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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
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Todos, 2023 (12), 2022 (12), 2021 (12), 2020 (11), 2019 (12), 2018 (12), 2017 (12), 2016 (12), 2015 (6), 2014 (6), 2013 (5), 2012 (12), 2011 (12), 2010 (12), 2009 (12), 2008 (3), 2007 (4), 2006 (3), 2005 (3), 2004 (3), 2003 (3), 2002 (4), 2001 (5)

Winner 23

Honor Book 41

ObraAno
Horse de Geraldine Brooks2023
Our Missing Hearts de Celeste Ng2023
An Ordinary Wonder de Buki Papillon2022
Leaving Coy's Hill: A Novel de Katherine A. Sherbrooke2022
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel de Jennifer Rosner2021
Inheritors de Asako Serizawa2021
The Limits of the World de Jennifer Acker2020
Big Giant Floating Head de Christopher Boucher2020
Everything Here Is Beautiful de Mira T. Lee2019
The Third Hotel de Laura Van den Berg2019
The World of Tomorrow de Brendan Mathews2018
Little Fires Everywhere de Celeste Ng2018
The Rope: A Novel de Kanan Makiya2017
Say No More de Hank Phillippi Ryan2017
Only the Strong de Jabari Asim2016
Honey from the Lion de Matthew Neill Null2016
The Muralist de B. A. Shapiro2016
Defending Jacob de William Landay2013
Cascade de Maryanne O'Hara2013
The Art Forger de B. A. Shapiro2013
American Savior: A Novel of Divine Politics de Roland Merullo2009
The Air We Breathe de Andrea Barrett2008
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories de Jim Shepard2008
Failed States de Noam Chomsky2007
Jump at the Sun de Kim McLarin2007
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life de Mameve Medwed2007
Hedwig and Berti de Frieda Arkin2006
Flashback de Gary Braver2006
Love in the Asylum de Lisa Carey2005
Inheritance de Lan Samantha Chang2005
Reunion de Alan Lightman2004
Operation Monsoon: Stories de Shona Ramaya2004
My Life in Heavy Metal de Steve Almond2003
Cloud Cuckoo Land de Naomi Mitchison2003
The Bostons de Carolyn Cooke2002
Yellow: Stories de Don Lee2002
Eva Moves the Furniture de Margot Livesey2002
The Family Orchard de Nomi Eve2001
Properties of Light de Rebecca Goldstein2001
The River King de Alice Hoffman2001
The Diagnosis de Alan Lightman2001

Must-Read (Longlist) 188

ObraAno
The Miraculous True History of Nomi Ali de Uzma Aslam Khan2023
Horse de Geraldine Brooks2023
Our Missing Hearts de Celeste Ng2023
Atomic Anna de Rachel Barenbaum2023
The Beckoning World: A Novel de Douglas Bauer2023
How to Fall Out of Love Madly: A Novel de Jana Casale2023
Tides de Sara Freeman2023
Shadows of Berlin de David R. Gillham2023
Vigil Harbor de Julia Glass2023
Thank You, Mr. Nixon: Stories from the Transformation de Gish Jen2023
Pictures of the Shark: Stories de Thomas H. McNeely2023
Tracy Flick Can't Win de Tom Perrotta2023
The Book of Form and Emptiness de Ruth Ozeki2022
An Ordinary Wonder de Buki Papillon2022
Leaving Coy's Hill: A Novel de Katherine A. Sherbrooke2022
The Smash-Up de Ali Benjamin2022
Love Like That: Stories de Emma Duffy-Comparone2022
Libertie de Kaitlyn Greenidge2022
Something Wild: A Novel de Hanna Halperin2022
The Human Zoo de Sabina Murray2022
Phase Six de Jim Shepard2022
Hold Me Down de Clea Simon2022
The Summoning: A Novel de J. P. Smith2022
The Playwright's House de Dariel Suarez2022
The Bear de Andrew Krivak2021
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel de Jennifer Rosner2021
Inheritors de Asako Serizawa2021
Master of Poisons de Andrea Hairston2021
Everyone on the Moon is Essential Personnel de Julian K. Jarboe2021
The Resisters de Gish Jen2021
The Boy in the Field de Margot Livesey2021
Monogamy de Sue Miller2021
Impersonation de Heidi Pitlor2021
Saint X: A Novel de Alexis Schaitkin2021
Survivor Song de Paul Tremblay2021
Separation Anxiety de Laura Zigman2021
On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous de Ocean Vuong2020
The Limits of the World de Jennifer Acker2020
Big Giant Floating Head de Christopher Boucher2020
Bunny de Mona Awad2020
Leading Men de Christopher Castellani2020
Blue Hours: A Novel de Daphne Kalotay2020
Repentance de Andrew Lam2020
Wake, Siren: Ovid Resung de Nina MacLaughlin2020
This Is Not a Love Song de Brendan Mathews2020
The Age of Light de Whitney Scharer2020
The Lesson de Cadwell Turnbull2020
The Unmade World de Steve Yarbrough2019
Everything Here Is Beautiful de Mira T. Lee2019
The Third Hotel de Laura Van den Berg2019
The Optimistic Decade de Heather Abel2019
Gone So Long de Andre III Dubus2019
Early Work de Andrew Martin2019
Bound for Gold: A Peter Fallon Novel of the California Gold Rush (Peter Fallon and Evangeline Carrington) de William Martin2019
Ultraviolet: A Novel de Suzanne Matson2019
The Garden Party: A Novel de Grace Dane Mazur2019
My Ex-Life: A Novel de Stephen McCauley2019
Theory of Bastards de Audrey Schulman2019
The Cabin at the End of the World de Paul Tremblay2019
The Chalk Artist de Allegra Goodman2018
The World of Tomorrow de Brendan Mathews2018
Little Fires Everywhere de Celeste Ng2018
The Fifth Petal de Brunonia Barry2018
The River at Night de Erica Ferencik2018
Mikhail and Margarita de Julie Himes2018
The Rules of Magic de Alice Hoffman2018
I Was Trying to Describe What it Feels Like: New and Selected Stories de Noy Holland2018
Feast of Sorrow: A Novel of Ancient Rome de Crystal King2018
The Burning Girl de Claire Messud2018
The Widow of Wall Street: A Novel de Randy Susan Meyers2018
World Enough de Clea Simon2018
Mercury: A Novel de Margot Livesey2017
The Rope: A Novel de Kanan Makiya2017
Say No More de Hank Phillippi Ryan2017
The Whale: A Love Story: A Novel de Mark Beauregard2017
Modern Girls de Jennifer S. Brown2017
Pretend I'm Your Friend de MB Caschetta2017
Heat and Light de Jennifer Haigh2017
Will Do Magic for Small Change de Andrea Hairston2017
Bottomland: A Novel de Michelle Hoover2017
Valiant Gentlemen de Sabina Murray2017
How Will I Know You?: A Novel de Jessica Treadway2017
Georgia: A Novel of Georgia O'Keeffe de Dawn Tripp2017
A Head Full of Ghosts de Paul Tremblay2016
Only the Strong de Jabari Asim2016
Honey from the Lion de Matthew Neill Null2016
The Muralist de B. A. Shapiro2016
The Secret Chord de Geraldine Brooks2016
The Rumor de Elin Hilderbrand2016
The Marriage of Opposites de Alice Hoffman2016
Bird: A Novel de Noy Holland2016
On Hurricane Island de Ellen Meeropol2016
Honeydew de Edith Pearlman2016
The Last Bookaneer de Matthew Pearl2016
Find Me de Laura Van den Berg2016
Everything I Never Told You de Celeste Ng2015
The Boston Girl de Anita Diamant2015
Remember Me Like This de Bret Anthony Johnston2015
American Romantic de Ward Just2015
Accidents of Marriage de Randy Susan Meyers2015
All We Had de Annie Weatherwax2015
News from Heaven: The Bakerton Stories de Jennifer Haigh2014
Together Tea de Marjan Kamali2014
Along the Watchtower de David Litwack2014
Vatican Waltz de Roland Merullo2014
The Hanging Judge: A Novel de Michael Ponsor2014
The Celestials: A Novel de Karen Shepard2014
The Technologists de Matthew Pearl2013
Defending Jacob de William Landay2013
Cascade de Maryanne O'Hara2013
The Art Forger de B. A. Shapiro2013
Three Parts Dead de Max Gladstone2013
Alice Bliss: A Novel de Laura Harrington2012
Caleb's Crossing de Geraldine Brooks2012
The Grief of Others de Leah Hager Cohen2012
Broken Irish de Edward J. Delaney2012
The Red Garden de Alice Hoffman2012
The Language of the Sea: A Novel de James MacManus2012
The Talk-Funny Girl: A Novel de Roland Merullo2012
The Night Circus de Erin Morgenstern2012
Light from a Distant Star de Mary McGarry Morris2012
Binocular Vision: New & Selected Stories de Edith Pearlman2012
The Leftovers de Tom Perrotta2012
All Cry Chaos de Leonard Rosen2012
World and Town de Gish Jen2011
The Postmistress de Sarah Blake2011
The Secret Life of Emily Dickinson: A Novel de Jerome Charyn2011
The Widower's Tale de Julia Glass2011
36 Arguments for the Existence of God: A Work of Fiction de Rebecca Goldstein2011
The Quickening de Michelle Hoover2011
The Wolves of Andover de Kathleen Kent2011
Moonlight Mile de Dennis Lehane2011
The Murderer's Daughters de Randy Susan Meyers2011
Captivity de Deborah Noyes2011
This Must Be the Place de Kate Racculia2011
Safe from the Neighbors de Steve Yarbrough2011
Woodsburner de John Pipkin2010
Four Freedoms de John Crowley2010
Day After Night de Anita Diamant2010
Shelter Me de Juliette Fay2010
Stealing Fatima: A Novel de Frank X. Gaspar2010
The Story Sisters de Alice Hoffman2010
The History of Now de Daniel Klein2010
Hound de Vincent McCaffrey2010
The Last Dickens de Matthew Pearl2010
Lark and Termite de Jayne Anne Phillips2010
Triple Time de Anne Sanow2010
Mrs. Somebody Somebody de Tracy Winn2010
As memórias do livro de Geraldine Brooks2009
American Savior: A Novel of Divine Politics de Roland Merullo2009
A Better Angel: Stories de Chris Adrian2009
Requiem, Mass.: A Novel de John Dufresne2009
Map of Ireland: A Novel de Stephanie Grant2009
The Condition de Jennifer Haigh2009
Blindspot de Jane Kamensky2009
The Heretic's Daughter de Kathleen Kent2009
The Given Day de Dennis Lehane2009
The Foreigner de Francie Lin2009
The End de Salvatore Scibona2009
The World Before Her de Deborah Weisgall2009
The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao de Junot Díaz2008
The Air We Breathe de Andrea Barrett2008
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories de Jim Shepard2008
The Emperor's Children de Claire Messud2007
Failed States de Noam Chomsky2007
Jump at the Sun de Kim McLarin2007
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life de Mameve Medwed2007
The Season of Open Water: A Novel de Dawn Tripp2006
Hedwig and Berti de Frieda Arkin2006
Flashback de Gary Braver2006
Project X de Jim Shepard2005
Love in the Asylum de Lisa Carey2005
Inheritance de Lan Samantha Chang2005
A Kiss from Maddalena de Christopher Castellani2004
Reunion de Alan Lightman2004
Operation Monsoon: Stories de Shona Ramaya2004
Sea Room de Norman G. Gautreau2003
My Life in Heavy Metal de Steve Almond2003
Cloud Cuckoo Land de Naomi Mitchison2003
Mystic River de Dennis Lehane2002
The Bostons de Carolyn Cooke2002
Yellow: Stories de Don Lee2002
Eva Moves the Furniture de Margot Livesey2002
MotherKind de Jayne Anne Phillips2001
The Family Orchard de Nomi Eve2001
Properties of Light de Rebecca Goldstein2001
The River King de Alice Hoffman2001
The Diagnosis de Alan Lightman2001

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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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