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YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction
The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a November 1 - October 31 publishing year. The award winner is announced annually at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting Youth Media awards, with a shortlist of up to five titles named the first week of December.
Winners at the Curriculum Center or Main Library
2017 - March. Book Three by
Call Number: Main Library E840.8.L43 A3 2016
Through relentless direct action, SNCC continues to force the nation to confront its own blatant injustice, but for every step forward, the danger grows more intense: Jim Crow strikes back through legal tricks, intimidation, violence, and death. This book is about the Civil Rights Movement.
2013 - Bomb by
Call Number: GSCC 623.45119 Sheinkin
2012 - Notorious Benedict Arnold by
Call Number: GSCC FIC Sheinkin
2011 - Janis Joplin by
Call Number: GSCC 921 JOP
Honors at the Curriculum Center or Main Library