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SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson
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The Goodreads Choice Award for Poetry came down to the wire and was probably the single most competitive category this year. Author Laurie Halse Anderson receives the honors for her powerful poetry memoir collection SHOUT. Anderson’s work, which includes the groundbreaking 1999 novel Speak, is often about and for survivors of sexual assault. SHOUT is also a National Book Award nominee for Young People’s Literature.

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