Volunteer State Book AwardHigh School

Given by Tennessee Library Association

Altres noms: TASL Volunteer State Book Children's Choice Award (Anglès)
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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

mostra'n més 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. mostra'n menys

Stages:
Tots, Winner (133), Nominee (1,204), No Stage (2)
Categories:
Tots, 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), Juvenil (92), No Category (3)
Years:
Tots, 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 de Melissa Albert2024
The Life and Crimes of Hoodie Rosen de Isaac Blum2024
All That’s Left in the World de Erik J. Brown2024
Does My Body Offend You? de Mayra Cuevas2024
The Name She Gave Me de Betty Culley2024
Messy Roots: A Graphic Memoir of a Wuhanese American de Laura Gao2024
The Agathas de Kathleen Glasgow2024
The Weight of Blood de Tiffany D. Jackson2024
Inaugural Ballers: The True Story of the First US Women's Olympic Basketball Team de Andrew Maraniss2024
And We Rise de Erica Martin2024
I Kissed Shara Wheeler de Casey McQuiston2024
The Lesbiana's Guide to Catholic School de Sonora Reyes2024
Man-Made Monsters: Man Made Monsters de Andrea L. Rogers2024
Gallant de V. E. Schwab2024
Anatomy: A Love Story de Dana Schwartz2024
Victory. Stand! Raising My Fist for Justice de Tommie Smith2024
All My Rage de Sabaa Tahir2024
The Sunbearer Trials de Aiden Thomas2024
Hollow de Shannon Watters2024
This Golden State de Marit Weisenberg2024
Firekeeper's Daughter de Angeline Boulley2023
She Drives Me Crazy de Kelly Quindlen2023
The Electric Kingdom de David Arnold2023
Bluebird de Sharon Cameron2023
Black Birds in the Sky: The Story and Legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre de Brandy Colbert2023
Huda F Are You? de Huda Fahmy2023
Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI de David Grann2023
Defy the Night de Brigid Kemmerer2023
Revolution in Our Time: The Black Panther Party’s Promise to the People de Kekla Magoon2023
The Cost of Knowing de Brittney Morris2023
Punching Bag de Rex Ogle2023
Little Thieves de Margaret Owen2023
Can't Take That Away de Steven Salvatore2023
The Darkness Outside Us de Eliot Schrefer2023
I Must Betray You de Ruta Sepetys2023
Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians but Were Afraid to Ask de Anton Treuer2023
Needlework de Julia Watts2023
Disability Visibility: First-Person Stories from the Twenty-First Century de Alice Wong2023
From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement de Paula Yoo2023
In the Wild Light de Jeff Zentner2023
The Inheritance Games de Jennifer Lynn Barnes2022
Clap When You Land de Elizabeth Acevedo2022
The Light in Hidden Places de Sharon Cameron2022
We Are Not Free de Traci Chee2022
Flamer de Mike Curato2022
Dancing at the Pity Party de Tyler Feder2022
The Black Kids de Christina Hammonds Reed2022
They Went Left de Monica Hesse2022
Raybearer de Jordan Ifueko2022
Grown de Tiffany D. Jackson2022
This Is My America de Kim Johnson2022
The Extraordinaries de TJ Klune2022
Elatsoe de Darcie Little Badger2022
Be Not Far From Me de Mindy McGinnis2022
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning de Jason Reynolds2022
Today Tonight Tomorrow de Rachel Lynn Solomon2022
Cemetery Boys de Aiden Thomas2022
Concrete Rose de Angie Thomas2022
We Are Not from Here de Jenny Torres Sanchez2022
Dragon Hoops de Gene Luen Yang2022
Hey, Kiddo de Jarrett J. Krosoczka2021
Just Mercy (Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice de Bryan Stevenson2021
The Poet X de Elizabeth Acevedo2021
Children of Blood and Bone de Tomi Adeyemi2021
SHOUT de Laurie Halse Anderson2021
Girl Made of Stars de Ashley Herring Blake2021
Contagion de Erin Bowman2021
I Wish You All the Best de Mason Deaver2021
Spin de Lamar Giles2021
Dread Nation de Justina Ireland2021
Monday's Not Coming de Tiffany D. Jackson2021
Truly Devious de Maureen Johnson2021
More Than We Can Tell de Brigid Kemmerer2021
Darius the Great Is Not Okay de Adib Khorram2021
Dig de A. S. King2021
The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy de Mackenzi Lee2021
A Very Large Expanse of Sea de Tahereh Mafi2021
Blood Water Paint de Joy McCullough2021
Heroine de Mindy McGinnis2021
Like a Love Story de Abdi Nazemian2021
The Astonishing Color of After de Emily X. R. Pan2021
Patron Saints of Nothing de Randy Ribay2021
Sorcery of Thorns de Margaret Rogerson2021
Pumpkinheads de Rainbow Rowell2021
The Fountains of Silence de Ruta Sepetys2021
Dry de Neal Shusterman2021
What the Night Sings de Vesper Stamper2021
Four Three Two One de Courtney Stevens2021
On the Come Up de Angie Thomas2021
Frankly in Love de David Yoon2021
The Hate U Give de Angie Thomas2020
Speak de Laurie Halse Anderson2020
Wonder Woman: Warbringer de Leigh Bardugo2020
Far from the Tree de Robin Benway2020
The Cruel Prince de Holly Black2020
What to Say Next de Julie Buxbaum2020
Turtles All the Way Down de John Green2020
Devils Within de S. F. Henson2020
Dreamland Burning de Jennifer Latham2020
The Radius of Us de Marie Marquardt2020
Moxie de Jennifer Mathieu2020
One of Us Is Lying de Karen M. McManus2020
When Dimple Met Rishi de Sandhya Menon2020
Ramona Blue de Julie Murphy2020
Nemesis de Brendan Reichs2020
Nyxia de Scott Reintgen2020
Long Way Down de Jason Reynolds2020
A List of Cages de Robin Roe2020
The 57 Bus de Dashka Slater2020
Dear Martin de Nic Stone2020
Scythe de Neal Shusterman2019
The Forgetting de Sharon Cameron2019
Caraval de Stephanie Garber2019
The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club de Phillip Hoose2019
We Are the Ants de Shaun David Hutchinson2019
The Diabolic de S. J. Kincaid2019
Character, Driven de David Lubar2019
The Female of the Species de Mindy McGinnis2019
Burn Baby Burn de Meg Medina2019
Wires and Nerve, Volume 1 de Marissa Meyer2019
The Borden Murders: Lizzie Borden and the Trial of the Century de Sarah Miller2019
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood de Trevor Noah2019
Out of Darkness de Ashley Hope Pérez2019
The Shadow Queen de C. J. Redwine2019
If I Was Your Girl de Meredith Russo2019
Written in the Stars de Aisha Saeed2019
This Savage Song de V. E. Schwab2019
Highly Illogical Behavior de John Corey Whaley2019
The Sun is Also a Star de Nicola Yoon2019
The Serpent King de Jeff Zentner2019
Red Queen de Victoria Aveyard2018
The Wrath and the Dawn de Renée Ahdieh2018
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda de Becky Albertalli2018
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad de M. T. Anderson2018
Six of Crows de Leigh Bardugo2018
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics de Daniel James Brown2018
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans de Don Brown2018
Undertow de Michael Buckley2018
Saint Anything de Sarah Dessen2018
Not If I See You First de Eric Lindstrom2018
Dumplin' de Julie Murphy2018
The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly de Stephanie Oakes2018
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces de Isabel Quintero2018
All American Boys de Jason Reynolds2018
Bone Gap de Laura Ruby2018
Salt to the Sea de Ruta Sepetys2018
Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War de Steve Sheinkin2018
Challenger Deep de Neal Shusterman2018
The Cure for Dreaming de Cat Winters2018
Everything, Everything de Nicola Yoon2018
We Were Liars de E. Lockhart2017
The Crossover de Kwame Alexander2017
The Tyrant's Daughter de J.C. Carleson2017
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina de Michaela DePrince2017
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia de Candace Fleming2017
A Thousand Pieces of You de Claudia Gray2017
Poisoned Apples: Poems for You, My Pretty de Christine Heppermann2017
Breathe, Annie, Breathe de Miranda Kenneally2017
Glory O'Brien's History of the Future de A. S. King2017
Et donaré el sol de Jandy Nelson2017
All the Bright Places de Jennifer Niven2017
The Kiss of Deception de Mary E. Pearson2017
Positive: A Memoir de Paige Rawl2017
Fangirl de Rainbow Rowell2017
The Winner's Curse de Marie Rutkoski2017
Threatened de Eliot Schrefer2017
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights de Steve Sheinkin2017
Faking Normal de Courtney C. Stevens2017
Noggin de John Corey Whaley2017
The Shadow Hero de Gene Luen Yang2017
La cinquena onada de Rick Yancey2016
The Impossible Knife of Memory de Laurie Halse Anderson2016
The Naturals de Jennifer Lynn Barnes2016
The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World's Most Notorious Nazi de Neal Bascomb2016
The Lord of Opium de Nancy Farmer2016
Foul Trouble de John Feinstein2016
The Ocean at the End of the Lane de Neil Gaiman2016
Rapture Practice de Aaron Hartzler2016
Five Days in November de Clint Hill2016
Reality Boy de A. S. King2016
March: Book One de John Lewis2016
Far Far Away de Tom McNeal2016
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass de Meg Medina2016
Eleanor and Park de Rainbow Rowell2016
Endangered de Eliot Schrefer2016
The Raven Boys de Maggie Stiefvater2016
The Scar Boys de Len Vlahos2016
In the Shadow of Blackbirds de Cat Winters2016
For the Good of Mankind?: The Shameful History of Human Medical Experimentation de Vicki Oransky Wittenstein2016
Boy Nobody de Allen Zadoff2016
The Selection de Kiera Cass2015
The Drowned Cities de Paolo Bacigalupi2015
Shadow and Bone de Leigh Bardugo2015
Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different de Karen Blumenthal2015
The Diviners de Libba Bray2015
Anya's Ghost de Vera Brosgol2015
Don't Turn Around de Michelle Gagnon2015
Titanic: Voices From the Disaster de Deborah Hopkinson2015
The Opposite of Hallelujah de Anna Jarzab2015
Ask the Passengers de A. S. King2015
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March de Cynthia Levinson2015
Every Day de David Levithan2015
Cinder de Marissa Meyer2015
Ashfall de Mike Mullin2015
No Crystal Stair: A Documentary Novel of the Life and Work of Lewis Michaux, Harlem Bookseller de Vaunda Micheaux Nelson2015
Sons of the 613 de Michael Rubens2015
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe de Benjamin Alire Sáenz2015
Out of the Easy de Ruta Sepetys2015
Bomb: The Race to Build - and Steal - the World's Most Dangerous Weapon de Steve Sheinkin2015
Courage Has No Color, The True Story of the Triple Nickles: America's First Black Paratroopers de Tanya Lee Stone2015
Divergent de Veronica Roth2014
Forge de Laurie Halse Anderson2014
The Running Dream de Wendelin Van Draanen2014
My Name Is Not Easy de Debby Dahl Edwardson2014
No està escrit a les estrelles de John Green2014
Five Flavors of Dumb de Antony John2014
The Name of the Star de Maureen Johnson2014
Amy & Roger's Epic Detour de Morgan Matson2014
Hold Me Closer, Necromancer de Lish McBride2014
Under the Mesquite de Guadalupe Garcia McCall2014
Bamboo People de Mitali Perkins2014
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children de Ransom Riggs2014
Bluefish de Pat Schmatz2014
Okay for Now de Gary D. Schmidt2014
Between Shades of Gray de Ruta Sepetys2014
The Scorpio Races de Maggie Stiefvater2014
Daughter of Smoke & Bone de Laini Taylor2014
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland de Sally M. Walker2014
Where Things Come Back de John Corey Whaley2014
How to Save a Life de Sara Zarr2014
Matched de Ally Condie2013
Watersmeet de Ellen Jensen Abbott2013
Ship Breaker de Paolo Bacigalupi2013
They Called Themselves the K.K.K.: The Birth of an American Terrorist Group de Susan Campbell Bartoletti2013
Hush de Eishes Chayil2013
Revolution de Jennifer Donnelly2013
The War to End All Wars: World War I de Russell Freedman2013
Jane de April Lindner2013
I Am Number Four de Pittacus Lore2013
Notes from the Dog de Gary Paulsen2013
We Were Here de Matt de la Peña2013
The Things a Brother Knows de Dana Reinhardt2013
Three Rivers Rising: A Novel of the Johnstown Flood de Jame Richards2013
A Map of the Known World de Lisa Ann Sandell2013
Bruiser de Neal Shusterman2013
After Ever After de Jordan Sonnenblick2013
Somebody Everybody Listens To de Suzanne Supplee2013
Lips Touch: Three Times de Laini Taylor2013
The Mockingbirds de Daisy Whitney2013
The Curse of the Wendigo de Rick Yancey2013

Descripcions

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, Escrit per membres)
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, Escrit per membres)

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