Massachusetts Book Award2020

Given by Massachusetts Center for the Book

Outros Nomes: Mass Book Awards (Inglês), Massachusetts Must-Read (Inglês)
59 Works 13,264 Books 473 Reviews ½ 3.9
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
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Todos, 2023 (61), 2022 (63), 2021 (64), 2020 (59), 2019 (60), 2018 (60), 2017 (60), 2016 (60), 2015 (30), 2014 (24), 2013 (24), 2012 (48), 2011 (48), 2010 (48), 2009 (50), 2008 (12), 2007 (12), 2006 (12), 2005 (12), 2004 (12), 2003 (12), 2002 (13), 2001 (25)

Winner 5

Honor Book 10

Must-Read (Longlist) 59

ObraCategoriaAno
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous de Ocean VuongFiction2020
The Limits of the World de Jennifer AckerFiction2020
Big Giant Floating Head de Christopher BoucherFiction2020
Bunny de Mona AwadFiction2020
Leading Men de Christopher CastellaniFiction2020
Blue Hours: A Novel de Daphne KalotayFiction2020
Repentance de Andrew LamFiction2020
Wake, Siren: Ovid Resung de Nina MacLaughlinFiction2020
This Is Not a Love Song de Brendan MathewsFiction2020
The Age of Light de Whitney ScharerFiction2020
The Lesson de Cadwell TurnbullFiction2020
One for the Murphys de Lynda Mullaly HuntMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
Midsummer's Mayhem de Rajani LaRoccaMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
White Rose de Kip WilsonMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
The Next Great Paulie Fink de Ali BenjaminMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
XL de Scott BrownMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
The Waning Age de S. E. GroveMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
Revenge of the Red Club de Kim HarringtonMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid de Jeff KinneyMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
What Every Girl Should Know: Margaret Sanger's Journey de J. Albert MannMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
Every Moment After de Joseph MoldoverMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
1919 The Year That Changed America de Martin W. SandlerMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
Cilla Lee-Jenkins: The Epic Story de Susan TanMiddle Grade / Young Adult2020
The Body Papers de Grace TalusanNonfiction2020
Black Radical: The Life and Times of William Monroe Trotter de Kerri K. GreenidgeNonfiction2020
American Radicals: How Nineteenth-Century Protest Shaped the Nation de Holly JacksonNonfiction2020
Walk This Way: Run-DMC, Aerosmith, and the Song that Changed American Music Forever de Geoff EdgersNonfiction2020
Stony the Road: Reconstruction, White Supremacy, and the Rise of Jim Crow de Henry Louis Jr GatesNonfiction2020
Once More To The Rodeo: A Memoir de Calvin HennickNonfiction2020
The Soul of Care: The Moral Education of a Husband and a Doctor de Arthur KleinmanNonfiction2020
City on a Hill: Urban Idealism in America from the Puritans to the Present de Alex KriegerNonfiction2020
What We Will Become: A Mother, a Son, and a Journey of Transformation de Mimi LemayNonfiction2020
Womanish: A Grown Black Woman Speaks on Love and Life de Kim McLarinNonfiction2020
Some of My Friends Are...: The Daunting Challenges and Untapped Benefits of Cross-Racial Friendships de Deborah L. PlummerNonfiction2020
The Optimist's Telescope: Thinking Ahead in a Reckless Age de Bina VenkataramanNonfiction2020
¡Vamos! Let's Go to the Market (English and Spanish Edition) de Raul Gonzalez IiiPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Daniel's Good Day de Micha ArcherPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Because de Mo WillemsPicture Book / Early Reader2020
What Miss Mitchell Saw de Hayley BarrettPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Tiny Feet Between the Mountains de Hanna ChaPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Here and Now de Julia DenosPicture Book / Early Reader2020
The Hundred-Year Barn de Patricia MacLachlanPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Linus The Little Yellow Pencil de Scott MagoonPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Gittel's Journey: An Ellis Island Story de Lesléa NewmanPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Follow Chester!: A College Football Team Fights Racism and Makes History de Gloria Respress-churchwellPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Monument Maker: Daniel Chester French and the Lincoln Memorial de Linda Booth SweeneyPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Eek, You Reek!: Poems about Animals That Stink, Stank, Stunk de Jane YolenPicture Book / Early Reader2020
Battle Dress: Poems de Karen SkolfieldPoetry2020
Nightshade de Andrea CohenPoetry2020
The Boy in the Labyrinth: Poems (Akron Series in Poetry) de Oliver De la PazPoetry2020
Ugly Music de Diannely AntiguaPoetry2020
Soft Science de Franny ChoiPoetry2020
Memento Mori: poems de Charles CoePoetry2020
Little-Known Operas de Patrick DonnellyPoetry2020
The lord of everywhere : poems de John HodgenPoetry2020
Love and I: Poems de Fanny HowePoetry2020
Wonder Tissue de Hannah LarrabeePoetry2020
Here All Night de Jill McDonoughPoetry2020
Voices of Dogtown: poem arising out of a ghost town landscape de James R. ScrimgeourPoetry2020

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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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