Wizardmatch by Lauren MagazinerMystery in the Mansion by Lauren MagazinerAru Shah and the End of Time by Roshani ChokshiThe Burning Maze by Rick RiordanThe Unicorn Quest by Kamilla Benko
Middle Grade Novels of 2018
47th out of 569 books — 545 voters
Front Desk by Kelly YangThe Journey of Little Charlie by Christopher Paul CurtisThe Truth as Told by Mason Buttle by Leslie ConnorThe Parker Inheritance by Varian JohnsonLouisiana's Way Home by Kate DiCamillo
Mock Newbery 2019
14th out of 60 books — 115 voters

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi AdeyemiThe Baghdad Clock by Shahad Al RawiAn American Marriage by Tayari JonesThe Belles by Dhonielle ClaytonRainbirds by Clarissa Goenawan
2018 Books by Authors of Color/Native Authors
51st out of 433 books — 196 voters
Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi AdeyemiLove, Hate & Other Filters by Samira AhmedAmerican Panda by Gloria ChaoA Girl Like That by Tanaz BhathenaThe Belles by Dhonielle Clayton
2018 YA/MG Books With POC Leads
57th out of 243 books — 264 voters

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi AdeyemiThe Belles by Dhonielle ClaytonBingo Love by Tee FranklinDread Nation by Justina IrelandA Blade So Black by L.L. McKinney
Black Heroines 2018
24th out of 27 books — 8 voters
The Help by Kathryn StockettAhab's Wife, or The Star-Gazer by Sena Jeter NaslundAction Words by Shaune BordereThe Good Journey by Micaela GilchristThe Awakening by Kate Chopin
Notable American Women (Historical Fiction)
61st out of 73 books — 15 voters

Number the Stars by Lois LowryThe War that Saved My Life by Kimberly Brubaker BradleySomeone Named Eva by Joan M. WolfLily's Crossing by Patricia Reilly GiffThe Hundred Dresses by Eleanor Estes
Middle Grade Fiction set in the 1940s
223rd out of 231 books — 37 voters
Declan O'Duinne by Wayne GrantThe Art of the Swap by Kristine Carlson AsselinHardscrabble by Sandra DallasThe Night Diary by Veera HiranandaniShe Loves You by Ann Hood
Middle Grade Historical Fiction of 2018
30th out of 33 books — 5 voters

Ada Twist, Scientist by Andrea BeatyThe Journey by Francesca SannaHarvesting Hope by Kathleen Krull47,000 Beads by Koja AdeyohaVisiting Day by Jacqueline Woodson
Books for Woke Kids: Part I
11th out of 100 books — 2 voters
Tea with Milk by Allen SayThe Story of Ruby Bridges by Robert ColesOne Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-GarciaEsperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz RyanTorn Apart by Susan Aihoshi
Books on Race and Privilege For Kids Aged 5-12
58th out of 62 books — 4 voters

They Come in All Colors by Malcolm HansenAn American Marriage by Tayari JonesWhen They Call You a Terrorist by Patrisse Khan-CullorsBlack Girl Magic by Mahogany L. BrowneIncognegro by Mat Johnson
New Books by Black Authors
18th out of 77 books — 13 voters