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Given by Tennessee Library Association

Outros Nomes: TASL Volunteer State Book Children's Choice Award (Inglês)
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Purpose of the Award

The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of recently published children's and young adult literature of high quality to the

mostrar mais children and teens of Tennessee. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life‐long reading habits by encouraging students to read award‐worthy contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.


Its Unique Feature

The Volunteer State Book Award differs from awards such as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals in that students choose the book which receives the award each year. Tennessee students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade read or have read to them at least three of the twenty titles on the annual master list. They then vote for their favorite book.


Who May Participate?

Any public or private school or public library in Tennessee is eligible to participate. It is not required that the entire school be involved. Each participating school or library system must have a minimum of twelve of the twenty titles per division available.


How Books are Chosen

Twenty books that appeal to students in each grade category are selected by professional librarians and educators who work continuously with students in grades K‐12. Four separate lists are compiled each year.

Books may be fiction or nonfiction.

Only one title of any one author will be included on that year's list.

Only titles published in the current year of voting will be eligible.

Only books by authors residing in the United States are eligible. Authors who reside part‐time in the US are also eligible to receive the award.

Textbooks, anthologies, translations, and books from foreign publishers are not eligible.

Titles from vanity publishers or that have been self‐published are not eligible. Titles that are available only in digital format are likewise not eligible.

All books on the final list will have been read by a minimum of five members of the committee.


How to Vote

Students who have read or had read to them a minimum of three of the twenty books will be allowed to vote.

The library media specialist or public librarian will conduct the voting.

Digital ballots will be posted on the VSBA website. There will be no paper ballots.

Voting opens March 1st and closes April 30th. mostrar menos

Stages:
Todos, Winner (133), Nominee (1,204), No Stage (2)
Categorias:
Todos, Grades 10-12 (4), Grades 4-6 (24), Grades 7-12 (3), Grades 7-9 (4), Grades K-3 (25), High School (250), Intermediate (262), Middle School (250), Primary (289), Jovem Adulto (92), No Category (3)
Anos:
Todos, 2024 (20), 2023 (20), 2022 (20), 2021 (30), 2020 (20), 2019 (20), 2018 (20), 2017 (20), 2016 (20), 2015 (20), 2014 (20), 2013 (20)

Winner 13

Nominee 250

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Our Crooked Hearts por Melissa Albert2024
The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen por Isaac Blum2024
All That’s Left in the World por Erik J. Brown2024
Does My Body Offend You? por Mayra Cuevas2024
The Name She Gave Me por Betty Culley2024
Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American por Laura Gao2024
The Agathas por Kathleen Glasgow2024
The Weight of Blood por Tiffany D. Jackson2024
Inaugural Ballers: The True Story of the First US Women's Olympic Basketball Team por Andrew Maraniss2024
And We Rise por Erica Martin2024
I Kissed Shara Wheeler por Casey McQuiston2024
The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School por Sonora Reyes2024
Man-Made Monsters: Man Made Monsters por Andrea L. Rogers2024
Gallant por V. E. Schwab2024
Anatomy: A Love Story por Dana Schwartz2024
Victory. Stand! Raising My Fist for Justice por Tommie Smith2024
All My Rage por Sabaa Tahir2024
The Sunbearer Trials por Aiden Thomas2024
Hollow por Shannon Watters2024
This Golden State por Marit Weisenberg2024
Firekeeper's Daughter por Angeline Boulley2023
She Drives Me Crazy por Kelly Quindlen2023
The Electric Kingdom por David Arnold2023
Bluebird por Sharon Cameron2023
Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre por Brandy Colbert2023
Huda F Are You? por Huda Fahmy2023
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI por David Grann2023
Defy the Night por Brigid Kemmerer2023
Revolution in Our Time: The Black Panther Party’s Promise to the People por Kekla Magoon2023
The Cost of Knowing por Brittney Morris2023
Punching Bag por Rex Ogle2023
Little Thieves por Margaret Owen2023
Can't Take That Away por Steven Salvatore2023
The Darkness Outside Us por Eliot Schrefer2023
I Must Betray You por Ruta Sepetys2023
Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians but Were Afraid to Ask por Anton Treuer2023
Needlework por Julia Watts2023
Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century por Alice Wong2023
From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement por Paula Yoo2023
In the Wild Light por Jeff Zentner2023
The Inheritance Games por Jennifer Lynn Barnes2022
Clap When You Land por Elizabeth Acevedo2022
The Light in Hidden Places por Sharon Cameron2022
We Are Not Free por Traci Chee2022
Flamer por Mike Curato2022
Dancing at the Pity Party por Tyler Feder2022
The Black Kids por Christina Hammonds Reed2022
They Went Left por Monica Hesse2022
Raybearer por Jordan Ifueko2022
Grown por Tiffany D. Jackson2022
This Is My America por Kim Johnson2022
The Extraordinaries por TJ Klune2022
Elatsoe por Darcie Little Badger2022
Be Not Far From Me por Mindy McGinnis2022
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning por Jason Reynolds2022
Today Tonight Tomorrow por Rachel Lynn Solomon2022
Cemetery Boys por Aiden Thomas2022
Concrete Rose por Angie Thomas2022
We Are Not from Here por Jenny Torres Sanchez2022
Dragon Hoops por Gene Luen Yang2022
Hey, Kiddo por Jarrett J. Krosoczka2021
Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice por Bryan Stevenson2021
The Poet X por Elizabeth Acevedo2021
Children of Blood and Bone por Tomi Adeyemi2021
SHOUT por Laurie Halse Anderson2021
Girl Made of Stars por Ashley Herring Blake2021
Contagion por Erin Bowman2021
I Wish You All the Best por Mason Deaver2021
Spin por Lamar Giles2021
Dread Nation por Justina Ireland2021
Monday's Not Coming por Tiffany D. Jackson2021
Truly Devious por Maureen Johnson2021
More Than We Can Tell por Brigid Kemmerer2021
Darius the Great Is Not Okay por Adib Khorram2021
Dig por A. S. King2021
The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy por Mackenzi Lee2021
A Very Large Expanse of Sea por Tahereh Mafi2021
Blood Water Paint por Joy McCullough2021
Heroine por Mindy McGinnis2021
Like a Love Story por Abdi Nazemian2021
The Astonishing Color of After por Emily X. R. Pan2021
Patron Saints of Nothing por Randy Ribay2021
Sorcery of Thorns por Margaret Rogerson2021
Pumpkinheads por Rainbow Rowell2021
The Fountains of Silence por Ruta Sepetys2021
Dry por Neal Shusterman2021
What the Night Sings por Vesper Stamper2021
Four Three Two One por Courtney Stevens2021
On the Come Up por Angie Thomas2021
Frankly in Love por David Yoon2021
The Hate U Give por Angie Thomas2020
Speak por Laurie Halse Anderson2020
Wonder Woman: Warbringer por Leigh Bardugo2020
Far from the Tree por Robin Benway2020
The Cruel Prince por Holly Black2020
What to Say Next por Julie Buxbaum2020
Turtles All the Way Down por John Green2020
Devils Within por S. F. Henson2020
Dreamland Burning por Jennifer Latham2020
The Radius of Us por Marie Marquardt2020
Moxie por Jennifer Mathieu2020
One of Us Is Lying por Karen M. McManus2020
When Dimple Met Rishi por Sandhya Menon2020
Ramona Blue por Julie Murphy2020
Nemesis por Brendan Reichs2020
Nyxia por Scott Reintgen2020
Long Way Down por Jason Reynolds2020
A List of Cages por Robin Roe2020
The 57 Bus por Dashka Slater2020
Dear Martin por Nic Stone2020
Scythe por Neal Shusterman2019
The Forgetting por Sharon Cameron2019
Caraval por Stephanie Garber2019
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club por Phillip Hoose2019
We Are the Ants por Shaun David Hutchinson2019
The Diabolic por S. J. Kincaid2019
Character, Driven por David Lubar2019
The Female of the Species por Mindy McGinnis2019
Burn Baby Burn por Meg Medina2019
Wires and Nerve, Volume 1 por Marissa Meyer2019
The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century por Sarah Miller2019
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood por Trevor Noah2019
Out of Darkness por Ashley Hope Pérez2019
The Shadow Queen por C. J. Redwine2019
If I Was Your Girl por Meredith Russo2019
Written in the Stars por Aisha Saeed2019
This Savage Song por V. E. Schwab2019
Highly Illogical Behavior por John Corey Whaley2019
The Sun is Also a Star por Nicola Yoon2019
The Serpent King por Jeff Zentner2019
Red Queen por Victoria Aveyard2018
The Wrath and the Dawn por Renée Ahdieh2018
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda por Becky Albertalli2018
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad por M. T. Anderson2018
Six of Crows por Leigh Bardugo2018
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics por Daniel James Brown2018
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans por Don Brown2018
Undertow por Michael Buckley2018
Saint Anything por Sarah Dessen2018
Not If I See You First por Eric Lindstrom2018
Dumplin' por Julie Murphy2018
The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly por Stephanie Oakes2018
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces por Isabel Quintero2018
All American Boys por Jason Reynolds2018
Bone Gap por Laura Ruby2018
Salt to the Sea por Ruta Sepetys2018
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War por Steve Sheinkin2018
Challenger Deep por Neal Shusterman2018
The Cure for Dreaming por Cat Winters2018
Everything, Everything por Nicola Yoon2018
We Were Liars por E. Lockhart2017
The Crossover por Kwame Alexander2017
The Tyrant's Daughter por J.C. Carleson2017
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina por Michaela DePrince2017
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia por Candace Fleming2017
A Thousand Pieces of You por Claudia Gray2017
Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty por Christine Heppermann2017
Breathe, Annie, Breathe por Miranda Kenneally2017
Glory O'Brien's History of the Future por A. S. King2017
I'll Give You the Sun por Jandy Nelson2017
All the Bright Places por Jennifer Niven2017
The Kiss of Deception por Mary E. Pearson2017
Positive: A Memoir por Paige Rawl2017
Fangirl por Rainbow Rowell2017
The Winner's Curse por Marie Rutkoski2017
Threatened por Eliot Schrefer2017
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights por Steve Sheinkin2017
Faking Normal por Courtney C. Stevens2017
Noggin por John Corey Whaley2017
The Shadow Hero por Gene Luen Yang2017
The 5th Wave por Rick Yancey2016
The Impossible Knife of Memory por Laurie Halse Anderson2016
The Naturals por Jennifer Lynn Barnes2016
The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi por Neal Bascomb2016
The Lord of Opium por Nancy Farmer2016
Foul Trouble por John Feinstein2016
The Ocean at the End of the Lane por Neil Gaiman2016
Rapture Practice por Aaron Hartzler2016
Five Days in November por Clint Hill2016
Reality Boy por A. S. King2016
March: Book One por John Lewis2016
Far Far Away por Tom McNeal2016
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass por Meg Medina2016
Eleanor and Park por Rainbow Rowell2016
Endangered por Eliot Schrefer2016
The Raven Boys por Maggie Stiefvater2016
The Scar Boys por Len Vlahos2016
In the Shadow of Blackbirds por Cat Winters2016
For the Good of Mankind?: The Shameful History of Human Medical Experimentation por Vicki Oransky Wittenstein2016
Boy Nobody por Allen Zadoff2016
The Selection por Kiera Cass2015
The Drowned Cities por Paolo Bacigalupi2015
Shadow and Bone por Leigh Bardugo2015
Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different por Karen Blumenthal2015
The Diviners por Libba Bray2015
Anya's Ghost por Vera Brosgol2015
Don't Turn Around por Michelle Gagnon2015
Titanic: Voices From the Disaster por Deborah Hopkinson2015
The Opposite of Hallelujah por Anna Jarzab2015
Ask the Passengers por A. S. King2015
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March por Cynthia Levinson2015
Every Day por David Levithan2015
Cinder por Marissa Meyer2015
Ashfall por Mike Mullin2015
No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller por Vaunda Micheaux Nelson2015
Sons of the 613 por Michael Rubens2015
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe por Benjamin Alire Sáenz2015
Out of the Easy por Ruta Sepetys2015
Bomb: The Race to Build - and Steal - the World's Most Dangerous Weapon por Steve Sheinkin2015
Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles: America's First Black Paratroopers por Tanya Lee Stone2015
Divergent por Veronica Roth2014
Forge por Laurie Halse Anderson2014
The Running Dream por Wendelin Van Draanen2014
My Name Is Not Easy por Debby Dahl Edwardson2014
The Fault in Our Stars por John Green2014
Five Flavors of Dumb por Antony John2014
The Name of the Star por Maureen Johnson2014
Amy & Roger's Epic Detour por Morgan Matson2014
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer por Lish McBride2014
Under the Mesquite por Guadalupe Garcia McCall2014
Bamboo People por Mitali Perkins2014
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children por Ransom Riggs2014
Bluefish por Pat Schmatz2014
Okay for Now por Gary D. Schmidt2014
Between Shades of Gray por Ruta Sepetys2014
The Scorpio Races por Maggie Stiefvater2014
Daughter of Smoke & Bone por Laini Taylor2014
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland por Sally M. Walker2014
Where Things Come Back por John Corey Whaley2014
How to Save a Life por Sara Zarr2014
Matched por Ally Condie2013
Watersmeet por Ellen Jensen Abbott2013
Ship Breaker por Paolo Bacigalupi2013
They Called Themselves the K.K.K.: The Birth of an American Terrorist Group por Susan Campbell Bartoletti2013
Hush por Eishes Chayil2013
Revolution por Jennifer Donnelly2013
The War to End All Wars: World War I por Russell Freedman2013
Jane por April Lindner2013
I Am Number Four por Pittacus Lore2013
Notes from the Dog por Gary Paulsen2013
We Were Here por Matt de la Peña2013
The Things a Brother Knows por Dana Reinhardt2013
Three Rivers Rising: A Novel of the Johnstown Flood por Jame Richards2013
A Map of the Known World por Lisa Ann Sandell2013
Bruiser por Neal Shusterman2013
After Ever After por Jordan Sonnenblick2013
Somebody Everybody Listens To por Suzanne Supplee2013
Lips Touch: Three Times por Laini Taylor2013
The Mockingbirds por Daisy Whitney2013
The Curse of the Wendigo por Rick Yancey2013

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Purpose of the Award

The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of recently published children's and young adult literature of high quality to the children and teens of Tennessee. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life‐long reading habits by encouraging students to read award‐worthy contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.


Its Unique Feature

The Volunteer State Book Award differs from awards such as the Newbery and Caldecott Medals in that students choose the book which receives the award each year. Tennessee students from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade read or have read to them at least three of the twenty titles on the annual master list. They then vote for their favorite book.


Who May Participate?

Any public or private school or public library in Tennessee is eligible to participate. It is not required that the entire school be involved. Each participating school or library system must have a minimum of twelve of the twenty titles per division available.


How Books are Chosen

Twenty books that appeal to students in each grade category are selected by professional librarians and educators who work continuously with students in grades K‐12. Four separate lists are compiled each year.

Books may be fiction or nonfiction.

Only one title of any one author will be included on that year's list.

Only titles published in the current year of voting will be eligible.

Only books by authors residing in the United States are eligible. Authors who reside part‐time in the US are also eligible to receive the award.

Textbooks, anthologies, translations, and books from foreign publishers are not eligible.

Titles from vanity publishers or that have been self‐published are not eligible. Titles that are available only in digital format are likewise not eligible.

All books on the final list will have been read by a minimum of five members of the committee.


How to Vote

Students who have read or had read to them a minimum of three of the twenty books will be allowed to vote.

The library media specialist or public librarian will conduct the voting.

Digital ballots will be posted on the VSBA website. There will be no paper ballots.

Voting opens March 1st and closes April 30th.

(English, Award granter)
URL: https://sites.google.com/view/volunteer-state-book-award/resources/helpful-tools/vsba-guidelines
Sponsored by the Tennessee Library Association and the Tennessee Association of School Librarians. (English, Member-written)
The purpose of the Volunteer State Book Award is to promote awareness, interest, and enjoyment of good new children's and young adult literature. The award also hopes to promote literacy and life-long reading habits by encouraging students to read quality contemporary literature which broadens understanding of the human experience and provides accurate, factual information. This award will honor outstanding books chosen annually by Tennessee students.
http://www.discoveret.org/tasl/vsba.htm (English, Member-written)

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