Book AwardsMassachusetts Book Awards, Honor Book

Works (144)

Bewitched Playground by David RivardPoetry, 2001
Constant Turmoil: The Politics of Industrial Life in Nineteenth-Century New England by Mary H. BlewettNonfiction, 2001
The Diagnosis by Alan LightmanFiction, 2001
The Disappearing Island by Corinne DemasChildren’s Picture Book, 2001
Dory Story by Jerry PallottaChildren’s Picture Book, 2001
The Family Orchard by Nomi EveFiction, 2001
Fire & Roses: The Burning of the Charlestown Convent, 1834 by Nancy Lusignan SchultzNonfiction, 2001
Gathering Blue by Lois LowryChildren’s / Young Adult, 2001
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? by Jane YolenChildren’s Picture Book, 2001
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex by Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction, 2001
The Janitor's Boy by Andrew ClementsChildren’s / Young Adult, 2001
The Leaf and the Cloud: A Poem by Mary OliverPoetry, 2001
Learning To Swim by Ann TurnerChildren’s / Young Adult, 2001
A Mayan Astronomer in Hell's Kitchen: Poems by Martín EspadaPoetry, 2001
Multitudes: Poems Selected & New by Afaa Michael WeaverPoetry, 2001
Properties of Light by Rebecca GoldsteinFiction, 2001
Red Sox Century: The Definitive History of Baseball's Most Storied Franchise, Expanded and Updated by Richard A. JohnsonNonfiction, 2001
The River King by Alice HoffmanFiction, 2001
The Seven Ages by Louise GlückPoetry, 2001
Zachary's Ball by Matt TavaresChildren’s Picture Book, 2001
The Bostons by Carolyn CookeFiction, 2002
Eva Moves the Furniture by Margot LiveseyFiction, 2002
Gracefully Insane: Life and Death Inside America's Premier Mental Hospital by Alex BeamNon-Fiction, 2002
Memoir of the Hawk: Poems by James TatePoetry, 2002
Mountain Pose by Nancy Hope WilsonChildren’s / Young Adult, 2002
Oubliette by Peter RichardsPoetry, 2002
Rocks in His Head by Carol Otis HurstChildren’s / Young Adult, 2002
Uphill Walkers: Portrait of a Family by Madeleine BlaisNonfiction, 2002
Yellow: Stories by Don LeeFiction, 2002
Among the Musk Ox People: Poems by Mary RueflePoetry, 2003
Black Livingstone: A True Tale of Adventure in the Nineteenth-Century Congo by Pagan KennedyNonfiction, 2003
Blind Huber: Poems by Nick FlynnPoetry, 2003
Choosing Naia: A Family's Journey by Mitchell ZuckoffNonfiction, 2003
Cloud Cuckoo Land by Naomi MitchisonFiction, 2003
Little Rat Sets Sail by Monika Bang-CampbellChildren's / Young Adult, 2003
My Life in Heavy Metal by Steve AlmondFiction, 2003
What Charlie Heard by Mordicai GersteinChildren's / Young Adult, 2003
The Big House: A Century in the Life of an American Summer Home by George Howe ColtNonfiction, 2004
Departure: Poems by Rosanna WarrenPoetry, 2004
Don't Say Ain't by Irene SmallsChildren's / Young Adult, 2004
Far Side of the Earth: Poems by Tom SleighPoetry, 2004
My Brothers' Flying Machine: Wilbur, Orville, and Me by Jane YolenChildren's / Young Adult, 2004
Operation Monsoon: Stories by Shona RamayaFiction, 2004
Reunion by Alan LightmanFiction, 2004
Sea of Glory: America's Voyage of Discovery, The U.S. Exploring Expedition, 1838-1842 by Nathaniel PhilbrickNonfiction, 2004
Blow Out the Moon by Libby KoponenChildren's / Young Adult, 2005
Fine Feathered Friends: Poems for Young People by Jane YolenChildren's / Young Adult, 2005
Goodbye to the Orchard: Poems by Steven CramerPoetry, 2005
Inheritance by Lan Samantha ChangFiction, 2005
Love in the Asylum by Lisa CareyFiction, 2005
Spirit and Flesh: Life in a Fundamentalist Baptist Church by James M. AultNonfiction, 2005
The Unsubscriber: Poems by Bill KnottPoetry, 2005
Washington's Crossing by David Hackett FischerNonfiction, 2005
Beneath The Streets Of Boston: Building America's First Subway by Joe McKendryChildren's / Young Adult, 2006
Flashback by Gary BraverFiction, 2006
Habitat: New And Selected Poems, 1965-2005 by Brendan GalvinPoetry, 2006
Hedwig and Berti by Frieda ArkinFiction, 2006
Mistress Bradstreet: The Untold Life of America's First Poet by Charlotte GordonNonfiction, 2006
Natural History by Dan ChiassonPoetry, 2006
The Old African by Julius LesterChildren's / Young Adult, 2006
A Sense of the Mysterious: Science and the Human Spirit by Alan LightmanNonfiction, 2006
Clementine by Sara PennypackerChildren's / Young Adult, 2007
Counting on Grace by Elizabeth WinthropChildren's / Young Adult, 2007
Failed States by Noam ChomskyFiction, 2007
God's Silence by Franz WrightPoetry, 2007
House of War: The Pentagon and the Disastrous Rise of American Power by James CarrollNonfiction, 2007
How Elizabeth Barrett Browning Saved My Life by Mameve MedwedFiction, 2007
Jump at the Sun by Kim McLarinFiction, 2007
The Republic of Poetry: Poems by Martín EspadaPoetry, 2007
The Air We Breathe by Andrea BarrettFiction, 2008
Bravo Zulu, Samantha! by Kathleen Benner DubleChildren's / Young Adult, 2008
Eden's Outcasts: The Story of Louisa May Alcott and Her Father by John MattesonNonfiction, 2008
Gulf Music: Poems by Robert PinskyPoetry, 2008
If No Moon (Crab Orchard Series in Poetry) by Moira LinehanPoetry, 2008
The Lemonade War (The Lemonade War Series) by Jacqueline DaviesChildren's/Young Adult, 2008
Leviathan: The History of Whaling in America by Eric Jay DolinNonfiction, 2008
Like You'd Understand, Anyway: Stories by Jim ShepardFiction, 2008
American Savior: A Novel of Divine Politics by Roland MerulloFiction, 2009
Impossible by Nancy WerlinChildren's/Young Adult, 2009
The Other Side of the Island by Allegra GoodmanChildren's/Young Adult, 2009
Sea Change: Poems by Jorie GrahamPoetry, 2009
Spring (National Poetry Series) by Oni BuchananPoetry, 2009
Through an Uncommon Lens: The Life and Photography of F. Holland Day by Patricia J. FanningNonfiction, 2009
White Heat by Brenda WineappleNonfiction, 2009
The Willoughbys by Lois LowryChildren's/Young Adult, 2009
The Art Forger by B. A. ShapiroFiction, 2013
Cascade by Maryanne O'HaraFiction, 2013
Clover Adams: A Gilded and Heartbreaking Life by Natalie DykstraNonfiction, 2013
Defending Jacob by William LandayFiction, 2013
Life in the second circle : poems by Michael CantorPoetry, 2013
Red Thread Sisters by Carol Antoinette PeacockChildren/Young Adult, 2013
There Goes Ted Williams: The Greatest Hitter Who Ever Lived by Matt TavaresChildren/Young Adult, 2013
We've Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children's March by Cynthia LevinsonChildren/Young Adult, 2013
Baba Yaga's Assistant by Marika McCoolaMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2016
The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly BlackMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2016
Growing Up Pedro: How the Martinez Brothers Made It from the Dominican Republic All the Way to the Major Leagues by Matt TavaresPicture Book and Early Reader, 2016
Honey from the Lion by Matthew Neill NullFiction, 2016
Ling & Ting: Together in All Weather by Grace LinPicture Book and Early Reader, 2016
Massacre on the Merrimack: Hannah Duston's Captivity and Revenge in Colonial America by Jay AtkinsonNonfiction, 2016
The Muralist by B. A. ShapiroFiction, 2016
Only the Strong by Jabari AsimFiction, 2016
The Quartet: Orchestrating the Second American Revolution, 1783-1789 by Joseph J. EllisNonfiction, 2016
Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad by M. T. AndersonMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2016
The Wright Brothers by David McCulloughNonfiction, 2016
You Nest Here With Me by Jane YolenPicture Book and Early Reader, 2016
And Then There Were Four by Nancy WerlinMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2018
The Banana-Leaf Ball: How Play Can Change the World by Katie Smith MilwayPicture Book/Early Reader, 2018
Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A. by Danielle S. AllenNonfiction, 2018
Fault Lines in the Constitution: The Framers, Their Fights, and the Flaws that Affect Us Today by Cynthia LevinsonMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2018
In the Still of the Night (Wave Books) by Dara WierPoetry, 2018
Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste NgFiction, 2018
Said Not Said: Poems by Fred MarchantPoetry, 2018
Sparkle Boy by Lesléa NewmanPicture Book/Early Reader, 2018
The True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire by Stephen KinzerNonfiction, 2018
The World of Tomorrow by Brendan MathewsFiction, 2018
Everything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. LeeFiction, 2019
The Game: Harvard, Yale, and America in 1968 by George Howe ColtNonfiction, 2019
Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett J. KrosoczkaMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2019
Into the Raging Sea: Thirty-Three Mariners, One Megastorm, and the Sinking of El Faro by Rachel SladeNonfiction, 2019
Lucy Castor Finds Her Sparkle by Natasha LoweMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2019
Ornitheology by Kevin McLellanPoetry, 2019
Pipsqueaks, Slowpokes, and Stinkers: Celebrating Animal Underdogs by Melissa StewartPicture Book/Early Reader, 2019
Rewilding by January Gill O'NeilPoetry, 2019
The Rough Patch by Brian LiesPicture Book/Early Reader, 2019
The Third Hotel by Laura Van den BergFiction, 2019
American Radicals: How Nineteenth-Century Protest Shaped the Nation by Holly JacksonNonfiction, 2020
Because by Mo WillemsPicture Book/Early Reader, 2020
Big Giant Floating Head by Christopher BoucherFiction, 2020
Black Radical: The Life and Times of William Monroe Trotter by Kerri K. GreenidgeNonfiction, 2020
The Boy in the Labyrinth: Poems (Akron Series in Poetry) by Oliver De la PazPoetry, 2020
Daniel's Good Day by Micha ArcherPicture Book/Early Reader, 2020
The Limits of the World by Jennifer AckerFiction, 2020
Midsummer's Mayhem by Rajani LaRoccaMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2020
Nightshade by Andrea CohenPoetry, 2020
Cross of Snow: A Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Nicholas A. Basbanesnot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2021
The Degenerates by J. Albert Mannnot in English Common KnowledgeMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2021
Inheritors by Asako Serizawanot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2021
Now It's Dark (Wesleyan Poetry Series) by Peter Gizzinot in English Common KnowledgePoetry, 2021
Seven Golden Rings: A Tale of Music and Math by Rajani LaRoccanot in English Common KnowledgePicture Book/Early Reader, 2021
Trowbridge Road by Marcella Pixleynot in English Common KnowledgeMiddle Grade/Young Adult, 2021
What Can a Body Do?: How We Meet the Built World by Sara Hendrennot in English Common KnowledgeNonfiction, 2021
Women in the Waiting Room by Kirun Kapurnot in English Common KnowledgePoetry, 2021
The Yellow Bird Sings: A Novel by Jennifer Rosnernot in English Common KnowledgeFiction, 2021
Zero Local: Next Stop: Kindness by Ethan Murrownot in English Common KnowledgePicture Book/Early Reader, 2021