The National Book Award Longlist for Young People’s Literature Has Arrived!

The National Book Award Longlist for Young People’s Literature Has Arrived!

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The National Book Foundation has announced the ten books being considered for the 2017 National Book Award in Young People’s Literature.   Time to put these novels on your book clubs’ radar and guess the winner! The finalists will be revealed on October 4th followed by the winners on November 15. While you’re waiting to hear the results, be sure to check out the book that has remained on The New York Times best sellers list, The Hate U Give, a Black Lives Matter-inspired debut novel by Angie Thomas.    The Hate U Give centers around Starr Carter, a 16-year-old who juggles between the poor …