School Library Journal Best Book of the Year2019

Given by School Library Journal

Other Names: School Library Journal Best Books
90 Works 36,678 Books 1,980 Reviews 4.2
Categories:
All, Chapter Book (6), Illus: Barbara McClintock (2), Middle Grade (13), Nonfiction (17), Picture Book (24), No Category (1,744)
Years:
All, 2023 (153), 2022 (149), 2021 (139), 2020 (92), 2019 (90), 2018 (80), 2017 (70), 2016 (66), 2015 (65), 2014 (70), 2013 (68), 2012 (65), 2011 (66), 2010 (60), 2009 (53), 2008 (67), 2007 (61), 2006 (86), 2005 (63), 2004 (57), 2003 (60), 2002 (77), 2000 (2), 1999 (3), 1998 (1), 1996 (1), 1995 (1), 1993 (1), 1992 (1), 1991 (1), 1990 (1), 1988 (1), 1986 (1), 1985 (1), 1983 (1), 1980 (1), 1979 (1), 1977 (1), 1974 (1), 1970 (1)
WorkYear
With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo
2019
How to Read a Book by Kwame Alexander
2019
The Undefeated by Kwame Alexander
2019
Love from A to Z by S. K. Ali
2019
The Line Tender by Kate Allen
2019
SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson
2019
This Was Our Pact by Ryan Andrews
2019
Peter & Ernesto: The Lost Sloths by Graham Annable
2019
A Royal Guide to Monster Slaying by Kelley Armstrong
2019
The Important Thing About Margaret Wise Brown by Mac Barnett
2019
Kingdom of Souls by Rena Barron
2019
VIRAL: The Fight Against AIDS in America by Ann Bausum
2019
Chick and Brain: Smell My Foot! by Cece Bell
2019
The Little Guys by Vera Brosgol
2019
Lion and Mouse by Jairo Buitrago
2019
King & Kayla and the Case of Found Fred by Dori Hillestad Butler
2019
A Queer History of the United States for Young People by Richie Chevat
2019
Camp Tiger by Susan Choi
2019
New Kid by Jerry Craft
2019
I Can Make This Promise by Christine Day
2019
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré by Anika Aldamuy Denise
2019
Never Caught: The Story of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington's Courageous Slave Who Dared to Run Away [Young Readers Edition] by Erica Armstrong Dunbar
2019
An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
2019
This Place: 150 Years Retold by Alicia Elliott
2019
Pet by Akwaeke Emezi
2019
Soaring Earth: A Companion Memoir to Enchanted Air by Margarita Engle
2019
Yasmin in Charge by Saadia Faruqi
2019
The Scarecrow by Beth Ferry
2019
Birdsong by Julie Flett
2019
The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart
2019
I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir by Malaka Gharib
2019
Best Friends by Shannon Hale
2019
Field Trip to the Moon by John Hare
2019
Troublemaker for Justice: The Story of Bayard Rustin, the Man Behind the March on Washington by Jacqueline Houtman
2019
¡Vamos! Let's Go to the Market (English and Spanish Edition) by Raul Gonzalez Iii
2019
Lalani of the Distant Sea by Erin Entrada Kelly
2019
Snail and Worm All Day: Three Stories About Two Friends by Tina Kügler
2019
Dig by A. S. King
2019
Gender Queer: A Memoir by Maia Kobabe
2019
The Thing About Bees: A Love Letter by Shabazz Larkin
2019
The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee
2019
For Black Girls Like Me by Mariama J. Lockington
2019
When Aidan Became a Brother by Kyle Lukoff
2019
Going Down Home with Daddy by Kelly Starling Lyons
2019
Light It Up by Kekla Magoon
2019
Heroine by Mindy McGinnis
2019
Queen of the Sea by Dylan Meconis
2019
Juana and Lucas: Big Problemas by Juana Medina
2019
We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia
2019
Poof! A Bot! (The Adventures of Zip) by David Milgrim
2019
Saturday by Oge Mora
2019
The Proudest Blue: A Story of Hijab and Family by Ibtihaj Muhammad
2019
Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard
2019
How High the Moon by Karyn Parsons
2019
Forward Me Back to You by Mitali Perkins
2019
Puppy Truck by Brian Pinkney
2019
Girls Like Us by Randi Pink
2019
Hey, Water! by Antoinette Portis
2019
My Papi Has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero
2019
A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Moore Ramée
2019
Truman by Jean Reidy
2019
Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks by Jason Reynolds
2019
Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds
2019
Another by Christian Robinson
2019
Thirteen Doorways, Wolves Behind Them All by Laura Ruby
2019
Fox & Chick: The Quiet Boat Ride: and Other Stories by Sergio Ruzzier
2019
The Moon Within by Aida Salazar
2019
Harold & Hog Pretend For Real! by Dan Santat
2019
Born to Fly: The First Women's Air Race Across America by Steve Sheinkin
2019
The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden by Heather Smith
2019
Small in the City by Sydney Smith
2019
Charlie & Mouse Even Better: Book 3 by Laurel Snyder
2019
The Okay Witch by Emma Steinkellner
2019
My Body My Choice: The Fight for Abortion Rights by Robin Stevenson
2019
They Called Us Enemy by George Takei
2019
Harley Quinn: Breaking Glass by Mariko Tamaki
2019
Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me by Mariko Tamaki
2019
Guts by Raina Telgemeier
2019
Moth: An Evolution Story by Isabel Thomas
2019
It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book About Gender Identity by Theresa Thorn
2019
Stargazing by Jen Wang
2019
Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga
2019
Enemy Child: The Story of Norman Mineta, a Boy Imprisoned in a Japanese American Internment Camp During World War II by Andrea Warren
2019
Watch Us Rise by Renée Watson
2019
Who is the Mystery Reader? by Mo Willems
2019
Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams
2019
A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation by Barry Wittenstein
2019
Frankly in Love by David Yoon
2019
We Are Displaced: My Journey and Stories from Refugee Girls Around the World by Malala Yousafzai
2019
Black Enough: Stories of Being Young and Black in America by Ibi Zoboi
2019

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