Echo by Pam Muñoz RyanThe War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker BradleyFish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly HuntCircus Mirandus by Cassie BeasleyGoodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead
2016 Mock Newbery
20th out of 104 books — 414 voters
Symphony for the City of the Dead by M.T. AndersonMost Dangerous by Steve SheinkinMike's Place by Jack BaxterThe Boys Who Challenged Hitler by Phillip HooseThe Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kamkwamba
YA Nonfiction 2015
2nd out of 24 books — 10 voters

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky AlbertalliBone Gap by Laura RubyA Little Life by Hanya YanagiharaBetween the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi CoatesFates and Furies by Lauren Groff
2015 National Book Awards Longlist
10th out of 40 books — 35 voters
Don't Thank Me for My Service by S Brian WillsonThe Politics of Deception by Patrick J SloyanLessons In Disaster by Gordon M. GoldsteinCatonsville Nine by Shawn Francis PetersReckless by Robert K. Brigham
The Politics of the Vietnam War (nonfiction)
9th out of 115 books — 5 voters

Echo by Pam Muñoz RyanFish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly HuntThe Honest Truth by Dan GemeinhartThe War That Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker BradleyGoodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead
Newbery 2016
18th out of 27 books — 40 voters
We Were Soldiers Once... and Young by Harold G. MooreA Bright Shining Lie by Neil SheehanA Rumor Of War by Philip CaputoMatterhorn by Karl MarlantesDispatches by Michael Herr
Vietnam War Books
174th out of 189 books — 99 voters

Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail HoneymanBefore We Were Yours by Lisa WingateThe Hate U Give by Angie ThomasA Man Called Ove by Fredrik BackmanLittle Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
2018: What the Over-35s Are Reading
2507th out of 2,769 books — 253 voters

Steve Jobs by Karen BlumenthalTitanic by Deborah HopkinsonWe've Got a Job by Cynthia LevinsonNo Crystal Stair by Vaunda Micheaux NelsonBomb by Steve Sheinkin
VSBA Non-Fiction Nominees (High School)
23rd out of 24 books — 1 voter
The Power by Naomi AldermanThis is How It Always Is by Laurie FrankelFactfulness by Hans RoslingSing, Unburied, Sing by Jesmyn WardBritt-Marie Was Here by Fredrik Backman
18-19 Book Club Possibilities
18th out of 29 books — 1 voter

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria RemarqueCatch-22 by Joseph HellerOn the Beach by Nevil ShuteSlaughterhouse-Five by Kurt VonnegutJohnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo
Anti-war literature
26th out of 98 books — 15 voters
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken KeseyThe Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom WolfeHowl and Other Poems by Allen GinsbergClover Blue by Eldonna Edwards1968 by Mark Kurlansky
The Counter-Culture of the 1960s (fiction and nonfiction)
225th out of 273 books — 99 voters

Exit, Pursued by a Bear by E.K. JohnstonFront Lines by Michael  GrantHighly Illogical Behavior by John Corey WhaleyThe Serpent King by Jeff ZentnerThe Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon
Rhode Island Teen Book Award Nominees 2018
13th out of 22 books — 2 voters
I Am Princess X by Cherie PriestRoller Girl by Victoria JamiesonThe Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie OakesOrbiting Jupiter by Gary D. SchmidtThe Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds
2018 Intermediate Sequoyah Nominees
15th out of 15 books — 2 voters

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi CoatesIf the Oceans Were Ink by Carla PowerVoyage of the Sable Venus and Other Poems by Robin Coste LewisFortune Smiles by Adam JohnsonA Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara
2015 National Book Awards Shortlist
18th out of 20 books — 7 voters
Master of Deceit by Marc AronsonMost Dangerous by Steve SheinkinSome Writer! by Melissa SweetColonel Theodore Roosevelt by David A. AdlerFlorence Nightingale by Catherine Reef
Young Adult Biographies
2nd out of 9 books — 1 voter

Echo by Pam Muñoz RyanGoodbye Stranger by Rebecca SteadDrowned City by Don  BrownThe Hired Girl by Laura Amy SchlitzRhythm Ride by Andrea Davis Pinkney
2016 SLJ Battle of the Kids' Books
16th out of 16 books — 2 voters

Star Wars by Jeffrey BrownThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas AdamsLittle Women by Louisa May Alcott1984 by George OrwellTreasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
PAUSD Middle Schools Summer Reading
71st out of 75 books — 2 voters

All American Boys by Jason ReynoldsAudacity by Melanie  CrowderBeyond the Body Farm by William M. BassBoys Don't Knit (in Public) by T.S. EastonThe Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown
2017 Read for a Lifetime booklist
19th out of 25 books — 1 voter
The Nightingale by Kristin HannahThe Girl on the Train by Paula HawkinsMe Before You by Jojo MoyesAll the Light We Cannot See by Anthony DoerrA Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman
2016: What Women Born In The 1970s Read in 2016
6075th out of 6,151 books — 683 voters

Me Before You by Jojo MoyesThe Girl on the Train by Paula HawkinsWinter by Marissa MeyerCinder by Marissa MeyerHarry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling
What we've read so far in 2016
8191st out of 8,300 books — 1,233 voters
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamilloIf You Decide to Go to the Moon by Faith McNultyLeaf Man by Lois EhlertThe Pox Party by M.T. AndersonThe Strongest Man in the World by Nicolas Debon
Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Winners
32nd out of 86 books — 1 voter