Award Winners and Nominees

2018 National Book Award Long List for Fiction

Publishers submitted a total of 368 books for the 2018 National Book Award for Fiction


* = Finalist

2018 National Book Award Long List for Young People's Literature

Publishers submitted a total of 325 books for the 2018 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature.


* = Finalist

2018 Man Booker Prize Nominees

The Man Booker Prize for Fiction is  awarded each year for the best novel originally written in English and published in the UK in the year of the prize, regardless of the nationality of the author. The novel must be an original work in English (not a translation) and must not be self-published.


2019 Caudill Nominees

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools.


2019 Bluestem Nominees

 The Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award


2019 Monarch Nominees

The Monarch Award: Illinois' K-3 Readers' Choice Award