade por Maryanne O'HaraFiction2013
The Art Forger por B. A. ShapiroFiction2013
Clover Adams: A Gilded and Heartbreaking Life por Natalie DykstraNonfiction2013
Life in the second circle : poems por Michael CantorPoetry2013
The Other Side of the Island por Allegra GoodmanChildren's / Young Adult2009
The Willoughbys por Lois LowryChildren's / Young Adult2009
Impossible por Nancy WerlinChildren's / Young Adult2009
American Savior: A Novel of Divine Politics por Roland MerulloFiction2009
Through an Uncommon Lens: The Life and Photography of F. Holland Day por Patricia J. FanningNonfiction2009
White Heat por Brenda WineappleNonfiction2009
Spring (National Poetry Series) por Oni BuchananPoetry2009
Sea Change: Poems por Jorie GrahamPoetry2009
The Lemonade War por Jacqueline DaviesChildren's / Young Adult2008
Bravo Zulu, Samantha! por Kathleen Benner DubleChildren's / Young Adult2008
The Air We Breathe por Andrea BarrettFiction2008
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories por Jim ShepardFiction2008
Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America por Eric Jay DolinNonfiction2008
Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father por John MattesonNonfiction2008
If No Moon (Crab Orchard Series in Poetry) por Moira LinehanPoetry2008
Gulf Music: Poems por Robert PinskyPoetry2008
Clementine por Sara PennypackerChildren's / Young Adult2007
Counting on Grace por Elizabeth WinthropChildren's / Young Adult2007
Failed States por Noam ChomskyFiction2007
Jump at the Sun por Kim McLarinFiction2007
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life por Mameve MedwedFiction2007
House of War: The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power por James CarrollNonfiction2007
The Republic of Poetry: Poems por Martín EspadaPoetry2007
God's Silence por Franz WrightPoetry2007
The Old African por Julius LesterChildren's / Young Adult2006
Beneath The Streets Of Boston: Building America's First Subway por Joe McKendryChildren's / Young Adult2006
Hedwig and Berti por Frieda ArkinFiction2006
Flashback por Gary BraverFiction2006
Mistress Bradstreet: The Untold Life of America's First Poet por Charlotte GordonNonfiction2006
A Sense of the Mysterious: Science and the Human Spirit por Alan LightmanNonfiction2006
Natural History por Dan ChiassonPoetry2006
Habitat: New And Selected Poems, 1965-2005 por Brendan GalvinPoetry2006
Blow Out the Moon por Libby KoponenChildren's / Young Adult2005
Fine Feathered Friends: Poems for Young People por Jane YolenChildren's / Young Adult2005
Love in the Asylum por Lisa CareyFiction2005
Inheritance por Lan Samantha ChangFiction2005
Spirit and Flesh: Life in a Fundamentalist Baptist Church por James M. AultNonfiction2005
Washington's Crossing por David Hackett FischerNonfiction2005
Goodbye to the Orchard: Poems por Steven CramerPoetry2005
The Unsubscriber: Poems por Bill KnottPoetry2005
Don't Say Ain't por Irene SmallsChildren's / Young Adult2004
My Brothers' Flying Machine: Wilbur, Orville, and Me por Jane YolenChildren's / Young Adult2004
Reunion por Alan LightmanFiction2004
Operation Monsoon: Stories por Shona RamayaFiction2004
The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home por George Howe ColtNonfiction2004
Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 por Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction2004
Far Side of the Earth: Poems por Tom SleighPoetry2004
Departure: Poems por Rosanna WarrenPoetry2004
Little Rat Sets Sail por Monika Bang-CampbellChildren's / Young Adult2003
What Charlie Heard por Mordicai GersteinChildren's / Young Adult2003
My Life in Heavy Metal por Steve AlmondFiction2003
Cloud Cuckoo Land por Naomi MitchisonFiction2003
Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo por Pagan KennedyNonfiction2003
Choosing Naia: A Family's Journey por Mitchell ZuckoffNonfiction2003
Blind Huber: Poems por Nick FlynnPoetry2003
Among the Musk Ox People: Poems por Mary RueflePoetry2003
Rocks in His Head por Carol Otis HurstChildren's / Young Adult2002
Mountain Pose por Nancy Hope WilsonChildren's / Young Adult2002
The Bostons por Carolyn CookeFiction2002
Yellow: Stories por Don LeeFiction2002
Eva Moves the Furniture por Margot LiveseyFiction2002
Gracefully Insane: Life and Death Inside America's Premier Mental Hospital por Alex BeamNonfiction2002
Uphill Walkers: Portrait of a Family por Madeleine BlaisNonfiction2002
Oubliette por Peter RichardsPoetry2002
Memoir of the Hawk: Poems por James TatePoetry2002
The Janitor's Boy por Andrew ClementsChildren's / Young Adult2001
Gathering Blue por Lois LowryChildren's / Young Adult2001
Learning To Swim por Ann Warren TurnerChildren's / Young Adult2001
The Family Orchard por Nomi EveFiction2001
Properties of Light por Rebecca GoldsteinFiction2001
The River King por Alice HoffmanFiction2001
The Diagnosis por Alan LightmanFiction2001
Constant Turmoil: The Politics of Industrial Life in Nineteenth-Century New England por Mary H. BlewettNonfiction2001
Red Sox Century: The Definitive History of Baseball's Most Storied Franchise, Expanded and Updated por Richard A. JohnsonNonfiction2001
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex por Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction2001
Fire & Roses: The Burning of the Charlestown Convent, 1834 por Nancy Lusignan SchultzNonfiction2001
The Disappearing Island por Corinne DemasPicture Book / Early Reader2001
Dory Story por Jerry PallottaPicture Book / Early Reader2001
Zachary's Ball por Matt TavaresPicture Book / Early Reader2001
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? por Jane YolenPicture Book / Early Reader2001
A Mayan Astronomer in Hell's Kitchen: Poems por Martín EspadaPoetry2001
The Seven Ages por Louise GlückPoetry2001
The Leaf and the Cloud: A Poem por Mary OliverPoetry2001
Bewitched Playground por David RivardPoetry2001
Multitudes: Poems Selected & New por Afaa Michael WeaverPoetry2001

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Awarded by the Massachusetts Center for the Book
Each year, the MassBooks recognize significant achievements in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, and children's literature from the previous calendar year. To be eligible, books must have been written by authors who currently live and work in Massachusetts or must present topics of particular and specific importance to the Commonwealth regardless of their author’s residency.
Throughout the award year, we promote an award winner and two honors books in each of the four award categories by producing/hosting reading, discussion, and activity guides for each title at our web site and by featuring the books at the Massachusetts table in the Pavilion of the States at the National Book Festival. The award and honors titles are also deposited in Special Collections at the State Library.
Massachusetts Book Award website
The 1st annual awards were made in 2001 (English, Member-written)
Massachusetts Book Awards

The Massachusetts Book Awards highlight the work of our vital contemporary writing community and encourage readers to do some "close reading" of those imaginative works created by the authors among us. Throughout the award year, we a list of "Must Reads " in each of four award categories -- fiction, nonfiction, poetry & children's/young adult literature -- that have been written by Massachusetts writers or about Massachusetts themes. We also publish an annual MassBook Census of Massachusetts books. In the Fall, we name promote an award winner in each of the categories. (English, Member-written)

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