National Book Awards Longlist for Young People's Literature 2019

Shout

Shout

Laurie Halse Anderson

A personal story of the lifelong impact of rape and a call to action in the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp

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Kiss Number 8

Kiss Number 8

Colleen AF Venable, Ellen T. Crenshaw

A layered, funny, sharp-edged story of teen sexuality and family secrets.

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Pet

Pet

Akwaeke Emezi

In their riveting and timely young adult debut, acclaimed novelist Akwaeke Emezi asks difficult questions about what choices a young person can make when the adults around them are in denial.

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A Place to Belong

A Place to Belong

Cynthia Kadohata, Julia Kuo

Twelve-year-old Hanako and her family, reeling from their confinement in an internment camp, renounce their American citizenship to move to Hiroshima, a city devastated by the atomic bomb dropped by Americans.

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Patron Saints of Nothing

Patron Saints of Nothing

Randy Ribay

When Jay Reguero hears of his cousin Jun's death, everything changes. Although years have passed since they were last in contact, the stories about Jun just don't fit with the boy Jay knew. Hoping to uncover the truth, Jay travels...

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Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All

Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All

Laura Ruby

From the author of Printz Medal winner Bone Gap comes the unforgettable story of two young women--one living, one dead--dealing with loss, desire, and the fragility of the American dream during WWII.

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1919 the Year That Changed America

1919 the Year That Changed America

Martin W Sandler

Acclaimed author Sandler examines the pinnacle events of 1919 and their relevance to significant issues in American life today.

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Out Of Salem

Out Of Salem

Hal Scrieve

Genderqueer fourteen-year-old Z Chilworth has to adjust quickly to their new status as a zombie after waking from death from a car crash that killed their parents and sisters.

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Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks

Jason Reynolds, Alexander Nabaum

From National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestselling author Jason Reynolds comes a novel told in ten blocks, showing all they different directions a walk home can take.

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